A vacation is a period of the year when universities and colleges, and in the United States also schools, are officially closed. Inspirational vacation quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.
If you’re searching for best journey quotes that perfectly capture what you’d like to say or just want to feel inspired yourself, browse through an amazing collection of inspiring travel quotes, famous adventure quotes and greatest explore quotes.
Famous Vacation Quotes
I learned a long time ago that trying to micromanage the perfect vacation is always a disaster. That leads to terrible times. Anthony Bourdain
A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what you’ve been taking. Earl Wilson
There’s no vacation from being a parent. Chevy Chase
My favorite place to vacation is anyplace by the ocean. Nina Arianda
In America, there are two classes of travel: first-class and with children. Robert Benchley
An upcoming vacation gives us something to eagerly anticipate. Jaime Kurtz
In the end, kids won’t remember that fancy toy or game you bought them, they will remember the time you spent with them. Kevin Heath
Isn’t it amazing how much stuff we get done the day before vacation? Zig Ziglar
The best things in life are the people we love, the places we’ve been, and all the memories we’ve made along the way. Unknown
Never go on trips with anyone you do not love. Ernest Hemingway
Vacations mean a change of pace, a gentleness with ourselves, a time of rest and renewal, and a time to stretch ourselves and encounter new people, new lands, new ways, and new options. Anne Wilson Schaef
Take vacations, go as many places as you can, you can always make money, you can’t awakes make memories.
A vacation helps to relieve stress and boredom, gives us a change of scenery, provides us with adventure, and helps to bring us closer to the people in our lives. E. S. Woods
The vacation we often need is freedom from our own mind. Jack Adam Weber
Chilling out on the bed in your hotel room watching television, while wearing your own pajamas, is sometimes the best part of a vacation. Laura Marano
Inspirational Vacation Quotes
A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in. Robert Orben
No matter what fabulous place I visit, I don’t feel like I’m on vacation unless I’m dehydrated and covered with sunscreen. Chelsea Cain
I love my job only when I’m on vacation.
I love places that make you realize how tiny you and your problems are.
Be grateful for good friends, hot sun, and clear water. Unknown
After a while, just staying alive becomes a full-time job. No wonder we need a vacation. Michael Zadoorian
Just a reminder that I’m going on vacation and you’re not. Unknown
I hope your vacation gives you the pleasure you need so that you don’t have to think of any problems back at home. Enjoy your vacation.
Vacation calories don’t count. Unknown
We’re gonna grab a bite at the pizza stand. Write love letters in the sand. We’re on vacation and the world is ours. Connie Francis
I need a six month vacation, twice a year.
My goal is to hit the gym every day I’m on vacation. Usually I just end up sleeping and drinking beer. Gary Allan
I need a vacation, not a stupid weekend.
Jet lag is for amateurs. Dick Clark
Don’t pick a job with great vacation time. Pick one that doesn’t need escaping.
I have never believed that vacations are luxuries. They are our necessities–just like shelter, clothes, and food, they make us feel like humans and not like animals that care only for survival. Alexander Babinets
To travel is worth any cost or sacrifice. Elizabeth Gilbert
It’s better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times.
Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world. Gustave Flaubert
Last year, I came away from the vacation thoroughly bloated and ten pounds heavier, convinced I’d blocked an artery and possibly shortened my lifespan by a few months. But I was also deliriously contented, which is surely what it’s all about. Cash Peters
The average vacation is one-tenth playing-nine-tenths paying. Arnold Glasow
As you grow older, you learn a few things. One of them is to actually take the time you’ve allotted for vacation. John Battelle
Don’t bother me I’m on vacation.
