"Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Stephen Fry 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."Stephen Fry on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Stephen Fry on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Stephen Fry on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Stephen Fry on Saint Augustine
"I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me."
"I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself."
"I've never had any illusions about being a lead actor in films, because lead actors have to be of a certain kind. Apart from the beauty of looks and figure, which I cannot claim to have, there's just a particular kind of ordinary-Joe quality that a film star needs to have."
"Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good."
"Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness."