Becky Chambers

I’m an observer, not a conqueror. I have no interest in changing other worlds to suit me. I choose the lighter touch: changing myself to suit them.

Henry Boye

The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.

Tahir Shah

Most journeys have a clear beginning, but on some the ending is less well-defined. The question is, at what point do you bite your lip and head for home?

Anthony Robbins

The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.

Wendy Dale

Travel is like the high drama of youth. It’s the best and worst at the same time. One minute you are flung to the depths of despair, the next, you feel the giddy, exaggerated joy of an adolescent. For me, it had been a chance to make rash decisions, to take wild risks, to lose everything knowing I’d still have plenty of time to earn … [ Read more ]

F. Scott Fitzgerald

I want to go places and see people. I want my mind to grow. I want to live where things happen on a big scale.

T.S. Eliot

The end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.

Clint Borgen

When overseas you learn more about your own country than you do the place you re visiting.

Hal Roach

The likelihood of getting lost is directly proportional to the number of times the direction-giver says, “you can’t miss it.”

David Mitchell

Loneliness is an integral part of travelling. I used to think it was the downside to traveling, but now I realize it is a necessary educative part of it to be embraced.

Robert Moor

Your travel story does not begin where your journey did; it begins wherever your questions did.


To those who can dream there is no such place as faraway.


There is no happiness for the person who does not travel. For Indra is the friend of the traveler, therefore wander!

Wiremu Ratcliffe

I travel because seeing photos in books and brochures wasn’t good enough for me. To be there, that was everything.

Mercè Rodoreda

I’ve followed the road of desire and will return by the road of memories.


We travel not to escape life but for life not to escape us.

Susan Magsamen

Look for chances to take the less-traveled roads. There are no wrong turns.