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.
“Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” – Jennifer Lee
“Then one day when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.” – Ewan McGregor
“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
“The best journeys are the ones that answer questions that at the outset you never even thought to ask.” – Rick Ridgeway
“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
“It is in the still silence of nature where one will find true bliss.” – J.J.C.
“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
“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” – Carl Sagan
“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien
“The world is waiting…”
“Not until we are lost, do we begin to find ourselves.” –Henry David Thoreau
“Everywhere you travel to, be there fully.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
“There’s a part of me that thinks perhaps we go on existing in a place even after we’ve left it.” – Colum McCann
“The world is a book and those who do not travel, read only a page.” – St. Augustine
“Work. Save. Travel. Repeat.”
“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
“Take Me Away…”
“The Wanderlust has got me… by the belly-aching fire.” – Robert W. Service
“A nomad I will remain for life, in love with distant and uncharted places.” – Isabelle Eberhardt
“There is still so much to see…”
“Travel doesn’t become an adventure until you leave yourself behind.” – Marty Rubin
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller
“Take only memories, leave only footprints.” – Chief Seattle
“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
“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
“Let’s be adventurers…”
“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
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