Best Travel Quotes

Espresso on the beach. Calanques de Cassis.

Espresso on the beach.
Calanques de Cassis.

  Grab a cup and have a read.

“I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.”
Robert Louis Stevenson, Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

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

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.”
Ernest Hemingway

“The real voyage of discovery consists of not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.”
Marcel Proust

“Travel brings power and love back into your life.”
Rumi

 

Chez Ladurée. Paris airport.

Chez Ladurée. Paris airport.

“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.”
Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 7: 1966-1974

“The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.”
G.K. Chesterton

“In books I have traveled, not only to other worlds, but into my own.”
Anna Quindlen, How Reading Changed My Life

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson’s Essays

Let me know which quote feels the most inspiring to you… and which one I forgot and should include.

Here is one quote that rings strongly for me and will be the subject of another blog post… A suivre

“The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.” – Rudyard Kipling

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Map Provence Alpes Cote D'Azur.

Map Provence Alpes Cote D’Azur.

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5 thoughts on “Best Travel Quotes

  1. *”The real voyage of discovery consists of not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.”– **Marcel Proust* I love all these quotes but this one is my favorite for it underscores travel as an avenue to rebirth. xo b

    On Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 2:10 PM, Private Provence Tours with Lily wrote:

    > lily wilson posted: “”I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel > for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” — Robert Louis Stevenson, > Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes > http://www.pinterest.com/pin/186969822003784022/ “A good traveler has no > fixed pl”

  2. Pingback: Quotes Pt. 1 | Wanderlust Enthusiasts

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