My Top 15 Travel Quotes

Sharing my top 15 travel quotes. These travel quotes are like messages found on the beach, beautiful, sometimes mysterious, can lift your spirits and can touch your intuitions.

1. If you’re not living on the edge, you’re taking up too much space. ~ Anonymous

2. To get away from one’s working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one’s self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change. ~ Charles Horton Cooley

3. Travelers never think that they are the foreigners. ~ Mason Cooley

4. Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness. ~ Ray Bradbury

5. There are only two emotions in a plane: boredom and terror. ~ Orson Welles

6. I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. ~ Mark Twain

7. A passport, as I’m sure you know, is a document that one shows to government officials whenever one reaches a border between countries, so the officials can learn who you are, where you were born, and how you look when photographed unflatteringly. ~ Lemony Snicket

8. The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see. ~ G.K. Chesterton

9. Man is an artifact designed for space travel. He is not designed to remain in his present biologic state any more than a tadpole is designed to remain a tadpole. ~ William S. Burroughs

10. If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears. ~ Cesare Pavese

11. If you travel first class, you think first class and you are more likely to play first class. ~ Ray Floyd

12. If somebody asked me about my inspiration I would say that it’s not the people and it’s not the things, it’s travel and experiencing different environments. ~ Marc Newson

13. You do not travel if you are afraid of the unknown, you travel for the unknown, that reveals you with yourself. ~ Ella Maillart

14. 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

15. Travel only with thy equals or thy betters; if there are none, travel alone. ~ The Dhammapada

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