14 Inspiring Travel Quotes

January 29th, 2019 | Posted by bbarr in Travel Nursing

By Sarah Wengert

Exploration and adventure are two huge benefits of a travel nursing career. Side effects may include a widened world view, exhilaration, learning new things, and becoming a better person. Check out these 14 inspiring travel quotes and get psyched about the many opportunities that travel nursing affords you!

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

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

“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

“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” —Anais Nin

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

“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 

“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” —Seneca

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

“Life is short and the world is wide.” —Simon Raven

“Conventional wisdom tells us … we take our baggage with us. I’m not so sure. Travel, at its best, transforms us in ways that aren’t always apparent until we’re back home. Sometimes we do leave our baggage behind, or, even better, it’s misrouted to Cleveland and is never heard from again.” —Eric Weiner

 Travel far enough, you meet yourself.” David Mitchell

 “Wherever you go, go with all your heart!” —Confucius

“Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.” —Lawrence Block

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ―Mark Twain

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