Vacations brighten a man. They tend to make his work more attractive to him and to make him more attractive to his work. Harry Van Demark
Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon and the last day of your vacation. Leo Tolstoy
Take a vacation from your stressful thoughts by changing your thoughts. Debasish Mridha
Too much work, too much vacation, too much of any one thing is unsound. Walter Annenberg
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 longing to get away from it all never was so great as in our present time of tension and trouble. We want something to lift us out of the mess into which much of life seems to have fallen. Glenn Stewart
Time well spent results in more money to spend, more money to save, and more time to vacation.” –Zig Ziglar
Make your vocation your vacation. That is the secret to success. Mark Twain
The thing I love most about going on vacation is that I get to leave behind any kind of schedule. My entire life is scheduled from morning to night, and when I’m on vacation, there is no schedule. Kelly Clarkson
Laughter is an instant vacation. Milton Berle
I love my job only when I’m on vacation. Unknown
No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one. Elbert Hubbard
Quit your job, buy a ticket, get a tan, fall in love, never return. Island Company
An upcoming vacation gives us something to eagerly anticipate. It’s linked to a reduction in work- related stress and burnout as well as enhanced feelings of joy and interest. And travel can shape our personalities. When traveling for an extended period of time, desirable changes – increased openness to experience, emotional stability, agreeableness, and creativity – emerge. Jaime Kurtz
Architecture has always been a very idealistic profession. It’s about making the world a better place, and it works over the generations because people go on vacation and they look for it. Frank Gehry
Do not wait until you are dying to go on vacation. I think if I had to give you one piece of advice that would be it. We put things off. We do not mean to, but we do. We carry around the assumption that there is plenty of time to do whatever needs to be done. Marty Cauley
Happy Vacation Quotes
One-week vacations are too short to prevent burnout; by the time you relax enough not to think about the office the week is almost up. Cecilia Mikalac
My first day back at work has inspired me to book my next vacation. Unknown
I want to vacation so long, I forget all my passwords. Unknown
Now more than ever do I realize that I will never be content with a sedentary life, that I will always be haunted by thoughts of a sun-drenched elsewhere. Isabelle Eberhardt
There should be sympathy cards for having to go back to work after vacation. Anonymous
Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.’ Lisa St. Aubin de Teran
My best vacation is somewhere I could hide, somewhere warm, and not a lot of people around. Derek Jeter
A good vacation is over when you begin to yearn for your work. Morris Fishbein
When I was on a two-week vacation I noticed something. The vacation lasted a good long time then suddenly it was over. Life is like that also. Fr. Cedric Pisegna CP
Some of your best ideas come when you’re on vacation. Gautam Singhania
Don’t worry. Beach happy. Unknown
Take vacations, and go as many places as you can. You can always make money, but you can’t always make memories. Unknown
Life is better in flip flops. Unknown
Vacation mood: on. Unknown
Don’t Count The Days. Make The Days Count. Muhammad Ali
No place is ever as bad as they tell you it’s going to be. Chuck Thompson
Think about it; how do you feel when you are planning a vacation? You feel excited and happy. Your stress level is diminished, and this also affects your work in a positive way. John Morgan
Moderation in exercise, eating and amusement is the best guarantee of a beneficial vacation. Ollie Reeves
A one day holiday can at times be better than a one week vacation if you totally unplug for that one day! Catherine Pulsifer
Trips and vacations are so much more. These experiences show you what’s possible and challenge you to examine the paths you’ll take in the future. Blake Mycoskie
Excuse me while I taunt my Facebook friends with another picture of my beach vacation. Unknown
Good vibes happen on the tides. Unknown
I’m all about the palm trees and 80 degrees. Unknown
I enjoy a good meal, a good vacation, or a good movie, much as anyone else would.Terence Tao
Say yes to adventure, especially in the summer. Unknown
Time for some Vitamin Sea. Unknown
Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability. Sam Keen
When it comes to the summer months most people start to think about where they will be going on vacation. This is the time of year when most individuals take time off of work because the kids are out of school. It is the perfect time for everyone to spend time together and to regroup from the stress that is often experienced with everyday life. Cindy Crawford
An adventure a day keeps the doctor away.
A vacation is always necessary.
Collect moments, not things.
Calming my nerves and soothing my soul with a relaxing vacation.
I do believe it’s time for another adventure.
Don’t keep vacation waiting. It’s not polite!
Let’s wander where the wi-fi is weak.
Don’t worry, Beach happy.
Don’t stress, just relax.
Catch flights, not feelings.
My perfect vacation: feet up, head back, eyes closed!
Selfies or vacation didn’t happen.
Extend your vacation whenever possible.
Don’t be a tourist, be a traveler.
Here’s to a vacation of no regrets!