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travel quotes (62)

Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuse himself by applying it, triumphantly, wherever he travels.
Henry B. Adams   Category: Travel

The time to enjoy a European trip is about three weeks after unpacking.
George Ade   Category: Travel

Travelling expands the mind rarely.
Hans Christian Andersen   Category: Travel

Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
Aristophanes   Category: Travel

I think a major element of jetlag is psychological. Nobody ever tells me what time it is at home.
David Attenborough   Category: Travel

The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
Saint Augustine   Category: Travel

Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.
Francis Bacon   Category: Travel

When the traveler goes alone he gets acquainted with himself.
Liberty Hyde Bailey   Category: Travel

The attention of a traveller, should be particularly turned, in the first place, to the various works of Nature, to mark the distinctions of the climates he may explore, and to offer such useful observations on the different productions as may occur.
William Bartram   Category: Travel

Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
Miriam Beard   Category: Travel

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
Hilaire Belloc   Category: Travel

In America there are two classes of travel - first class, and with children.
Robert Benchley   Category: Travel

Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.
William Blake   Category: Travel

When I'm in London I do have the convenience of being close to St James Park which is also good for me because it gives me an excuse to get out and get some much needed exercise!
David Blunkett   Category: Travel

Airline travel is hours of boredom interrupted by moments of stark terror.
Al Boliska   Category: Travel

The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes "sight-seeing."
Daniel J. Boorstin   Category: Travel

It is better to travel well than to arrive.
Buddha   Category: Travel

Traveling is the ruin of all happiness! There's no looking at a building after seeing Italy.
Fanny Burney   Category: Travel

Traveling, you realize that differences are lost: each city takes to resembling all cities, places exchange their form, order, distances, a shapeless dust cloud invades the continents.
Italo Calvino   Category: Travel

I love short trips to New York; to me it is the finest three-day town on earth.
James Cameron   Category: Travel

What does it mean to pre-board? Do you get on before you get on?
George Carlin   Category: Travel

My parents and my grandfather on my mom's side would travel the earth. They went to Australia and China, and they went to probably every soccer game I ever played.
Brandi Chastain   Category: Travel

The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description; one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
Lord Chesterfield   Category: Travel

The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.
Gilbert K. Chesterton   Category: Travel

I get pretty much all the exercise I need walking down airport concourses carrying bags.
Guy Clark   Category: Travel

I've always enjoyed traveling and having experience with different cultures and different people. But it's also a wonderful thing to be able to benefit and enable research, not only in our country but around the world.
Laurel Clark   Category: Travel

When I go on Japanese Airlines, I really love it because I like Japanese food.
Phil Collins   Category: Travel

Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
Benjamin Disraeli   Category: Travel

Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection.
Lawrence Durrell   Category: Travel

No matter where I've been overseas, the food stinks, except in Italy.
Carmen Electra   Category: Travel

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.
George Eliot   Category: Travel

Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water.
W. C. Fields   Category: Travel

If you travel first class, you think first class and you are more likely to play first class.
Ray Floyd   Category: Travel

Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
Al Gore   Category: Travel

A journey by Sea and Land, Five Hundred Miles, is not undertaken without money.
Lewis Hallam   Category: Travel

A wise traveler never despises his own country.
William Hazlitt   Category: Travel

It is not fit that every man should travel; it makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
William Hazlitt   Category: Travel

You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world.
William Hazlitt   Category: Travel

Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.
Ernest Hemingway   Category: Travel

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
Aldous Huxley   Category: Travel

One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more.
Thomas Jefferson   Category: Travel

He travels the fastest who travels alone.
Rudyard Kipling   Category: Travel

You get educated by traveling.
Solange Knowles   Category: Travel

A man travels the world in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.
George Edward Moore   Category: Travel

Travel, which was once either a necessity or an adventure, has become very largely a commodity, and from all sides we are persuaded into thinking that it is a social requirement, too.
Jan Morris   Category: Travel

To the lover of wilderness, Alaska is one of the most wonderful countries in the world.
John Muir   Category: Travel

We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Anais Nin   Category: Travel

Traveling is seeing; it is the implicit that we travel by.
Cynthia Ozick   Category: Travel

I am not a great cook, I am not a great artist, but I love art, and I love food, so I am the perfect traveller.
Michael Palin   Category: Travel

The trouble with travelling back later on is that you can never repeat the same experience.
Michael Palin   Category: Travel

My wife and I have so much fun when we travel and find anything... like stray cats and squirrels.
Eric Roberts   Category: Travel

I never make a trip to the United States without visiting a supermarket. To me they are more fascinating than any fashion salon.
Wallis Simpson   Category: Travel

On long haul flights I always drink loads and loads of water and eat light and healthy food.
Lisa Snowdon   Category: Travel

Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.
Susan Sontag   Category: Travel

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move.
Robert Louis Stevenson   Category: Travel

Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going.
Paul Theroux   Category: Travel

Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.
Paul Theroux   Category: Travel

You define a good flight by negatives: you didn't get hijacked, you didn't crash, you didn't throw up, you weren't late, you weren't nauseated by the food. So you are grateful.
Paul Theroux   Category: Travel

The hardest part is to travel, and to be away from your family.
Glenn Tipton   Category: Travel

In both business and personal life, I've always found that travel inspires me more than anything else I do. Evidence of the languages, cultures, scenery, food, and design sensibilities that I discover all over the world can be found in every piece of my jewelry.
Ivanka Trump   Category: Travel

Just got back from a pleasure trip: I took my mother-in-law to the airport.
Henny Youngman   Category: Travel

No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
Lin Yutang   Category: Travel