Journeys Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old journeys quotes, journeys sayings, and journeys proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his greatest surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't.     

Henry Ford

All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.     

Martin Buber

I soon realized that no journey carries one far unless, as it extends into the world around us, it goes an equal distance into the world within.     

Lillian Smith

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.     

Marcel Proust

Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit.     

Frank Borman

We may run, walk, stumble, drive, or fly, but let us never lose sight of the reason for the journey, or miss a chance to see a rainbow on the way.     

Gloria Gaither

The journey is the reward.     

Tao Expression

We are not human beings on a spiritual journey. We are spiritual beings on a human journey.     

Stephen Covey

The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.     

Lao Tzu

The journey you wish to take can only begin from where you are right now this very minute.     

Ron Atchison

A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.     

John Steinbeck

One approaches journey's end. But the end is a goal, not a catastrophe.     

George Sand

The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as one pleases.     

William Hazlitt

An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.     

Iain Sinclair

Life is a journey of mind. And man is the vessel that carries this mind. Therefore based on this premise it is safe to conclude that man does not evolve, but mind does.     

Mark-Anthony St. Rose

It is not the destination where you end up but the mishaps and memories you create along the way!     

Penelope Riley

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 only we seek them with our eyes open.     

Jawaharlal Nehru

Sometimes we have to go through the darkness alone, before we can see the light.     

Adele Comandini

The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.     

Amelia E. Barr

What is a journey? Is it just distance traveled? Time spent? No, it's what happens on the way. It's the things that shape you. At the end of the journey, you're not the same.     

Mayor Richard Wilkins III