Whether you need to justify booking a plane ticket, taking a sabbatical, jumping on an employment opportunity across the globe, need a fresh perspective, or are seeking a tidbit of self help, we've scoured our Pinterest boards and asked around the office for the most whimsical words. Together they form a collection of our favourite quotes that not only seek to inspire travel but examine the way we live.
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I'm a travel addict on the road to recovery. Just Kidding. I'm on the road to the airport.
Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.
Havasupai Waterfalls, Arizona
Fernweh (n.) an ache for distant places; homesick for a place you've never been
I'm in love with cities I've never been to and people I've never met.
Arc de Triomphe, Paris.
"When you stop doing things for fun you might as well be dead." Ernest Hemingway
Solivagant: (n.) a lone wanderer; (adj.) rambling alone; marked by solitary wandering.
"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." Augustine of Hippo
A ship in harbor is safe — but that is not what ships are built for.” — John A. Shedd.
"We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment." - Hilaire Belloc
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley
“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home.” – James Michener
"Travel is very subjective. What one person loves, another loathes." - Robin Leach.
"Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home..." - John Muir
“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