"Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Lawrence Durrell 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."Lawrence Durrell on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Lawrence Durrell on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Lawrence Durrell on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Lawrence Durrell on Saint Augustine
"Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked."
"History is an endless repetition of the wrong way of living."
"For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life in this way, not to evade destiny, as the ordinary people try to do, but to fulfil it in its true potential - the imagination."
"It is not love that is blind, but jealousy."
"The richest love is that which submits to the arbitration of time."