Wednesday, 2 March 2016

The Less One Knows


The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist see what he has come to see. ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving. ~ Lao-Tzu #quote

Unusual travel suggestions are dancing lessons from God. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready. ~ Henry David Thoreau #quote

At two-tenths the speed of light, dust and atoms might not do significant damage even in a voyage of 40 years, but the faster you go, the worse it is - space begins to become abrasive. When you begin to approach the speed of light, hydrogen atoms become cosmic-ray particles, and they will fry the crew. ...So 60,000 kilometres per second may be the practical speed limit for space travel. ~ Isaac Asimov #quote

Long separated by cruel fate, the star-crossed lovers raced across the grassy field toward each other like two freight trains, one having left Cleveland at 6:36 p.m. traveling at 55 mph, the other from Topeka at 4:19 p.m. at a speed of 35 mph. ~ Jennifer Hart #quote

Traveling is like gambling: it is always connected with winning and losing, and generally where it is least expected we receive, more or less than what we hoped for. ~ Johann von Goethe #quote

Some people swallow the universe like a pill; they travel on through the world, like smiling images pushed from behind. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson #quote


Travel is glamorous only in retrospect. ~ Paul Theroux #quote

Your true traveler finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure. ~ Aldous Huxley #quote

To enjoy enduring success we should travel a little in advance of the world. ~ John D. MacDonald #quote

Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind so I like to write standing up. ~ Ernest Hemingway #quote

Once I traveled about in an old bakery wagon, double-doored rattler with a mattress on the floor, I stopped where people stopped or gathered, I listened and looked and felt, and in the process had a picture of my country the accuracy of which was impaired only by my own shortcomings. ~ John Steinbeck #quote, Travels With Charley

I'm not a teacher: only a fellow-traveler of whom you asked the way. I pointed ahead - ahead of myself as well as you. ~ George Bernard Shaw #Quote

We need only travel enough to give our intellects an airing. ~ Henry David Thoreau #quote

However far your travels take you, you will never find the girl who smiles out at you from the travel brochure. ~ Source Unknown #quote

A modern democracy is a tyranny whose borders are undefined; one discovers how far one can go only by traveling in a straight line until one is stopped. ~ Norman Mailer #quote

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. ~ Aldous Huxley #quote

Extensive traveling induces a feeling of encapsulation, and travel, so broadening at first, contracts the mind. ~ Paul Theroux #quote

People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something. ~ Soren Kierkegaard #quote


I'm in the hi-fidelity first class traveling set, I think I need a Lear jet. ~ Pink Floyd, Money #Lyrics

Punctuality is the thief of time. Wilde I never travel without my diary. One should always have Something sensational to read in the train. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

The road of life can only reveal itself as it is traveled; each turn in the road reveals a surprise. Man's future is hidden. ~ Source Unknown #quote



A turtle travels only when it sticks its neck out.- Korean #Proverb

A wise man associating with the vicious becomes an idiot; a dog traveling with good men becomes a rational being. ~ #Proverb

Before I travelled my road I was my road. ~ Antonio Porchia, Voces, #quote

Happiness is a way of travel, not a destination. ~ Roy Goodman #quote



I got well by talking. Death could not get a word in edgewise, grew discouraged, and traveled on. ~ Louise Erdrich #quote

It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent. ~ Dave Barry #quote

It is impossible to travel faster than the speed of light, and certainly not desirable, as one's hat keeps blowing off. ~ Woody Allen #quote

Join the Army! Travel to exotic, distant lands. Meet exciting, unusual people, and kill them. ~ Full Metal Jacket #linesfrommovies

Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak. ~ #BumperSticker


Little by little, one travels far ~ J.R.R. Tolkien #quote

Nothing travels faster than the speed of light, with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own set of laws ~ Douglas Adams #quote

Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason ~ Jerry Seinfeld #quote


The farther one travels, the less one knows. ~ The Beatles #quote

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one's own country as a foreign land ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. ~ Saint Augustine of Hippo #quote


There is no greater mystery to me than that of light traveling through darkness. ~ Alexander Volkov #quote

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #quote

Travel brings power and love back into your life. ~ Rumi #quote

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. ~ Mark Twain #quote