20 Quotes About Travel That Will Have You Reaching for Your Passport

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” — Ray Bradbury

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

“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

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” — Henry Miller

“My life is shaped by the urgent need to wander and observe, and my camera is my passport.” — Steve McCurry

“If you don’t get lost, there’s a chance you may never be found.” — Unknown

“It doesn’t matter where you are. You are nowhere compared to where you can go.” — Bob Proctor

“Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.” — Eleanor Roosevelt

“You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.” — Dr. Seuss

“People don’t take trips — trips take people.” — John Steinbeck

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

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

“You can’t have a narrow mind and a thick passport.” — Pauline Frommer

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

“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.” — W.B. Yeats

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

“Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.” — Irving Wallace

“You don’t have to be rich to travel well.” — Eugene Fodor

“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

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” — Anonymous

“Traveling — it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” — Ibn Battuta

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