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Travel Quotes

Travelling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends. You are constantly off balance. Nothing is yours except the essential things - air, sleep, dreams, the sea, the sky - all things tending towards the eternal or what we imagine of it." -Cesare Pavese


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


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


"I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list." -Susan Sontag


"Every exit is an entry somewhere else." -Tom Stoppard


"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeing new landscapes, but in having new eyes." -Marcel Proust


"I have found out that there ain't no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them." -Mark Twain


"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. Explore. Dream. Discover." -Mark Twain


". . .travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living." -Miriam Beard