"A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving."
- Lao Tzu
"We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far."
- Swami Vivekananda
"I travel light. I think the most important thing is to be in a good mood and enjoy life, wherever you are."
- Diane von Furstenberg
"If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success."
- John D. Rockerfeller
"Wherever you go, go with all your heart."
"A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it."
- George A. Moore
"Travel early and travel often. Live abroad, if you can. Understand cultures other than your own. As your understanding of other cultures increases, your understanding of yourself and your own culture will increase exponentially."
- Tom Freston
"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
"For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return."
- Leonardo da Vinci
"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 older you get, the more you feel it. Indeed, the shorter it is. People lose their capacity to walk, run, travel, think, and experience life. I realise how important it is to use the time I have."
- Viggo Mortensen
"Life is like a dogsled team. If you ain’t the lead dog, the scenery never changes."
- Lewis Grizzard
"All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware."
- Martin Buber
"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."
- Saint Augustine
"When you're on a merry-go-round, you miss a lot of the scenery."
- Neil Diamond
"The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see."
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes."
- Marcel Proust
"Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life. To be successful, it is also very important to be humble and never let fame or money travel to your head."
- A. R. Rahman
"Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit."
- Frank Borman
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Never go on trips with anyone you do not love."
- Ernest Hemingway
"My message, especially to young people is to have courage to think differently, courage to invent, to travel the unexplored path, courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards."
- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
"What is it we want out of travel? Is it to take snapshots of ourselves in front of famous monuments, surrounded by other tourists? To eat unfamiliar food chosen from unintelligible menus? To earn frequent-flier miles? No. It's to glimpse what life is like somewhere else."
- Chris Pavone
"The travel and tourism industry, it's just a huge part of our economy."
- Karen Hughes
"The world is getting more connected through technology and travel. Cuisines are evolving. Some people are scared of globalization, but I think people will always take pride in cultural heritage."
- John Mackey
"Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs."
- Susan Sontag
Maria Corte Maidagan
"A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us."
- John Steinbeck
"Life is an unfoldment, and the further we travel the more truth we can comprehend. To understand the things that are at our door is the best preparation for understanding those that lie beyond."
"The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it."
- Rudyard Kipling
"Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home."