Favorite quotes

I read. I travel. I become. – Derek Walcott

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

It is better to travel well than to arrive.   – Buddha

Wanderer, there is no path, paths are made by walking. – Antonio Machado

Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a poor substitute for life.  – Robert Louis Stevenson

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

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

He who would travel happily must travel light. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.  – Lao Tzu

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

Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.  – Seneca

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.  – Hilaire Belloc

Of making books there is no end – Ecclesiastes 12:12

Distringit librorum multitudo. (the abundance of books is distraction) – Seneca


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