"It would be nice to travel if you knew where you were going and where you would live at the end or do we ever know, do we ever live where we live, we're always in other places, lost, like sheep."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Janet Frame 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."Janet Frame on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Janet Frame on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Janet Frame on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Janet Frame on Saint Augustine
"Writing a novel is not merely going on a shopping expedition across the border to an unreal land: it is hours and years spent in the factories, the streets, the cathedrals of the imagination."