Quotes of the Day for 26 May 2001 – Travel
It's the Memorial Day weekend in the US, the first big surge of Summer traveling. I've selected a few Travel quotes.
People travel to wonder at the height of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars; and they pass by themselves without wondering.
- St. Augustine
The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail. Travel too fast and you miss all you are traveling for.
- Louis L'Amour, Ride the Dark Trail
Trains are wonderful.... To travel by train is to see nature and human beings, towns and churches and rivers, in fact, to see life.
- Agatha Christie
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
- Benjamin Disraeli
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.
- Mark Twain
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