12 travel quotes I love

 Taken in England.  Copyright: Yes let's travel 2014

Taken in England.

Copyright: Yes let's travel 2014

1

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.
— Robert Louis Stevenson

2

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things 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

3

Live
travel
adventure
bless
and don’t be sorry.
— Jack Keroauc

4

We travel initially to lose ourselves; and we travel next to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. We travel to bring what little we can, in our ignorance and knowledge, to those parts of the globe where riches are differently dispersed. And we travel, in essence, to become young fools again – to slow time down and get taken in, and to fall in love once more.
— Pico Iyer, Why We Travel

5

Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends. You are constantly off balance. Nothing is yours except the essential things – air, sleep, dreams, the sea, the sky – all things tending towards the eternal or what we imagine of it.
— Cesare Pavese

6

Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.
— Robert Frost

7

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

8

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

9

Not all who wander are lost
— J R R Tolkien

10

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

11

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

12

Time is how you spend your love.
— Nick Laird