Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime. – Mark Twain

There Is no unhappiness like the misery of sighting land again after a cheerful, careless voyage. Letter to will Bowen

In Paris they simply stared when I spoke to them In Fench, I never did succeed In making those Idiots understand their own language. – Mark Twain

A Little lie can travel half way round the world while truth Is still lacing up her boots. – Mark Twain

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

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things 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 sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. – Mark Twain