29 Best Travel Quotes To Inspire Your Next Epic Adventure

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Everyone loves a good quote. At Upgraded Points, this is especially true when it revolves around travel, adventure, wanderlust, different cultures, new cities, old cities, nature, experiences… you get it.

Whether you need an inspiring photo to set as your desktop background or use as a bookmark, pin on Pinterest or even tape to the bathroom mirror, these beauties are sure to do the trick.

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Be Fearless

“Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.”  – Jennifer Lee

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Then One Day When You Least Expect It...

“Then one day when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.” – Ewan McGregor

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Travel is More Than The Seeing of Sights

“Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep & permanent, in the ideas of living.” – Mary Ritter Beard

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - The Best Journeys

“The best journeys are the ones that answer questions that at the outset you never even thought to ask.” – Rick Ridgeway

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Just Go

“Just Go.”

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - To Travel is to Live.“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 Anderson

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - It Is In The Still Silence Of Nature

“It is in the still silence of nature where one will find true bliss.” – J.J.C.

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Once The Travel Bug Bites

“Once the travel bug bites there is no known antidote and I know that I shall be happily infected until the end of my life.”  – Michael Palin

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Somewhere, Something Incredible Is Waiting To Be Known

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” – Carl Sagan

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

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

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - The World is Waiting

“The world is waiting…”

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Not Until We Are Lost...

“Not until we are lost, do we begin to find ourselves.” –Henry David Thoreau

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Everywhere You Travel To, Be Fully There.

“Everywhere you travel to, be there fully.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Perhaps We Go On Existing...

“There’s a part of me that thinks perhaps we go on existing in a place even after we’ve left it.” – Colum McCann

 

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - The World Is A Book

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

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Work, Save, Travel, Repeat

“Work. Save. Travel. Repeat.”

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - If We Were Meant To Stay In One Place

“If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet, he said.” – Rachel Wolchin

 

“I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Take Me Away

“Take Me Away…”

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - The Wanderlust Has Got Me By The Belly-aching Fire

 

“The Wanderlust has got me… by the belly-aching fire.” – Robert W. Service

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - A Nomad I Will Remain For Life...

“A nomad I will remain for life, in love with distant and uncharted places.” – Isabelle Eberhardt

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - There Is Still So Much To See

“There is still so much to see…”

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Travel Doesn't Become An Adventure

“Travel doesn’t become an adventure until you leave yourself behind.” – Marty Rubin


Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Life is Either A Daring Adventure...

“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Take Only Memories...

“Take only memories, leave only footprints.” – Chief Seattle

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - The Purpose of Life After All, Is to Live It

“The purpose of life after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - It's A Funny Think Coming Home

“It’s a funny thing coming home. Nothing changes. Everything looks the same, feels the same, even smells the same. You realize what’s changed, is you…”  – Eric Roth

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - Let's Be Adventurers

“Let’s be adventurers…”

 

Upgraded Points, Best Travel Quotes - We Travel In Essence

“We travel in essence, to become young fools again – to slow time down and get taken in, and fall in love once more.”  – Pico Iyer

 

Looking for more ways to boost your wanderlust? Don’t miss our 60 Best Travel Books to Inspire Your Next Trip!


Reader poll: Do you have a favorite travel quote? Drop us a line in the comments, we’d love to hear from you!

Erin Miller

About Erin Miller

Erin currently maintains her status as Alex's adventure-seeking partner-in-crime and contributes to Upgraded Points through content creation & relationship management.
She caught the travel bug just after high school when her grandmother took her on a two-week, whirlwind trip around Europe. That was that - she's been gallivanting around the globe ever since (26 countries & counting)!

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2 comments

  1. My Top 3 from the post are:
    1. “The world is a book and those who do not travel, read only a page.” – St. Augustine.
    2. “I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher.
    3. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien.
    If and when you want to travel try visiting Kenya and Seychelles. I and my family had a great time there.

    • Thanks for sharing your favorites! The second you mentioned is one of mine as well. We would LOVE to visit they Seychelles sometimes – it’s on our list! 🙂

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