Looking for the best trip quotes for inspiration? You'll love our list of the top 50 travel quotes guaranteed to make you want to plan a trip around the world!
Trip Quotes for Travel Inspiration
Here's our selection of the top 50 quotes about taking a trip. These travel slogans and captions are just the thing to inspire your next travel adventure!
Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.
– Paul Theroux
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
– Mark Twain
Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.
– Robert Frost
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
– Anatole France
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.
– Jawaharial Nehru
We must not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we began and to know the place for the first time.
– T. S. Eliot
I soon realized that no journey carries one far unless, as it extends into the world around us, it goes an equal distance into the world within.
– Lillian Smith
A river cuts through rock not because of its power, but its persistence.
– Jim Watkins
Not until we are lost do we begin to find ourselves.
– Henry David Thoreau
I am not the same having seen the moon shine from the other side of the world.
– Mary Anne Radmacher
Here's the next 10 trip quotes. Have you spotted a favorite yet? We find all these travel captions for instagram inspiring and motivational!
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.
– Oscar Wilde
I’m not lost, I’ve just temporarily lost sight of my destination.
Our footprints always follow us on days when it’s been snowing. They always show us where we’ve been, but never where we’re going.
– Winnie the Pooh
Still round the corner, there may wait, a new road or a secret gate.
– J. R. R. Tolkien
The traveller sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.
– G.K. Chesterton
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people just exist.
– Oscar Wilde
To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain all while you give, To roam the roads of lands remote: To travel is to live.
– Hans Christian Andersen
I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.
– Susan Sontag
When a man is a traveller, the world is his house and the sky is his roof, where he hangs his hat is his home, and all the people are his family.
– Drew Bundini Brown
Travel Captions for Instagram
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If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet.
Nothing lasts forever, except the day before you start your vacation.
– Gayland Anderson
Paris is always a good idea.
– Audrey Hepburn
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.
– Helen Keller
There is freedom waiting for you, on the breezes of the sky. And you ask “What if I fall?” Oh but my darling, what if you fly?
– Erin Hanson
To see the world, things dangerous to come to. To see behind the walls, draw closer. To find each other. And to feel. That is the purpose of life.
– The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
‘I’m bored’ is a useless thing to say. You live in a great, big, vast world that you’ve seen non-percent of.
– Louis C.K.
May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.
– Trenton Lee Stewart
If we travel simply to indulge ourselves we are missing some of the greatest lessons life has to offer.
Living on Earth is expensive, but it does include a free trip around the sun every year.
Safe Journey Quotes
These travel quotes certainly edge toward the more adventurous, but we think it's always important to have a safe journey. So plan each trip you take well, and balance a sense of adventure with a touch of caution!
Take the time to put the camera away and gaze in wonder at what’s there in front of you.
– Erick Widman
The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.
– Oprah Winfrey
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
– Marcel Proust
It doesn’t matter where you are. You are nowhere compared to where you can go.
– Bob Proctor
The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.
– W.B. Yeats
Time flies. It’s up to you to be the navigator.
– Robert Orben
Travel expands the mind and fills the gap.
– Sheda Savage
We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.
– Hilaire Belloc
You need not even listen, just wait…the world will offer itself freely to you, unmasking itself.
– Franz Kafka
Do not dare not to dare.
– C.S. Lewis
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It is better to have travel well than to arrive
“Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.”
– Douglas ivester
“Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.”
– Dalai Lama
“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
A year from now, you will wish you had started today.
– Karen Lamb
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments and places that take our breath away
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
– Albert Einstein
Travel not to escape life, but so life doesn’t escape you.
This is your planet. You really should come see it sometime.
– G Adventures
Travelling tends to magnify all human emotions
– Peter Hoeg
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