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Welcome to 2016! I’ve compiled 99 inspiring travel quotes to spark that desire adventures. Let this year be the year you see more of the world than you’ve ever done before. Please comment below to let me know your favorite(s) or if you have some that aren’t shown here. If this inspired you, please share so that others might be inspired too! Thanks and have a wonderful 2016!


 

1. 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 to understand each other, we might even become friends. – Maya Angelou

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2. To travel is to evolve. – Pierre Bernardo

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3. We travel not to escape life, but for life to not escape us. – Anonymous

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4. Travel makes on modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world. – Gustave Flaubert

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5. Reading ten thousand books is not as useful as traveling ten thousand miles. -Chinese proverb

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6. Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shores. -Andre Gide

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

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8. We do not take a trip; a trip takes us. -John Steinbeck

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9. Not all those who wander are lost. -J.R.R. Tolkien

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10. Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. -Ibn Battuta

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11. We shall not cease from exploration, and to the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time. -T.S. Eliot

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12. Better to see something once, than to hear it a thousand times. -Asian proverb

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13. I would rather own little and see the world than own the world and see little. -Alexander Sattler

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14. There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep rolling under the stars. -Jack Kerouac

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15. For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return. -Leonardo da Vinci

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16. To travel is to live. -Hans Christian Andersen

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17. If at some point you don’t ask yourself, ‘What have I gotten myself into?’ then you’re not doing it right. -Roland Gau

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18. If you’re not living on the edge, you’re taking up too much space. -Anonymous

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19. Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you have traveled. -Mohammed

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

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21. The world is a book, and those who don’t travel read only one page. -Saint Augustine

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22. I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question. -Harun Yahya

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23. One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things. -Henry Miller

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24. Heroes take journeys, confront dragons, and discover the treasure of their true selves. -Carol Pearson

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25. Adventure is worthwhile. -Aesop

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26. Certainly, travel is more than seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living. -Mary Ritter Beard

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27. 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

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28. One travels to run away from routine, that dreadful routine that kills all imagination and all our capacity for enthusiasm. -Ella Maillart

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29. The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends. -Shirley MacLaine

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

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31. I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list. -Susan Sontag

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32. Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. -Mark Twain

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33. The world is the traveler’s inn. -Afghan proverb

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34. If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness, and fears. -Glenn Clark

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35. 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

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36. Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination. -Ross Morley

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

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

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

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40. Take only memories, leave only footprints. -Chief Seattle

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41. Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and celebrate the journey. -Fitzhugh Mullan

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42. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. -Helen Keller

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43. Traveling is a return to the essentials. -Tibetan proverb

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44. The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. -Lao Tzu

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45. The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail. Travel too fast and you miss all you are traveling for. -Louis L’Amour

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46. When overseas you learn more about your own country than you do the place you’re visiting. -Clint Borgen

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

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48. Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone. -Wendell Berry

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49. You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world. -William Hazlitt

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50. Traveling – you realize that differences are lost. -Italo Calvino

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51. Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before. -Dalai Lama

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52. We live in a wonderful 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. -Jawaharal Nehru

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53. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories. -Ray Bradbury

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54. He that travels far knows much. -Romanian proverb

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55. We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment. -Hilaire Belloc

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56. I still make sure to go, at least once every year, to a country where things cannot be take for granted, and where there is either too much law and order or too little. -Christopher Hitchens

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57. If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine, it is lethal. -Paulo Coelho

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58. Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. -Anonymous

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59. Once in a while it really hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way that they have been told to. -Alan Keightley

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60. Travel is like love, mostly because it’s a heightened state of awareness, in which we are mindful, receptive, undimmed by familiarity and ready to be transformed. -Pico Iyer

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61. A traveler without observation is a bird without wings. -Sheikh Saadi

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62. He who is outside his door already has the hardest part of his journey behind him. -Dutch proverb

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

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

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65. You don’t have to be rich to travel well. -Eugene Fodor

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66. A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. -Lao Tzu

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

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68. Oh the places you’ll go. -Dr. Seuss

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69. To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. -Aldous Huxley

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70. Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind. -Seneca

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71. Long-term travel doesn’t require a massive bundle of cash; it requires only that we walk through the world in a more deliberate way. -Rolf Potts

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72. Travel tends to magnify all human emotions. -Peter Hoeg

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73. Wisdom can be found traveling. -Sri Lankan proverb

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74. It’s a big world out there. It would be a shame not to experience it. -JD Andrews

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75. When the traveler goes alone he gets acquainted with himself. -Liberty Hyde Bailey

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76. I am not the same, having seen the moon on the other side of the world. -Mary Anne Radmacher

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77. Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection. -Lawrence Durrell

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78. To travel is to see. -Tswana proverb

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79. A ship is safe in the harbor, but that’s not what ships are built for. -Gael Attal

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80. The further one goes, the less (one realizes) on knows. -Lao Tzu

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81. No matter where you go, there you are. -Anonymous

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82. 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

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83. No place is ever as bad as they tell you it’s going to be. -Chuck Thompson

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84. I love the feeling of being anonymous in a city I’ve never been before. -Anonymous

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85. If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home. -James Michener

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86. Live, travel, adventure, and don’t be sorry. -Jack Kerouac

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87. Try new things, meet new people, and look beyond what’s right in front of you. -Andrew Zimmern

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88. 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

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89. I traveled in the most inefficient way possible and it took me exactly where I wanted to go. -Andrew Evans

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90. 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

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91. How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else. -R. Buckminster Fuller

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92. It’s good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end. -Ernest Hemingway

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93. All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware. -Martin Buber

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94. Without new experiences, something inside of us sleeps. The sleeper must awaken. -Frank Herbert

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95. Investment in travel is an investment in yourself. -Matthew Karsten

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96. He who does not travel does not know the value of men. -Moorish proverb

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97. Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. -Neale Donald Walsch

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

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99. I read. I travel. I become. -Derk Walcott

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Since my face is plastered all over the place you might have guessed that I'm the owner of this here blog. WRONG! It's me, Mario! I'm a gonna win! And my favorite weapon of choice is the banana peel. Oh, I also travel a lot and write stuff about it. And my name is Hung... or am I Luigi?