"Book tours and research provide a lot of travel - too much, I sometimes think, but we do take vacations."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Bernard Cornwell on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Bernard Cornwell on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Bernard Cornwell on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Bernard Cornwell on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Bernard Cornwell on Saint Augustine
"What I mean by that is that the point of life, as I see it, is not to write books or scale mountains or sail oceans, but to achieve happiness, and preferably an unselfish happiness."