March 21st, 2009 by Cherié

Great Travel Quotes

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

The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page. ~St. Augustine

And that’s the wonderful thing about family travel: it provides you with experiences that will remain locked forever in the scar tissue of your mind. ~Dave Barry

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

Now I know why they tell you to put your head between your knees on crash landings. You think you’re going to kiss your ass good-bye. ~Terry Hanson

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

“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” — Lao Tzu

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” — Mark Twain

“If you look like your passport photo, you’re too ill to travel.” — Will Kommen

“He who would travel happily must travel light.” — Antoine de St. Exupery

“Never take a cross country trip with a kid who has just learned to whistle.”
– Jean Deuel

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

“All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost.”
– J. R. R. Tolkien

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I knew I was going to take the wrong train, so I left early.”
– Yogi Berra

“I can’t think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything.”
– Bill Bryson

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world. “

And of course…. My personal favorite πŸ™‚

“Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.” β€” Robert Frost

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