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20 Inspirational Travel Quotes to get you on the Road

Written by Jenny McWhirter on 30 / 11 / 2017

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2o Inspirational Travel Quotes to get you on the Road

Have you ever wanted to get out of your comfort zone and see the world around you, but always been to scared to do it? Well now's the time to take that deep breath and leap into the unknown. Here are some of the most inspirational travel quotes that will make you finally pack your bags and get on the road.

1. Augustine of Hippo - "The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page."

The world is a book

2. Unknown - "Let's find some beautiful place to get lost."

Let's find some beautiful place to get lost

3. Jalaluddin Mevlana Rumi - "Travel brings power and love back into your life."

Travel brings power

4. T.S. Eliot - "The journey not the arrival matters."

The journey not the arrival matters

5. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring - "Not all those who wander are lost."

Not all those who wander are lost

6. Mark Twain - "Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindednes."

Travel is fatal to prejudice

7. Muriel Rukeyser - "The journey is my home."

The journey is my home

8.Gustave Flaubert - "Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world."

Travel makes one modest

9. Unknown - "Great things never came from comfort zones."

Great things never came from comfort zone

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

thousand miles begins with a single step

11. Henry David Thoreau - "Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves."

Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves

12. Jack Kerouac, On the Road - "What is that feeling when you're driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? - it's the too-huge world vaulting us, and it's good-bye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies."

crazy venture beneath the skies

13. Hans Christian Andersen, The Fairy Tale of My Life: An Autobiography - "To travel is to live."

To travel is to live

14. Paul Brandt - "Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.

Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit

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

how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head

16. Walt Disney - "If you can dream it you can do it."

If you can dream it you can do it

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

ignore the customs

18. C.S. Lewis - "There are far, far better things ahead than we leave behind.

far better things ahead than we leave behind

19. Dalai Lama - "Once a year, go somewhere you have never been before."

Once a year, go somewhere you have never been before

20. Jack Kerouac, On the Road - "No matter, the road is life."

No matter, the road is life

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