I confess I love to collect inspirational travel quotes. Much as a sports enthusiast collects players’ cards, I love pages of travel words. Since each of the travelling quotes conjures up a new idea or six, of where we should travel next, Hubby is hoping to limit my collection.
Below are some of my choices for best travel quotes to inspire wanderlust. Therefore be warned an intense craving for travel and adventure may ensue. Proceed at your own risk.
10 Inspirational Travel Quotes
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
“Fill your life with adventures not things. Have stories to tell not things to show.”
“I haven’t been everywhere but it’s on my list. ”
‘A cloud does not know why it moves in just such a direction and at such speed….It feels an impulsion…this is the place to go now. But the sky knows the reasons and the patterns behind all clouds, and you will know too when you lift yourself high enough to see beyond horizon.
“The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure. The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.”
“Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.”
“I like animals. I like natural history. The travel bit is not the important bit. The travel bit is what you have to do in order to go and look at animals.”
“Travel makes one modest, you see what tiny place you occupy in the world. ”
“It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.”
Robert Louis Stevenson
“We had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.
~ Jack Kerouac
Do you have a special saying to add to our list of inspirational travel quotes?
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