As the busy summer travel season is off and running, millions of people are either planning or embarking on vacations. It’s a good time to step back for a minute and remind yourself of the power travel has to inspire.
“You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. –Italian explorer Christopher Columbus
“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” – ancient Chinese philosopher and poet Lao Tzu
“Make voyages! Attempt them … there’s nothing else.” – American playwright Tennessee Williams
“Once a year, go some place you’ve never been before.” – Tibetan religious leader and humanitarian Dalai Lama
“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 only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Indian politician Jawaharlal Nehru
“I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand… Adventure is a state of mind – and spirit.” – American aviator Jacqueline Cochran
“Why, I’d like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip. – ancient Greek playwright Aristophanes
“Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So…get on your way.” – American author Dr. Seuss
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What’s your favorite quote that inspires you to travel?