Top 10 Most Inspiring Travel Quotes

Many journeys have been inspired by famous travel quotes, we asked you which quotes make you want to step out the door and see where the road leads.  These are the top ten most inspiring travel quotes as voted on by TravelDew readers.

10Robert 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

9J. R. R. Tolkien

“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

8Lao Tzu

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

7James Michener

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

6Henry Miller

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

5Samuel Johnson

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

4Robert Frost

“Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.” – Robert Frost

3Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

2St. Augustine

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine

1Mark Twain

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

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