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25 ultimate travel quotes

From Mark Twain to Karl Pilkington, 25 of the most inspiring quotes about travel, vacations and visiting foreign lands.

Sometimes all you need to inspire your next great vacation are some cool photos. But pictures aren’t enough for some of us. With wise, and quirky, words of people many of us know can give us the encouragement we need to explore. These 25 quotes will get you ready to find what inspires you in this great big world of ours.

1. "The ideal is to feel at home anywhere, everywhere." – Geoff Dyer, Paris Trance

2. "Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.” – Francis Bacon

3. "Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness." – Mark Twain

4. "One’s destinations is never a place, but a new way of seeing things." – Henry Miller

5. "A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.” – Lao Tzu

6. "You can see it for miles. Like, it goes over the hills and stuff… but so does the M6." – Karl Pilkington on the Great Wall of China

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7. "Australia is about as far away as you can get. I like that." – Andre Benjamin

8. "Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind and I like to write standing up." – Ernest Hemingway

9. "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

10. "People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home." – Dagobert D. Runes

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11. "I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.” – Rosalia de Castro

12. "Make voyages! Attempt them… there’s nothing else.” – Tennessee Williams

13. "When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.” – Susan Heller

14. "To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries." – Aldous Huxley

15. "Jet lag is for amateurs." – Dick Clark

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16. "To travel is to take a journey into yourself.” – Danny Kaye

17. "Too often… I would hear men boast of the miles covered that day, rarely of what they had seen.” – Louis L’Amour

18. "A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.” — Moslih Eddin Saadi

19. "A tourist is a fellow who drives thousands of miles so he can be photographed standing in front of his car.” – Emile Ganest

20. "Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves." – Henry David Thoreau

21. "Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen." – Benjamin Disraeli

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22. "Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey." – Pat Conroy

23. "People don’t take trips… trips take people.” – John Steinbeck

24. "Take only memories, leave only footprints.” – Chief Seattle

25. "Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God." – Kurt Vonnegut

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