25 Inspirational Cruise Travel Quotes (with images) to Fuel Your Wanderlust

25 inspirational cruise travel quotes to fuel your wanderlust

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25 Cruising Quotes About The Ocean and Travel

Cruising is a special kind of travel. It is the combination of cruise ship life, the sea and amazing travel experiences that keep us coming back for more. These cruise travel quotes are meant to inspire, to reminisce, and to remind us of how wonderful it is to cruise and see the world.

These cruise quotes and sayings also make amazing Instagram cruise captions!

Best Inspirational Cruise Travel Quotes with Inspirational Photos

25 Inspiring Cruise Travel Quotes
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Here are 25 of the very best quotes about cruising, the ocean and travel adventures. These cruising quotes have been spoken and written by authors, artists, sailors and those in different walks of life. 

Some of these travel quotes may be familiar, however I included some lesser known, but amazing quotes that I think you’ll enjoy. There’s a mix of both long and short travel quotes, which would make perfect travel captions for Instagram and Facebook.

I hope that each cruise travel quote has an impact in some way, and is inspiring to you.

If you enjoy these cruise travel quotes and images, please save your favorites and PIN directly to your Pinterest board. As well, please let me know your favorite cruising quote in the comments below.

1. “To move, to breathe, to fly, to float. To roam the roads of lands remote, to travel is to live.”

– Hans Christian Anderson

To move, to breathe, to fly, to float. To roam the roads of lands remote, to travel is to live
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2. “The cure for anything is saltwater – sweat, tears, or the sea.”

– Isak Dinesen

The cure for anything is saltwater. Sweat, tears or the sea
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3. “It is not that life ashore is distasteful to me. But life at sea is better.”

— Sir Francis Drake, Sea Captain

it is not that life ashore is distasteful to me, it's that sea life is better
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4. “Some people get lost for so long, that they forgor what it was like to be themselves. Find yourself again.”

– Anonymous

Some people get lost for so long, that they forgot what it was like to be themselves PIN
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5. “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeing new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”

-Marcel Proust

the real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes
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6. “Why do we love the sea? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think.”

Robert Henri

Why do we love the sea_ It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think
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7. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.”

– Helen Keller

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all
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8. “May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.”

-Trenton Lee Stewart

May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home
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9. “Once the travel bug bites there is no known antitode, and I know that I shall be happily infected until the end of my life.”

– Michael Palin

Once the travel bug bites there is no known cure
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10. Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.

– Mark Twain

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow mindedness
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11. “I wanted freedom, open air and adventure. I found it on the sea.”

– Alaine Gerbault, Sailor

I wanted freedom, open air and adventure. I found it on the sea
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12. “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only a page.”

– Hellen Keller

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only a page
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13. “Sunsets are proof that no matter what happens, every day can end beautifully.”

– Kristen Butler

Sunsets are proof that no matter what happens, every day can end beautifully
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14. “Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than those you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from safe harbor. Catch the wind in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

— Mark Twain

Twenty years from now
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15. “The eye has to travel.”

– Deena Vreeland

The eye has to travel
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16. “We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.”

– Hilaire Belloc

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment
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17. “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness.”

– Mark Twain

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow mindedness
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18. “Travel not to escape life, but so life doesn’t escape you.”

– Anonymous

Travel not to escape life, but so life doesn't escape you
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19. “A ship in harbor is safe, but that’s not why ships were built.”

– John A. Shedd

A ship in harbor is safe, but that's not why ships were built
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20.  “Make time for travel. The memories will last a lifetime.”

– Ilana Schattauer, Life Well Cruised

Make time for travel. The memories will last a lifetime.
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21. “We are tied to the ocean, and when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch, we are going back from whence we came.”

– John F. Kennedy

We are tied to the ocean, and when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch, we are going back from whence we came
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22. “Nothing lasts forever, expect the day before you start your vacation.”

– Gayland Anderson

It's out there at sea that you are really yourself
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23. “Sailing takes me away to where I’ve always heard it could be. Just a dream and the wind to carry me, and soon I will be free.”

– Christopher Cross

Sailing takes me away to where I've always heard it could be. Just a dream and the wind to carry me, and soon I will be free
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24. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.”

– Hellen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.
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25. “There is no unhappiness like the misery of sighting land again after a cheerful, careless voyage.”

– Mark Twain

there is no unhappiness like the misery of sighting land again after a cheerful, careless voyage
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26. “It’s out there at sea that you are really yourself.”

-Vito Dumas

#26 is a bonus for everyone who knows this feeling, and can’t wait to get back on a cruise ship again

It's out there at sea that you are really yourself
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Final thoughts: 25 Inspirational Cruise Travel Quotes to Fuel Your Wanderlust

I hope you enjoyed these inspirational cruise travel quotes and sayings. Hopefully, they reminded you of your love of cruising, travel, adventure and the sea.

If you love cruising, you know. Cruising is more than a fun vacation.

Cruising is a way to see and experience the world, while traveling by sea. It’s a chance to meet people from all over the world, both on the cruise ship and on shore, and discover what you have in common, as well as the interesting differences. It is reconnecting with those you love, as well as yourself. 

If you’d to like to read more inspirational quotes, please check out: 25 Inspirational Ocean Quotes for Those That Love the Sea

Do you have a favorite cruise travel quote that reminds you of cruise life, travel experiences, or one that simply inspires you? Please let me know in the comments below.

Happy Cruising!

Ilana xoxo

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2 Comments

  1. April 9, 2020 / 7:37 pm

    My favorite quote is 20 years from now. How true that is 20 years I will probably in a old folks home. Looking back I can see all the wonderful things I did. Thanks for all you do.

    • April 11, 2020 / 3:16 pm

      I love that quote too! Time is the most precious thing we have. Glad you live by it and it’s so meaningful!

      Thanks so much Russell!

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