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10 Quotes for the Traveler in Every Book Lover

Reading lets us experiences places we've never been...

Many believe that reading a book is like traveling to a distant land and also that the best companion while traveling is a good book. If you're a firm believer in these things, you'll love these ten quotes by authors who love travel as much as us. Get ready to explore! 

 

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1. To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world. - Freya Stark

 

2. The use of travelling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see them as they are. - Samuel Johnson

 

3. Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

4. We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time. - T. S. Elliot

 

5. A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us. - John Steinbeck 

 

6. 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

 

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

 

8. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. - Mark Twain

 

9. “I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read on the train. - Oscar Wilde

 

10. Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness. - Mark Twain

 

 

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