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75 Best Travel and Wanderlust Quotes

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Looking for inspirational travel quotes? Sometimes it’s nice to renew your interests and love for traveling. Hopefully these travel quotes will give you that motivation and keep your spirit for travel ignited. If you have more poignant travel quotes you want to share, please leave them in the comments below!

Best Travel Quotes!

1. Man cannot discover new oceans unless he is willing to lose sight of the shore. – Andre Gide

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2. “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign” – Robert Louis Stevenson

3. “Traveling’s not something you’re good at. It’s something you do. Like Breathing.” – Gayle Foreman

4. “The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

5. Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination. – Roy M. GoodmanWanderlust Quotes

6. “A person susceptible to “wanderlust” is not so much addicted to movement as committed to transformation.”  – Pico Iyer – a

7. “If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet” – Rachel Wolchin

8. “Travel doesn’t become adventure until you leave yourself behind” – Marty Rubin

9. Wanderlust: a strong desire for or impulse to wander or travel and explore the world. Best Travel Quotes

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

11. “Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”

12. “Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.”

13. “We travel for romance, we travel for architecture, and we travel to be lost.” – Ray Bradbury

14. Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain. – Jack Kerouac

Inspirational Travel Quotes

15. “My favorite thing is to go where I’ve never been.”

16. “I’m shaking the dust of this crummy little town off my feet and I’m gonna see the world.”

17. “What you’ve done becomes the judge of what you’re going to do — especially in other people’s minds. When you’re traveling, you are what you are right there and then. People don’t have your past to hold against you. No yesterdays on the road.” – William Least Heat Moon

18. “People don’t take trips, trips take people.” – John Steinbeck

19. “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag g

20. Blessed are the curious, for they shall have adventures. – Lovelle Drachman 

Awesome Travel Quotes

21. “Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

22. “To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world” – Freya Stark

23. “Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends” – Maya Angelou g

24. “Don’t count the days. Make the days count.”

25. It feels good to be lost in the right direction. 

Wanderlust and Travel Quotes

26. “The pleasure we derive from journeys is perhaps dependent more on the mindset with which we travel than on the destination we travel to” – Alain de Botton

27. “Collect moments. Not things.”

28. “A journey is best measured in friends rather than miles.” – Tim Cahill

29. “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.”

30. I’m in love with cities I’ve never been to and people I’ve never met. – John Green

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32. “We wander for distraction but we travel for fulfillment” – Hilaire Belloc

33. “The gladdest moments, me thinks, is a departure into unknown lands.”

34. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries” – Aldous Huxley

35. “Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.” – Paulo Coelho

36. “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference” – Robert Frost

37. Traveling – It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. – Ian Battuta

Wanderlust Quotes

38. “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”

39.  “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”

40. “Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.” – Terry Pratchett

41. “The best dreams happen when you’re awake.”

42. Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul. – Jamie Lyn Beatty

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43. “It is better to travel well than to arrive.”

44. “Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.”

45. “Do not dare not to dare.”

46. “Life is short and the world is wide.”

47. Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world. – Gustav Falubert

Quotes About Travel

48. Do you really want to look back on your life and see how wonderful it could have been had you not been afraid to live it?” – Caroline Myss

49. “If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.” – James Michener

50. “Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” – Anonymous

51. “Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.”

52. “I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.” – Caskie Stinnett

53. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

54. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” – Lao Tzu

55. The most beautiful in the world is of course, the world itself. – Wallace Stevens

Quotes About Traveling

56. “Travel far enough, you meet yourself” -David Mitchell

57. “Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you have traveled.” – Mohammed

58. “Fill your life with experiences, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.” –Unknown

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

60. Better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times. 

Quotes on Travel

61. “Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures.” –Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

62.  “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert

63. “I always wonder why birds choose to stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on earth, then I ask myself the same question.” –Harun Yahya

64. “I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

65. Take only memories, leave only footprints. 

Traveling Quotes

66. “We live in a world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” ― Jawaharial Nehru

67. “Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.”  – Anita Desai

68. “This wasn’t a strange place; it was a new one.” – Paulo Coelho

69. “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin

70. The life you have led doesn’t need to be the only life you have. – Anna Quindlen

Best Travel Quotes

71. Live your life by a compass, not a clock. – Stephen Covey

72. “Surely, of all the wonders of the world, the horizon is the greatest.” – Freya Stark

73. “I travel because it makes me realize how much I haven’t seen, how much I’m not going to see, and how much I still need to see.” – Carew Papritz

74. “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” –Mark Twain

75. “I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher