Quotations About / On: TRAVEL

  • 41.
    To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
    (Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), Scottish novelist, essayist, poet. Virginibus Puerisque, "El Dorado," (1881).)
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  • 42.
    '[T]here may be many people that realize they are their own fathers who do not time-travel at all.'
    (- -Nathan Coppedge, Nov 2015, via Quora.com.)
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  • 43.
    This paradigm shift is called ridership on trains, or just plain Ridership and may occur anywhere people are travelling on vessels
    (Bud Taylor)
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  • 44.
    Death is a door we all travel through. Unfortunately, its only one way.
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  • 45.
    One outstanding trait of a pessimist is forcing their minds to travel ten years ahead while they do not want their legs to move an inch into the nearest future...
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  • 46.
    Of all possible subjects, travel is the most difficult for an artist, as it is the easiest for a journalist.
    (W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907-1973), Anglo-American poet. "The American Scene," pt. 6, The Dyer's Hand (1962).)
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  • 47.
    Travelling is the ruin of all happiness! There's no looking at a building here after seeing Italy.
    (Fanny Burney (1752-1840), British author. Mr. Meadows, in Cecilia, bk. 4, ch. 2 (1782).)
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  • 48.
    It is doubtful whether anyone who has travelled widely has found anywhere in the world regions more ugly than in the human face.
    (Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 2, p. 244, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Human, All-Too-Human, "Man in Society," aphorism 320, "Ugliest," (1878).)
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  • 49.
    To get away from one's working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one's self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change.
    (Charles Horton Cooley (1864-1929), U.S. sociologist. Human Nature and the Social Order, ch. 6 (1902).)
  • 50.
    Travelling is like flirting with life. It's like saying, "I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station."
    (Lisa St. Aubin de Terán (b. 1953), British author. Off the Rails, ch. 2 (1989).)
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