What inspires your wanderlust? Most life-long travelers don’t need much help when it comes to motivating their next adventure. The urge to travel runs through their veins, as important as the air they breathe and the food they eat to stay alive. It’s impossible to conceive of a world where we don’t have the next five trips planned out in advance.
Inspiration comes in many forms, and sometimes you need a little boost to push you to your next goal or destination in life. Sometimes we need a little bit of help too; it never hurts to be inspired, so we have collected 25 travel quotes that inspire us to help push you to that next destination.
Our advice? JUST GO!
25 More Travel Quotes that Inspire Us:
[1.] “Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.” – Anthony Bourdain
[2.] “It’s good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey in the end that matters” – Ernest Hemingway
[3.] “A great way to learn about your country is to leave it.” – Henry Rollins
[4.] “I mused for a few moments on the question of which was worse, to lead a life so boring that you are easily enchanted, or a life so full of stimulus that you are easily bored.” – Bill Bryson
[5.] “Your body is not a temple, it’s an amusement park. Enjoy the ride.” – Anthony Bourdain
[6.] “Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter” – Izaak Walton
[7.] “There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars.” – Jack Kerouac
[8.] “If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine. It is lethal.” – Paulo Coelho
[9.] “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta
[10.] “At its best, travel should challenge our preconceptions and most cherished views, cause us to rethink our assumptions, shake us a bit, make us broader minded and more understanding.” – Arthur Frommer
[11.] “Take only memories, leave only footprints.”– Chief Seattle
[12.] “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag
[13.] “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” -Paul Theroux
[14.] “I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher
[15.] “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide
[16.] “There is something about the momentum of travel that makes you want to just keep moving, to never stop.” – Bill Bryson
[17.] “It is not down in any map; true places never are.” – Herman Melville
[18.] “Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.” -Benjamin Disraeli
[19.] “Live your life by a compass, not a clock.” -Stephen Covey
[20.] “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”― Mark Twain
[21.] “Live life with no excuses, travel with no regret” – Oscar Wilde
[22.] “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
[23.] “Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures.” – Lovelle Drachman
[24.] “Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.” – Anthony Bourdain
[25.] “All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.” -Martin Buber
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