"I got the travel bug when I was quite young. My parents took me and my sisters out of school and we travelled all over Europe. It was an eye-opening experience and, although I love Norway, I also enjoy visiting new countries. I don't get homesick."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Magnus Carlsen 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."Magnus Carlsen on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Magnus Carlsen on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Magnus Carlsen on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Magnus Carlsen on Saint Augustine
"I don't look at computers as opponents. For me it is much more interesting to beat humans."
"I've never been much of a computer guy at least in terms of playing with computers. Actually until I was about 11 I didn't use a computer for preparing for games at all. I was playing a bit online, was using the chess club mainly. Now, obviously, the computer is an important tool for me preparing for my games."