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"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness." Mark Twain

"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

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." St. Augustine

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

"To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.” Bill Bryson

“Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.” Paul Theroux

“Travelling makes a man wiser, but less happy.” Thomas Jefferson.

"Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world." Scott Cameron

"Don't tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you travelled." Mohammed

"The wise man's home is the universe." Democrites

"They say that travelling broadens your mind, but first you must have a mind."

"A ship in a harbour is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for." William Shedd

"There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign." Robert Louis Stevenson

"Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends. You are constantly off balance. Nothing is yours except the essential things - air, sleep, dreams, the sea, the sky - all things tending towards the eternal or what we imagine of it." Cesare Pavese
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