Escati Quotes on Life and Travel

On Life

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Elio

The price of anything is the amount of life you exhange for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could  miss it.”  –  Ferris Bueller (John Hughes)

“Time flies. It’s up to you to be the navigator.” – Robert Orben

“It’s not having what you want, it’s wanting what you’ve got.” – Sheryl Crow

“A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants” – Joseph Addison

“If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, living in the future. If you are at peace you are living in the moment. – Lao Tzu

“Ye Luo Gui Gen” – “A Tree may grow a thousand feet tall, But falling leaves will settle on their roots.”  “Falling leaves return to their roots” – Chinese Proverb

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” – Mark Twain

“It is better to die like a tiger, than to live like a pussy.” – Master Wong, Balls of Fury

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch

“Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.” – Robert Frost


On Self Improvement

“If you want to live to be old, you’ve have to think young”. – George Foreman

“To be truly ignorant, be contented with your own knowledge.” – Zhuangzi, Chinese Philosopher, (369BC-286BC)

“Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming.” – David Bowie

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”  – Truman Capote

“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the ones most responsive to change.” – Charles Darwin

“The fellow that can only see a week ahead is always the popular fellow, for he is looking with the crowd. But the one that can see years ahead, he has a telescope but he can’t make anybody believe that he has it.” – Will Rogers

“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.”  Winston Churchill

“Music washes away from the should the dust of everyday life” – Berthed Auerbach

On Travel

“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

“Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” – Anonymous

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller

“To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark

I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home.” – Robert Orben

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide

“Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime.” – Mark Twain

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” – Ray Bradbury

Vacation: “Va-ca-tion: verb. Having nothing to do and all day to do it in.” – Robert Orben

“Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.” – Babs Hoffman

“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.” – James Michener

“When overseas you learn more about your own country, than you do the place you’re visiting.” – Clint Borgen

“Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” ~ Matthew Karsten


Tauck Travel Rules

Rule #1  – How You See The World Matters.

Rule #3 – Anything Can Be Unforgettable Even The Ride Home.

Rule #5 – Life Belongs To The Curious.

Rule # 6 – Go Where The Current Takes You.

Rule # 7 – Have Remarkable Adventures Naturally.

Rule # 8 – Take The Sea Less Traveled.


Courtesy of Tauck travel.