Here is some of my favorite quotes that helps me be motivated to explore and see the world for what it really is. Glance through them when you need inspiration to make travel a priority in your life.

1. “we travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Jennifer O’Brien

2. “No matter where or why you travel, there’s always something wonderfully new to be found.” – Jennifer O’Brien

3. “wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius

4. “There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it.” – Charles Dudley Warner

5. “For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.” – Leonardo da Vinci

6. “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” – Dalai Lama

7. “I have wandered all my life, and I have also traveled; the difference between the two being this, that we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.” – Hilaire Belloc

8. “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

9. “When overseas you learn more about your own country, than you do the place you’re visiting.” – Clint Borgen

10. “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch