Ah, travel. It broadens the mind and the horizons, opening us up to experiences and thoughts we might have never had before.

If you need some convincing to pack your bags and head out, these 10 inspiring quotes should sort that right out.

1. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.”
– Andre Gide

2. “Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.”
– Jack Kerouac

3. “Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul.”
– Jamie Lyn Beatty

4. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
– Mark Twain

5. “Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.”
– Anthony Bourdain

6. “To Travel is to Live”
– Hans Christian Andersen

7. “And then there is the most dangerous risk of all – the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.”
– Randy Komisar

8. “Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures.”
– Lovelle Drachman

9. “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.”
– Gustav Flaubert

10. “Take only memories, leave only footprints.”
– Chief Seattle