13 Pin-Worthy Quotes That Perfectly Capture Wanderlust

The urge to travel has a certain hard-to-explain quality. Better known as wanderlust, the feeling drives everything from solo retreats to explorations of uncharted lands.

Hence, we're always grateful when someone uses words to define the travel bug in our souls. The philosophers of yore -- and the bloggers of today -- have captured the sentiment so well, we're 100 percent ready to get up and go. Let their words inspire you, too!

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"I travel not to go anywhere, but to GO... The great affair is to move."
-Robert Louis Stevenson

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

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“Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” –Dalai Lama

"It is better to travel well than to arrive." -Buddha

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"Traveling: it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller."
-Ibn Battuta

"Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute for experience."
-Paulo Coelho

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