Do you have a favorite quote that makes you want to pack your bags for adventure? If you are looking for a little inspiration, we’ve collected 26 of our favorite travel quotes that always put us in the mood to explore.

1. 26 Travel Quotes to Excite your Inner Explorer

2. “A ship in harbor is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for.” – John A. Shedd

3. “The life you have led doesn’t need to be the only life you have.” – Anna Quindlen

4. “May your joys be as deep as the ocean, your troubles as light as its foam, and may you find sweet peace of mind wherever you may roam.” – Irish blessing

5. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide

6. “We’re lost but making good time.” – Yogi Berra

7. “As soon as I saw you, I knew adventure was going to happen.” – Winnie the Pooh

8. “We take photos as a return ticket to a moment otherwise gone.” – Katie Thurmbs

9. “The world is full of wonderful things you haven’t seen yet. Don’t ever give up on the chance of seeing them.” – J.K. Rowling

10. “Better to see something once than to hear a thousand times about it.” – Asian proverb

11. “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

12. “You will never be completely at home again, because part of your heart will always be elsewhere. That is the price you pay for the richness of loving and knowing people in more than one place.” — Miriam Adeney

13. “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” — Gustave Flaubert

14. “Jobs fill your pocket, adventures fill your soul.” — Jamie Lyn Beatty

15. “To travel is to take a journey into yourself.” – Danny Kaye

16. 26 Travel Quotes to Excite your Inner Explorer

17. “If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it’s lethal.” – Paulo Coelho

18. “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag

19. “Of all the Books in the World, the best stories are between the pages of a Passport.”

20. “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust

21. “Die with memories, not dreams.” – unknown

22. “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if we only seek them with our eyes open.” — Jawaharal Nehru

23. “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, author of Around the World in 80 Days

24. “You never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.” Dr. Seuss

25. 26 Travel Quotes to Excite your Inner Explorer

26. “I travel because I’d rather look back at my life saying ‘I can’t believe I did that’ instead of ‘If only I had…’” — Florine Bos

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

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