“Not all those who wander are lost” is a famous quote by J.R.R. Tolkien, from his poem “All That is Gold Does Not Glitter” in The Lord of the Rings. The quote means that not everyone who travels, explores or takes their own path is directionless or without purpose. It implies that there is value in exploring and finding oneself along the way, even if the destination is unknown. Here are 24 other quotes that share a similar sentiment:

“You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Christopher Columbus

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu

“Adventure is worthwhile.” – Aesop

“To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain all while you give, To roam the roads of lands remote, To travel is to live.” – Hans Christian Andersen

“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 safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.” – Mark Twain

“Don’t listen to what they say. Go see.” – Unknown

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” – Saint Augustine

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau “Every journey is personal. Every journey is spiritual. You can’t compare them, can’t put them on a scale. Your journey is yours. You are unique. You cannot imitate someone else’s journey and still be true to yourself. Are you ready to start your own journey?” – Kathy M. Phipps

“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” – Helen Keller

“The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” – John Muir

“Travel far, travel wide, and travel often.” – Unknown RADHA KRISHNA LOVE QUOTES IN KANNADA

“The best journeys in life are those that answer questions you never thought to ask.” – Rich Ridgeway

“I travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape me.” – Anonymous

“It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The journey itself is my home.” – Matsuo Basho

“Life is a journey, not a destination.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“We travel for romance, we travel for architecture, and we travel to be lost.” – Ray Bradbury

“Not all classrooms have four walls.” – Unknown

“To travel is to take a journey into yourself.” – Danny Kaye

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller