Quotes on Adventure And Travel

Voyage, travel, and change of place impart vigor Seneca the Younger

Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions. Peter Hoeg

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

Take only memories, leave only footprints. Chief Seattle

The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I met a lot of people in Europe. I even encountered myself. James A Baldwin

We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. Pico Iyer

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

Let your memory be your travel bag. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Without travel I would have wound up a little ignorant white Southern female, which was not my idea of a good life. Lauren Hutton

Adventure is worthwhile. Aristotle

Once more on my adventure brave and new. Robert Browning

And if travel is like love, it is, in the end, mostly because it's a heightened state of awareness, in which we are mindful, receptive, undimmed by familiarity and ready to be transformed. That is why the best trips, like the best love affairs, never really end. Pico Iyer

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

Please be a traveler, not a tourist. Try new things, meet new people, and look beyond what's right in front of you. Those are the keys to understanding this amazing world we live in. Andrew Zimmern

Adventure is a path. Real adventure - self-determined, self-motivated, often risky - forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth and you will bear witness. In this way you will be compelled to grapple with the limitless kindness and bottomless cruelty of humankind - and perhaps realize that you yourself are capable of both. This will change you. Nothing will ever again be black-and-white. Mark Jenkins

Life is a daring adventure, or nothing. Helen Keller

Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversations. Elizabeth Drew

I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand... Adventure is a state of mind and spirit. Jacqueline Cochran

NOT I - NOT ANYONE else, can travel that road for you, You must travel it for yourself. Walt Whitman

A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything. Laurence Sterne

Go at least once a year to a place you've never been before. Dalai Lama

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home. Dagobert D. Runes

Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow. Anita Desai

Hitler didn't travel. Stalin didn't travel. Saddam Hussein never traveled. They didn't want to have their orthodoxy challenged. Howard Gardner

Don't die without embracing the daring adventure your life is meant to be. Steve Pavlina

While armchair travelers dream of going places, traveling armchairs dream of staying put. Anne Tyler

Life is a country that the old have seen, and lived in. Those who have to travel through it can only learn from them. Joseph Joubert

I think that travel comes from some deep urge to see the world, like the urge that brings up a worm in an Irish bog to see the moon when it is full. Lord Dunsany

One of the great things about travel is you find out how many good, kind people there are. Edith Wharton

A tourist is a fellow who drives thousands of miles so he can be photographed standing in front of his car. Emile Genest

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

The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them. Amelia Barr

Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly, as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country, to face many a danger, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle. Annie Besant

Traveling is a fool's paradise. Our first journeys discover to us the indifference of places. Ralph Waldo Emerson

All the pathos and irony of leaving one's youth behind is thus implicit in every joyous moment of travel: one knows that the first joy can never be recovered, and the wise traveller learns not to repeat successes but tries new places all the time. Paul Fussell

The bold adventurer succeeds the best. Ovid

Make voyages. Attempt them. There's nothing else. Tennessee Williams

I see my path, but I don't know where it leads.... Rosalia De Castro

Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs. Susan Sontag

A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary, whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent (which I cannot deny myself to be without being impious) will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Every exit is an entry somewhere else. Tom Stoppard

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

Travel brings power and love back into your life. Rumi

Travel is never a matter of money but of courage Paulo Coelho

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

The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality. Samuel Johnson

A journey is best measured in friends, not in miles. Tim Cahill

Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you've never been to, perhaps more homesick than for familiar ground. Judith Thurman

We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience and character. Henry David Thoreau

An adventure may be worn as a muddy spot or it may be worn as a proud insignia. It is the woman wearing it who makes it the one thing or the other. Norma Shearer

Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends. Pat Conroy

Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure. Irving Wallace

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

The use of travelling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are. Samuel Johnson

Through travel I first became aware of the outside world; it was through travel that I found my own introspective way into becoming a part of it. Eudora Welty

When you are everywhere, you are nowhere. When you are somewhere, you are everywhere. Rumi

When you get there, there isn't any there there. Gertrude Stein

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

I see my path, but I don't know where it leads. Not knowing where I'm going is what inspires me to travel it. Rosalia De Castro

Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends Cesare Pavese

Adventure travel existed before I started, I just didn't know it. Tim Cahill

Now more than ever do I realize that I will never be content with a sedentary life, that I will always be haunted by thoughts of a sun-drenched elsewhere. Isabelle Eberhardt

Too often I would hear men boast of the miles covered that day, rarely of what they had seen. Louis L'Amour

The most dangerous risk of all - the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later. Randy Komisar

Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don't be sorry. Jack Kerouac

Travel far enough, you meet yourself. David Mitchell

Adventure is not something you travel to find. It's something you take with you, or you're not going to find it when you arrive. Diane Ackerman

To travel is to live. Hans Christian Andersen

The modern American tourist now fills his experience with pseudo-events. He has come to expect both more strangeness and more familiarity than the world naturally offers. He has come to believe that he can have a lifetime of adventure in two weeks and all the thrills of risking his life without any real risk at all. Daniel J Boorstin

As you move through this life...you leave marks behind, however small. And in return, life - and travel - leaves marks on you. Anthony Bourdain

Nothing adventured, nothing attained Peter Mcwilliams

It takes courage to lead a life. Any life. Erica Jong

There ain't nothing from the outside can lick any of us. Margaret Mitchell

To many people holidays are not voyages of discovery, but a ritual of reassurance. Phillip Adams

Traveling is like flirting with life. It's like saying, 'I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station. Lisa St. Aubin de Teran

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

A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it. John Steinbeck

We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. Pico Iyer

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

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