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Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection.
Laurence Durrell

Tourists don't know where they've been, travellers don't know where they're going.
Paul Theroux

I reckon the ball was travelling at 400mph, and I bet it burned the keeper's eyebrows off. [after a 2-0 win at Crewe]
Ian Holloway

He travels safest in the dark night who travels lightest. [As true today as ever]
Hernando Cortez

Although my book is banned I am still allowed to go to China and travel. There is no longer the kind of control that Mao used to have-there have been deep fundamental changes in society.
Jung Chang

Improvising musicians are capable of being musical travellers, voyagers.
Gary Burton

Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure.
Aldous Huxley

As a singer, I've had many opportunities to travel, and one thing I've learned is that through my music, I can be accepted by people all over the world. I often wonder why so many of us can't accept people who are different here, in our country? It's just not fair to be prejudiced against those whose race, religion or colour aren't the same as ours.
Celine Dion

Hopefully I can get a run of six months at least to just play tournaments, practise, travel, just be a normal tennis player rather than having to check myself into hospital most of the time
Elena Baltacha

No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
Lin Yutang

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

Troubles advance upon us rapidly; our desires travel in the opposite direction
Alfred Mercier

The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it.
Josh Billings

Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old road of observation, attention, perseverance, and industry.
Samuel Smiles

We all travel the milky way together, trees and men... trees are travellers, in the ordinary sense. They make journeys, not very extensive ones, it is true: but our own little comes and goes are only little more than tree-wavings - many of them not so much.
John Muir

'So far as I know, no one has yet pointed out that the distance travelled in equal intervals of time, by a body falling from rest, stand to one another in the same ratio as the odd number beginning with 1'.
Galileo Galilei

Life is a book. Once you reach the end, there is no more. You can't keep reading. You are done. But look. Each stage in your life - going to high school, getting married, moving to a different city, having children, traveling to a new country - is a different chapter. Each chapter holds surprises, joys, and hardships. Look at it that way, and look forward to beginning that new chapter. You can never get on with the story if you don't keep reading.
Jesse Adams

When the prime minister goes to an EU summit he travels in a fast car and then in a plane.
Nick Robinson

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John D Rockefeller

The slow-motion replay doesn't show how fast the ball was really travelling.
Richie Benaud

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.
George Eliot

I'm forty-three years old, and I'm the healthiest candidate for President in the United States. You've traveled with me enough to know that I'm not going to die in office.
John F Kennedy

Having been to Europe and working and travelling there, the restaurants my wife and I remember were always off the beaten track restaurants.
Todd English

We travellers are in very hard circumstances. If we say nothing but what has been said before us, we are dull and have observed nothing. If we tell anything new, we are laughed at as fabulous and romantic.
Mary Wortley Montagu

There is no desire from the new British players. They say their coach doesn't travel with them so it's hard, but I played hundreds of players from Eastern Europe and Russia who had no facilities at all.
Tim Henman

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.
George Moore

We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on it's vulnerable reserves of air and soil, all committed, for our safety, to it's security and peace. Preserved from annihilation only by the care, the work and the love we give our fragile craft.
Adlai E Stevenson

What I enjoy most is travelling to different places and meeting new people. For me, itís all about life experiences, and Iím very grateful that acting allows me so many interesting and fulfilling ones.
Jensen Ackles

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

The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
Saint Augustine

There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast.
Brian Koslow

Little by little, one travels far.
J R R Tolkien

I'm crazy about my father, he's an amazing man, a real adventurer. He took us with him to travel all over the world.
Peta Wilson

I am maintaining my schedule of being a commuter to Washington, D.C. each week from Oregon so that I can spend my weekends and days when we are not in session travelling to communities throughout my district.
Greg Walden

Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
Benjamin Disraeli

I'm a big believer that the coach is something you travel in to get to and from the game!
Shane Warne

You can travel on for ten thousand miles, and still stay where you are
Harry Chapin

As far as my favorite sites, I do a lot of mundane stuff on line because I travel so much.
Bruce Campbell

Travelling the world is something that many people would dream of, but after a while and long enough you just want to actually come home.
Jim Harrison

A modern democracy is a tyranny whose borders are undefined; one discovers how far one can go only by traveling in a straight line until one is stopped.
Norman Mailer

We are all but fellow travellers, along life's weary way, if any man can play the pipes, in God's name let him play.
John Bennett

I have had a couple of girlfriends but nothing too serious. I travel so much I don't really have time.
Justin Bieber

Vulgarized knowledge characteristically gives birth to a feeling that everything is understandable and explained. It is like a system of bridges built over chasms. One can travel boldly ahead over these bridges, ignoring the chasms. It is forbidden to look down into them; but that, alas, does not alter the fact that they exist.
Czeslaw Milosz

To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what he says, but to go off with him and travel in his company.
Andrť Gide

A good traveller is one who does not know where he is going to, and a perfect traveller does not know where he came from.
Lin Yutang

Teenagers travel in droves, packs, swarms. To the librarian, they're a gaggle of geese. To the cook, they're a scourge of locusts. To department stores they're a big beautiful exaltation of larks. all lovely and loose and jingly.
Bernice Fitz-Gibbon

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less travelled by. (1916)
Robert Frost

The King in a carriage may ride,
And the Beggar may crawl at his side;
But in the general race,
They are traveling all the same pace
Edward Fitzgerald

Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
Al Gore

Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed.
Howard Nemerov



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