"Then, after the war it was impossible to travel, after so many years of Hitler and Stalin."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Gyorgy Ligeti 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."Gyorgy Ligeti on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Gyorgy Ligeti on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Gyorgy Ligeti on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Gyorgy Ligeti on Saint Augustine
"There is a wonderful Hungarian literature, especially in lyric poetry."