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Famous Getaway Quotes

We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls. Anais Nin

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. Lao Tzu

Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. Anonymous

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path, and leave a trail. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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

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To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world. Freya Stark

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from, with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving. Terry Pratchett

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move. Robert Louis Stevenson

Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime. Mark Twain

Short Getaway Quotes

Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. Ibn Battuta

The use of traveling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see them as they are. Samuel Johnson

Because he had no place he could stay in without getting tired of it, and because there was nowhere to go but everywhere. So just keep rolling under the stars. Jack Kerouac

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. Aldous Huxley

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

To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted. Bill Bryson

If I’d learnt one thing from travelling, it was that the way to get things done was to go ahead and do them. Don’t talk about going to Borneo. Book a ticket, get a visa, pack a bag, and it just happens. Alex Garland

Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else. Lawrence Block

The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends. Shirley MacLaine

Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you’ve travelled. Mohammed

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

Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone. Wendell Berry

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness. Mark Twain

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

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. Mark Twain

To travel is to take a journey into yourself. Danny Kaye

Amazing Getaway Quotes

When we get out of the glass bottle of our ego and when we escape like the squirrels in the cage of our personality and get into the forest again, we shall shiver with cold and fright. But things will happen to us so that we don’t know ourselves. Cool, unlying life will rush in. D.H. Lawrence

All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to improve his own. And if fortune carries him to worse, he may learn to enjoy it. Samuel Johnson

For the born traveller, travelling is a besetting vice. Like other vices, it is imperious, demanding its victim’s time, money, energy and the sacrifice of comfort. Aldous Huxley

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. Marcel Proust

Not all those who wander are lost. J.R.R. Tolkien

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment. Hilaire Belloc

We travel for romance, we travel for architecture, and we travel to be lost. Ray Bradbury

To get away from one’s working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one’s self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change. Charles Horton Cooley

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at least to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land. G.K. Chesterton

Adventure is a path. Real adventure – self-determined, self-motivated, often risky – forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world, the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Mark Jenkins

We live in a 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. Jawaharial Nehru

Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before. Dalai Lama

Half of the fun of travel is the aesthetic of lostness. Ray Bradbury

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

I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad. George Bernard Shaw

Conventional wisdom tells us…we take our baggage with us. I’m not so sure. Travel, at its best, transforms us in ways that aren’t always apparent until we’re back home. Sometimes we do leave our baggage behind, or, even better, it’s misrouted to Cleveland and is never heard from again. Eric Weiner