We all love a good quote, don’t we? Admit it, when you’re looking around on Facebook, you’ve shared a quote or two, usually with a sunset background, because it basically summed up what you were thinking at the time, or made you feel good. You’ve probably also got a bit tired of seeing said sunset background quotes littering your timeline from other people, but hey, if they make you feel inspired at the time, where’s the harm?
If you’re needing a little kick in the right direction in life, something to push you forward and make you get out and see the world perhaps, then a well-timed quote could be just the thing for you. There are countless travel-related musings floating around online, but when it comes to sorting out the best from a bad bunch, I’ve done the hard work for you.
Check out these ten sets of inspirational words, and see if they get your feet itching to experience more of what this wonderful world of ours has to offer, I know they got me thinking a little!
Quote 1 – “A ship in a harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for” John A Shedd
Quote 2 – “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page” Saint Augustine
Quote 3 – “To travel is to take a journey into yourself” Danny Kaye
Quote 4 – “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 harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover” Mark Twain
Quote 5 – “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open” Jawaharal Nehru
Quote 6 – “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” Lao Tzu
Quote 7 – “Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer” Unknown
Quote 8 – “Not all those who wander are lost” J R R Tolkien
Quote 9 -“Take only memories, leave only footprints” Chief Seattle
Quote 10 – “To travel is to evolve” Pierre Bernardo
Feeling suitably inspired yet?
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