I’m slightly embarrassed to say that I love inspirational travel quotes.

These memorable travel quotes have the ability to capture little moments of clarity that highlight truths about travel, adventure, and life.

Great traveling quotes like these remind me that emotions I’ve felt while traveling the world for the past 9 years have been experienced by many others.

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.”

Gustav Flaubert

“Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times”

Unkown

“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home.”

James Michener

“And then there is the most dangerous risk of all — the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.”

Randy Komisar

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail”

Ralph Waldo

“Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer”

Unkown

“I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them.”

Mark Twain

“To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.”

Aldous Huxley

“Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.”

Roy M. Goodman

“You don’t have to be rich to travel well. ”

Eugene Fodor

“Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.”

Dalai Lama

“Live your life by a compass, not a clock.”

Stephen Covey

“If you’re twenty-two, physically fit, hungry to learn and be better, I urge you to travel – as far and as widely as possible. Sleep on floors if you have to. Find out how other people live and eat and cook. Learn from them – wherever you go.”

Anthony Bourdain

Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.

Aaron Siskind