Travel and Journeys

The world is a book, and those who do not travel, read only a page.

--Saint Augustine

I have wandered all my life, and I have traveled; the difference between the two is this -- we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.

--Hilaire Belloc

The man who never in his mind and thought travelled to heaven, is not an artist.

--William Blake

If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.

--William F. Buckley, Jr.

Travel has a way of stretching the mind. The stretch comes not from travel's immediate rewards, the inevitable myriad new sights, smells and sounds, but with experiencing firsthand how others do differently what we believed to be the right and only way.

--Ralph Crawshaw

Never take a cross country trip with a kid who has just learned to whistle.

--Jean Deuel

Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversations.

--Elizabeth Drew

We must get beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.

--John Hope Franklin

Two roads diverged in a woods, and I --/ I took the one less traveled by,/ And that has made all the difference.

--Robert Frost

The longest journey is the journey inward.

--Dag Hammarskjold

When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.

--Susan Heller

There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse; as I have found in travelling in a stage-coach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position and be bruised in a new place.

--Washington Irving

If you look like your passport photo, you're too ill to travel.

--Will Kommen

A journey of a thousand miles starts in front of your feet.

-- Lao-tzu

It is good to have an end to journey towards; but it is the journey that matters in the end.

--Ursula Le Guin

Who would venture upon the journey of life, if compelled to begin it at the end?

--Francoise de Maintenon

Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and celebrate the journey!

--Fitzhugh Mllan

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.

--George Moore

When I am . . . traveling in a carriage, or walking after a good meal, or during the night when I cannot sleep; it is on such occasions that ideas flow best and most abundantly.

--Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Most travel is best of all in the anticipation or the remembering; the reality has more to do with losing your luggage.

--Regina Nadelson

Heroes take journeys, confront dragons, and discover the treasure of their true selves.

--Carol Pearson

We do not receive wisdom, we must discover it for ourselves, after a journey through the wilderness which no one else can make for us, which no one can spare us, for our wisdom is the point of view from which we come at last to regard the world.

--Marcel Proust

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

--John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

A traveller without observation is a bird without wings.

--Moslih Eddin Saadi

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move.

--Robert Louis Stevenson

The man who goes out alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.

--Henry David Thoreau

Sincerity is like traveling on a plain, beaten road, which commonly brings a man sooner to his journey's end than by-ways, in which men often lose themselves.

--John Tillotson

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter.

--Izaak Walton

I probably have traveled and walked into more variety stores than anybody in America. I am just trying to get ideas, any kind of ideas that will help our company. Most of us don't invent ideas. We take the best ideas from someone else.

--Sam Walton

Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.

--Charles Dudley Warner

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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