Favorite travel quotes to inspire your Alaska vacation

04/17/2018 Back To Blog A sunset in Wrangell-St Elias National Park

There’s a reason “Inspirational Quotes” is one of Pinterest’s most popular categories. For every sentiment, it seems there’s someone who has already put it perfectly to words. Once you soak up all the inspiration from this roundup of our favorite travel quotes, feel free to keep them in your back pocket for some spot-on photo captions for your best vacation pictures.

  • “Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.” – Roy M. Goodman


  • “To the lover of wilderness, Alaska is one of the most wonderful countries in the world.” – John Muir


  • “The most beautiful place in the world is, of course, the world itself.” – Wallace Stevens


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


  • “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 sales. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain


  • “People don’t take trips, trips take people.” – John Steinbeck


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


  • “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert


  • “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta


  • “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 we only seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharial Nehru


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


  • “I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.” – Harun Yahya


  • “Adventure is worthwhile.” – Aesop






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