"Some minds improve by travel, others, rather, resemble copper wire, or brass, which get the narrower by going farther."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Thomas Hood 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."Thomas Hood on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Thomas Hood on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Thomas Hood on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Thomas Hood on Saint Augustine
"There is even a happiness - that makes the heart afraid."