Tuesday, March 29, 2011

- “People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.” – Dagobert D. Runes

- “Your true traveler finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty-his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure.” – Aldous Huxley

- “For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

-A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.” – Moslih Eddin Saadi

- “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” – Paul Theroux

- “Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quiestest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Pat Conroy

-“Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.” – Maya Angelou

- “Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversation.” – Elizabeth Drew

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

- “Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.” – Paul Theroux

- “The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.” – Rudyard Kipling

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