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Quotes of Travels

  1. I have, thanks to my travels added to my stock all the superstitions of other countries. I know them all now, and in any critical moment of my life, they all rise up in armed legions for or against me. – Sarah Bernhardt
  2. He travels safest in the dark night who travels lightest. – Hernando Cortez
  3. When one realizes that his life is worthless he either commits suicide or travels – Edward Dahlberg
  4. Consider this: I can go to Antarctica and get cash from an ATM without a glitch, but should I fall ill during my travels a hospital there could not access my medical records or know what medications I am on. – Nathan Deal
  5. Unless one says goodbye to what one loves, and unless one travels to completely new territories, one can expect merely a long wearing away of oneself and an eventual extinction. – Jean Dubuffet
  6. Dieting is murder on the road. Show me a man who travels and I'll show you one who eats. – Bruce Froemming
  7. Hearing Mass is the ceremony I most favor during my travels Church is the only place where someone speaks to me and I do not have to answer back. – Charles de Gaulle
  8. One travels like a golf ball, hopping from green to green. – John Gunther
  9. It's easy to set a story anywhere if you get a good guidebook and get some basic street names, and some descriptions, but, for me, yes, I am indebted to my travels to India for several of the stories. – Jhumpa Lahiri
  10. The music is the shining path over which the poet travels to bring his song to the world. – Lotte Lehmann
  11. One travels to escape from it all, but that is the great illusion: It cannot be done, since one travels with one's mind. – Ella Maillart
  12. Artie travels all the time. The rehearsals were just miserable. Artie and I fought all the time. He didn't want to do the show with my band; he just wanted me on acoustic guitar. – Paul Simon
  13. It's trite to say that the world has gotten smaller in the age of globalization, but my travels have told me that it's wrong to think this means there is some kind of uniform world culture. – Norman Spinrad

Usage examples for Travels

  1. Mr. Duncan has mentioned in his Travels through Dahomy, how he often received the King's stick as guarantee that the messenger came from His Majesty. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  2. To some it will recall travels in Germany, to some the look of Germany on the map, and so on. – Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays by Bertrand Russell
  3. Now I travels about. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. For sound travels far on a still night, more especially on a river bank. – Harley Greenoak's Charge by Bertram Mitford
  5. There were more books in the house than was usual even in that of a gentleman farmer; and several of Sir Walter's novels, besides some travels and a little Scotch history, were read between them that winter. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  6. In Beowulf the sea is a " sail- road," the word " to row" occurs only in the sense of " swim," sailing is assumed as the means by which Beowulf travels between the land of the Geatas and that of the Danes. – Beowulf An Introduction to the Study of the Poem with a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn by R. W. Chambers
  7. " My travels were long and the sufferings I endured intense. – Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
  8. When once you have this clue, you can read far beyond your own travels – Talks to Freshman Girls by Helen Dawes Brown
  9. It is down in all the books, I believe, that this bird does not sing while on his travels and certainly I had myself never known him to do anything of the sort before. – Birds in the Bush by Bradford Torrey
  10. From New Orleans I followed his travels – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  11. We started on our travels and till my late unhappy connection I never gave him the slightest cause for complaint." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. While thus confined he prepared an account of his travels one of the most famous books of the Middle Ages. – A Brief History of the United States by John Bach McMaster
  13. When Viotti arrived in Paris in 1779, Giornowick started on his travels after having heard this new rival once. – Great Violinists And Pianists by George T. Ferris
  14. I tell you, you may speak o' telegraph wires, but lor' bless you, news travels faster among the creatures. – Tales from the Veld by Ernest Glanville
  15. Blocks of a new sort occupied him when his mother stopped his travels on three wheels. – Ethel Morton's Holidays by Mabell S. C. Smith
  16. And thus they forgot their travels and where they were, and the danger which hovered near. – Far Past the Frontier by James A. Braden
  17. She turned upon me with a look I have been trying ever since to explain to myself, and begged me not to take her out of town to- night but to some quiet hotel where we might rest for a few days before starting on our travels – The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green
  18. He himself had lost no opportunity, while on his travels of becoming acquainted with men who were doing good work in England, and now and then one of these men would turn off the main road to see him at his pottery or his home. – In the Days of the Guild by Louise Lamprey
  19. Evidently Sibyl had indulged herself with the same freedom throughout her travels for she had brought back a museum of beautiful and curious things, which must have cost a good deal. – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  20. After two or three days at the Maltese Cross, he was back at Elkhorn again, forty miles away, and the next day he was once more on his travels riding south. – Roosevelt in the Bad Lands by Hermann Hagedorn

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