Discover the 25 most inspiring travel quotes by famous people.

Traveling 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 Terán


One of the great things about travel is you find out how many good, kind people there are.

~ Edith Wharton


Take only memories, leave only footprints.

~ Chief Seattle


The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life.

~ Agnes Repplier


Wherever you go, go with all your heart.

~ Confucius


To travel is worth any cost or sacrifice.

~ Elizabeth Gilbert


May the wind under your wings bear you where the sun sails and the moon walks.

~ J. R. R. Tolkien


The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality.

~ Samuel Johnson


To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain all while you give, To roam the roads of lands remote, To travel is to live.

~ Hans Christian Andersen


When traveling with someone, take large does of patience and tolerance with your morning coffee.

~ Helen Hayes


We travel for romance, we travel for architecture, and we travel to be lost.

~ Ray Bradbury


 We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.

~ T. S. Eliot


… life is short and the world is wide.

~ Simon Raven


A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.

~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


Here’s to freedom, cheers to art. Here’s to having an excellent adventure and may the stopping never start.

~ Jason Mraz


We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves.

~ Pico Iyer


 There is a kind of magicness about going far away and then coming back all changed.

~ Kate Douglas Wiggin


Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.

~ Ernest Hemingway


We travel, in essence, to become young fools again—to slow time down and get taken in, and fall in love once more.

~ Ray Bradbury


If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it is lethal.

~ Paulo Coelho


I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.

~ Rosalia de Castro


Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.

~ Anita Desai


 I didn’t know that the world could be so mind-blowingly beautiful.

~ Justina Chen


There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

~ Nelson Mandela


Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.

~ Pat Conroy