25 Travel Quotes to Get Your Ass Off the Couch and On An Airplane

25 Travel Quotes to Get Your Ass Off the Couch and On An Airplane

We love finding inspirational sayings to go with our adventures, so we thought we’d compile a list of our favorites for you.  We love to live our life by the quote, “Live a life of yes”, which shows how we travel. We rarely say no to a situation or adventure, knowing that the experiences of travel are what it’s all about.  We hope you enjoy our list, and we welcome you to comment with a favorite quote of yours!

1.“Adventure may hurt you, but monotony will kill you.”  – Ghaniya Dewi Arassyi

2. “Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.” – Anthony Bourdain

3. “Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.” – Jack Kerouac

5. “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Augustine of Hippo is

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

8. “Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul.” – Jamie Lyn Beatty

10. “Live your life by a compass not a clock.” – Stephen Covey

12. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley

13. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Lao Tzu

14. “And then there is the most dangerous risk of all – the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.” –Randy Komisar

16. “Travel is never a matter of money but of courage.” – Paolo Coelho

17. “Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” – Ray Bradbury

19. “Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport.” – Unknown

20. “Live life with no excuses, travel with no regret.” – Oscar Wilde

22. “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta

24. “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” – Anonymous


Hello! We are a couple from Northern California. We both enjoy traveling and have been to over 60 countries. We will share our journey, pictures, interesting eats, and adventures with you.