10 Travel Quotes to Motivate you

by Myra Naik
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All of us love to travel.  From reading travel quotes and looking through travel guides to reading blogspots, from browsing through pictures on Instagram or Pinterest to following travel accounts; we do it all! Who doesn’t love dreaming about a great holiday, seeing wonderful places and enjoying quality time with friends and family?

If you’re looking for motivational quotes on traveling, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some travel quotes to keep you inspired.

1. “To travel is to live.” – Hans Christian Andersen

Traveling is an integral part of life. Apart from bringing joy and relaxation, it also creates inner happiness and fulfillment. Traveling and seeing new places makes you grow as a person, all of those experiences make you a better version of yourself. The more experiences you have, the more it changes your mindset and your thought process, making you a more well-rounded individual.

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2. “Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.” – Roy M. Goodman

Traveling is not just about reaching the destination. It is also the journey which is equally important. Often, we learn so much about the world and about ourselves during the journey itself. That’s why road trips are a great way to travel.

3. “It is not down in any map; true places never are.” – Herman Melville

Sometimes, you have to go off the beaten path to discover something new, and in the process, discover yourself. Yes, it might not be easy, but what good things ever are? That is how the journey of discovery begins.

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4. “All you need to know is that it’s possible.” – Wolf

Anything can be done, if only you set your mind to it. If you have a travel goal in mind, know that it is achievable and that you will be able to do it. Everything in this beautiful world is available to you.

5. “The most beautiful in the world is, of course, the world itself.” – Wallace Stevens

Another beautiful travel quote that helps us realise the beauty of the planet we live on. There is so much to do, and so much to see, and it’s ours for the taking. We are blessed to live in an age where any corner of the world is within reach. There are so many beautiful destinations and trips for us to take. What are you waiting for?

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6. “Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” – Jennifer Lee

This is really one of the most motivational quotes ever, and the beauty of it is that it isn’t only about traveling, but about life in general. If you really want something, you must do whatever you can to achieve it. If your dream is to travel the world, go all out in the pursuit of your dreams. Plan, prep, save – work towards it!

7. “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller

It is true that this multicultural world is a thing of beauty. Every new place you travel to will definitely teach you something new. It is absolutely wonderful the kind of things that will seep into your soul and make you bloom as a person. It gives you a changed perspective about life. Travel makes you evolve.

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

This great, big world has so many beauties on offer. When you start traveling and expanding your horizons and mindset, you realize how small your comfort zone was before. And then you realise how much more there is to see and learn and to, which brings in an enormous sense of gratitude and gratefulness for our lives.

9. “The life you have led doesn’t need to be the only life you have.” – Anna Quindlen

This is one of the most inspirational travel quotes. You can always change your life at anytime. That is the beauty of the human life – effort and perseverance will always win. Your goals are the most important things, and travel is a big part of it. Work, save, travel, repeat!

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10. “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharlal Nehru

Our esteemed Jawaharlal Nehru was a visionary in so many ways, and he was spot on when he said it is all about your perception. Look around you, there is so much beauty. Traveling begins in your own country – just see the breadth of natural beauty on offer in our country. Take advantage of the fact that you live in such a vibrant and diverse country and go all out!

These are a few of the most wonderful motivational quotes that will encourage you to travel. What are your favorite quotes? Do share them with us in the comments below. If you want us to help create a wonderful journey for you, feel free to reach out to us on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram.

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Eric Wilson April 12, 2019 - 10:36 pm

These attractions are awesome to visit.

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A compilation of best travel quotes. My favorite one is by – Gustav Flaubert “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” Looking forward to hearing from you more

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Shruti Singh September 19, 2020 - 9:23 pm

Hey Myra,

Thanks for sharing such wonderful quotes.

I love traveling I think everyone loves it but nowadays we are not able to do so.
And our bucket list is continuously increasing.

I would love to share your quotes.

Shruti Singh


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