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We all love a good inspirational adventure and travel quotes to spark our wanderlust emotions back to life. As life can take much of our energy we sometimes tend to forget on how to live the life that we wanted.

We sometimes forget that great desire for an adventure in far-flung places and your personal immersions to various cultures. These travel quotes will surely help you to re-ignite these feelings.

We are sharing these perfect road trip quotes and other short travel quotes to inspire you whether you are up for a solo travel adventure or taking your other half for a romantic couple travel trip.

Adventure and Travel Quotes
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“Adventure is worthwhile.”

“Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions.”
Peter Hoeg

“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.”
Robert Louis Stevenson

“You don’t have to be rich to travel well.”
Eugene Fodor

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”
Ibn Battuta

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Travel Quotes Life is either a daring adventure or nothing – Helen Keller
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“People don’t take trips, trips take people.”
John Steinbeck

“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.”
Anais Nin

“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.”
Tim Cahill

“Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.”
Lawrence Block

“The gladdest moment in human life, me thinks, is a departure into unknown lands.”
Sir Richard Burton

“Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.”
Babs Hoffman

“No place is ever as bad as they tell you it’s going to be.”
Chuck Thompson

“I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.”
Mary Anne Radmacher

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best travel quotes from Antoine de St Exupery
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“Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.”
Irving Wallace

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.”
Gustave Flaubert

“Not all those who wander are lost.”
J.R.R. Tolkien

“The man who goes alone can start today, but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.”
Henry David Thoreau

“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”
Oliver Wendell Holmes

“To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.”
Freya Stark

“Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.”
Roy M. Goodman

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.”
Andre Gide

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.”
Saint Augustine

“Take only memories, leave only footprints.”
Chief Seattle

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adventure quotes Life begins at the end of your comfort zone
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“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.”

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

“To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.”
Aldous Huxley

“One’s destination is never a place, but always a new way of seeing things.”
Henry Miller

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.”
Ray Bradbury

“People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the people they ignore at home.”
Dagobert D. Runes

“People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the people they ignore at home.”
Dagobert D. Runes

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.”
Henry David Thoreau

“Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you travelled.”

“Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God.”
Kurt Vonnegut

“Travel and change of place impart new vigour to the mind.”

“All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveller is unaware.”
Martin Buber

“A good traveller has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.”
Lao Tzu

“Travelling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station!”
Lisa St. Aubin de Teran

“People don’t take trips… trips take people.”
John Steinbeck

“If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.”
Cesare Pavese

“We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.”
Hilaire Belloc

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”
Ibn Battuta

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trip quotes not all who wander are lost from JRR Tolkien
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“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.”
Helen Keller

“Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.”
Paolo Coelho

“There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars.”
Jack Kerouac

“Live your life by a compass, not a clock.”
Stephen Covey

“Travel far enough, you meet yourself”
David Mitchell

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“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.”
Anita Desai

“Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.”
Erol Ozan

“Travel brings power and love back into your life.”

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.”
Ernest Hemingway

“To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.”
Bill Bryson

“Every hundred feet the world changes.”
Roberto Bolano

“A wise man travels to discover himself.”
James Russell Lowel

“Travel doesn’t become adventure until you leave yourself behind.”
Marty Rubin

“Adventure is worthwhile.”

“My favourite thing is to go where I’ve never been.”
Diane Arbus

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adventure quotes from Lewis Caroll
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“Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure”
Bob Bitchin

“Don’t die without embracing the daring adventure your life was meant to be.”
Steve Pavlina

“Then one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.”
Ewan Mcgregor

“You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong.”
Sue Fitzmaurice

“Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.”
Jack Kerouac

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”
Henry Miller

“Live life with no excuses, travel with no regret”
Oscar Wilde

“The best education I have ever received was through travel.”
Lisa Ling

We must go beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.
– John Hope Franklin

The bold adventurer succeeds the best.”

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travel quotes from Confucious
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“To travel is to live.”
-Hans Christian Andersen

“Here’s to freedom, cheers to art. Here’s to having an excellent adventure and may the stopping never start.”
– Jason Mraz

“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

“The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.”
-Oprah Winfrey

“To travel is to evolve.”
– Pierre Bernardo

“The best journeys in life are those that answer questions you never thought to ask.”
Rich Ridgeway

“A person does not grow from the ground like a vine or a tree, one is not part of a plot of land. Mankind has legs so it can wander.”
Roman Payne, The Wanderess

“You don’t have to be rich to travel well.”
Eugene Fodor

“It is not down in any map; true places never are.”
Herman Melville

“My life is shaped by the urgent need to wander and observe, and my camera is my passport.”
Steve Curry

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travel quotes from TS Lewis
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“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”
Oliver Wendell Holmes

“May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.”
― Trenton Lee Stewart

“Make voyages! Attempt them… there’s nothing else.”
Tennessee Williams

“The more borders you cross, the more your mind opens”
Paul from Global Help Swap

“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.”
Jawaharial Nehru

“Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.”
Matthew Karsten

 “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.”
– Anais Nin

“I travel a lot, I hate having my life disrupted by routine.”
– Caskie Sinnet

“An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure, wrongly considered.”
G.K. Chesterton 

“Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures.”
– Lewis Carroll

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”
-Albert Einstein

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amazing travel quotes from Kevin Charboneau
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“If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine, it is lethal.”
– Paulo Coelho

“Travel doesn’t become adventure until you leave yourself behind”
– Marty Rubin

“Travel makes you realize that no matter how much you know, there’s always more to learn.”
– Nyssa P. Chopra

“For an occurrence to become an adventure, it is necessary and sufficient for one to recount it.” 
― Jean-Paul Sartre

“I would rather own a little and see the world than own the world and see a little.” 
– Alexander Sattler

“Jobs fill your pocket, adventures fill your soul.” 
– Jaime Lyn Beatty

I hope all those inspirational adventure and travel quotes will spark some motivational spirit in you to go on your next road trip!

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