Below we’ve chosen our all-time favourite travel quotes. There are so many inspiring ones out there but we think these ones are the best travel quotes. Enjoy!

Best Travel Quotes

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” ~ Neale Donald Walsch

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” ~ Saint Augustine

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” ~ Mark Twain

“All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.” ~ Martin Buber

“The life you have led doesn’t need to be the only life you have.” ~ Anna Quindlen

“The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton

“I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” ~ Mary Anne Radmacher

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” ~ Anonymous

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” ~ Ibn Battuta

Best Travel Quotes

“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” ~ Tim Cahill

“The gladdest moment in human life, me thinks, is a departure into unknown lands.” ~ Sir Richard Burton

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” ~ Gustave Flaubert

“To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” ~ Freya Stark

“Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime.” ~ Mark Twain

“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ Andre Gide

“The use of traveling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see them as they are.” ~ Samuel Johnson

“We shall not cease from exploration, and at the end of our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.” ~ T.S. Eliot

“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” ~ Seneca

Best Travel Quotes

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” ~ Ray Bradbury

“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.” ~ James Michener

“Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.” ~ Babs Hoffman

“When overseas you learn more about your own country, than you do the place you’re visiting.” ~ Clint Borgen

“To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.” ~ Bill Bryson

“Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.” ~ Lawrence Block

“Not all those who wander are lost.” ~ J.R.R. Tolkien

Best Travel Quotes

“It is not down in any map; true places never are.” ~ Herman Melville

“How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else.” ~ R. Buckmeister Fuller

“A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” ~ Lao Tzu

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” ~ Henry Miller

“The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.” ~ Shirley MacLaine

“I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.” ~ Caskie Stinnett

“Once in a while it really hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.” ~ Alan Keightley

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” ~ Susan Sontag

“Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone.” ~ Wendell Berry

Best Travel Quotes

“There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it.” ~ Charles Dudley Warner

“Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” ~ Matthew Karsten

“To travel is to take a journey into yourself.” ~ Danny Kaye

“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it.” ~ George A. Moore

“Exploration is really the essence of human spirit.” ~ Frank Borman

“The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who… looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space… on the infinite highway of the air.” ~ Wilbur Wright



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