18 Quotes People With Wanderlust Live By


1. When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.
Susan Heller
2. The overdressed traveler betrays more interest in being seen than in seeing, while the true traveler knows that the novel world about her serves as the most appropriate accessory.
Gregory Maguire
3. The desert doesn’t care who you are, and neither does anyone or anything who lives in it.
Deanne Stillman
4. Self-consciousness kills communication.
Rick Steves
5. When you’re traveling, you are what you are right there and then. People don’t have your past to hold against you. No yesterdays on the road.
William Moon
6. Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something, and has lost something.
H. Jackson Brown Jr.
7. Happiness is only real when shared.
Christopher McCandless
8. So never refuse an invitation, never resist the unfamiliar, never fail to be polite and never outstay the welcome. Just keep your mind open and suck in the experience. And if it hurts, you know what? It’s probably worth it.
Alex Garland
9. If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home.
James A. Michener
10. All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.
Martin Buber
11. There’s this saying: in an all-blue world, colour doesn’t exist…If something seems strange, you question it; but if the outside world is too distant to use as a comparison then nothing seems strange.
Alex Garland
12. Adventure without risk is Disneyland.
Doug Coupland
13. You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
André Gide
14. Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.
Erol Ozan
15. But wherever there is man, there must be some sort of route.
Robert Fulton Jr.
16. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Helen Keller
17. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Mark Twain
18. Cities were always like people, showing their varying personalities to the traveler. Depending on the city and on the traveler, there might begin a mutual love, or dislike, friendship, or enmity. Where one city will rise a certain individual to glory, it will destroy another who is not suited to its personality. Only through travel can we know where we belong or not, where we are loved and where we are rejected.
Roman Payne