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Traveling Quotes


These are some of the best 'Traveling' quotations and sayings.

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

A lot of us first aspired to far-ranging travel and exocit adventures early in our teens; these ambitions are, in fact, adolescent in nature, which I find an inspiring idea. ... Thus, when we allow ourselves to imagine as we once did, we know, with a sudden jarring clarity, that if we don't go right now, we're never going to do it. And we'll be haunted by our unrealized dreams and know that we have sinned against ourselves gravely. See quote detail

As the Spanish proverb says, 'He who would bring home the wealth of the Indies, must carry the wealth of the Indies with him.' So it is with traveling. A man must carry knowledge with him if he would bring home knowledge.

Down to Gehenna or up to the throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.

Good company in a journey makes the way to seem the shorter.

I am fevered with the sunset, I am fretful with the bay, For the wander-thirst is on me And my soul is in Cathay.

I am living out my adolescent dream of travel and adventure.

I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.

It is fatal to know too much at the outset: boredom comes as quickly to the traveler who knows his route as to the novelist who is overcertain of his plot. See quote detail

That is the charm of a map. It represents the other side of the horizon where everything is possible. See quote detail

The more I see of other countries the more I love my own.

Travel teaches toleration.

Wanting to travel reflects a positive attitude. You want to see, to grow in experience, and presumably to become more whole as a human being. See quote detail

What I find is that you can do almost anything or go almost anywhere, if you're not in a hurry. See quote detail

When you travel you experience, in a very practical way, the act of rebirth. You confront completely new situations, the day passes more slowley, and on most journeys you don't even understand the language the people speak... You begin to be more accessible to others, because they may be able to help you in difficult situations. See quote detail