65 Long Journey Quotes On Success In Life

These long journey quotes will inspire you. Long journey, when you make a journey, you travel from one place to another.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging long journey quotes, long journey sayings, and long journey proverbs.

Best Long Journey Quotes

  1. “If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.” ~ Dan Rather
  2. “Life is like unto a long journey with a heavy burden.” ~ Ieyasu Tokugawa
  3. “Some days are better than others … It’s been a long journey, but we’re starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel now.” ~ Brian Robertson
  4. “I like someone who embraces life; who wants to be on a long journey but has no particular plan or destination in mind. An adventurous man, open to the concept of living life in the moment.” ~ Jill Hennessy
  5. “Let me recommend the best medicine in the world: a long journey, at a mild season, through a pleasant country, in easy stages.” ~ James Madison

  6. “Let your mind start a journey through a strange new world. Leave all thoughts of the world you knew before. Let your soul take you where you long to be. Close your eyes, let your spirit start to soar, and you’ll live as you’ve never lived before.” ~ Erich Fromm
  7. “It helps, I think, to consider ourselves on a very long journey: the main thing is to keep to the faith, to endure, to help each other when we stumble or tire, to weep and press on.” ~ Mary Caroline Richards
  8. “What do I believe? It has been a long journey of discovery. There have been hesitations and errors along the way, and no doubt will be more, because I am still learning, both about myself and about life.” ~ Anne Perry
  9. “I wanted to do my part to help preserve that golden age of travel… I step aboard The Patron Tequila Express railcar, and I go back in time to the days when a long journey was something fun and very special.” ~ John Paul DeJoria , Travel long journey quotes
  10. “If seeds in the black earth can turn into such beautiful roses, what might not the heart of man become in its long journey toward the stars?” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton

  11. “And you? When will you begin that long journey into yourself?” ~ Rumi
  12. “On a long journey of human life, faith is the best of companions; it is the best refreshment on the journey; and it is the greatest property.” ~ Gautama Buddha
  13. “For a small reward, a man will hurry away on a long journey; while for eternal life, many will hardly take a single step.” ~ Thomas a Kempis
  14. “A man knows his companion in a long journey and a little inn.” ~ William Hazlitt
  15. “Education is a lifelong journey whose destination expands as you travel.” ~ Jim Stovall

  16. “Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes, to the very end. Will the day’s journey take the whole long day? From morn to night, my friend.” ~ Grantland Rice , Long journey quotes with friends
  17. “All writers are exiles wherever they live and their work is a lifelong journey towards the lost land.” ~ Janet Frame
  18. “I find I’m so excited I can barely sit still or hold a thought in my head. I think it is the excitement only a free man can feel, a free man at the start of a long journey whose conclusion is uncertain. I hope I can make it across the border. I hope to see my friend, and shake his hand. I hope the Pacific is as blue as it has been in my dreams. I hope.” ~ Stephen King
  19. “We have begun to contemplate our origins: starstuff pondering the stars; organized assemblages of ten billion billion billion atoms considering the evolution of atoms; tracing the long journey by which, here at least, consciousness arose.” ~ Carl Sagan
  20. “Jamie saved my life. She taught me everything. About life, hope and the long journey ahead. I’ll always miss her. But our love is like the wind. I can’t see it, but I can feel it.” – Landon Carter” ~ Nicholas Sparks

  21. “In the deepest places, where physical norms collapse under the crushing water, bodies still fall softly through the dark, days after their vessels have capsized. They decay on their long journey down. Nothing will hit the black sand at the bottom of the world but algae-covered bones.” ~ China Mieville
  22. “Many of us are returning from a long journey during which we were forced to search for things that were of no interest to us. Now we realize that they were false. But this return cannot be made without pain, because we have been away for a long time and feel that we are strangers in out own land. It will take some time to find the friends who also left, and the places where our roots and treasures lie. But this will happen.” ~ Paulo Coelho
  23. “Sunsets are loved because they vanish. Flowers are loved because they go. The dogs of the field and the cats of the kitchen are loved because soon they must depart. These are not the sole reasons, but at the heart of morning welcomes and afternoon laughters is the promise of farewell. In the gray muzzle of an old dog we see goodbye. In the tired face of an old friend we read long journeys beyond returns.” ~ Ray Bradbury
  24. “Cameras are simple tools designed to capture images. Images that tell us more about ourselves than we realize. They remind us of the long journey we’ve taken. The loved ones who traveled alongside of us. Those we lost along the way. And those waiting for us on the road ahead.” ~ Mary Alice
  25. “Speaking as somebody who has been happily married for 35 years, I can’t imagine any choice more consequential for a lifelong journey than the choice of a traveling companion.” ~ Ben Bernanke

  26. “Perform the best you can for when you find that you perform your best, there is still so much more in volleyball to do better, harder, faster, and smarter. It is just like when you go for a long journey. You go as far as you can see, and when you get there, you can see farther.” ~ John Kessel
  27. “Every mouth you’ve ever kissed was just practice. All the bodies you’ve ever undressed and ploughed in to were preparing you for me. I don’t mind tasting them in the memory of your mouth.
    Was it a long journey? Did it take you long to find me?
    You’re here now, welcome home.” ~ Warsan Shire
  28. “I have known men to hazard their fortunes, go long journeys halfway about the world, forget friendships, even lie, cheat, and steal, all for the gain of a book.” ~ A. S. W. Rosenbach
  29. “There there is nothing like a wilderness journey for rekindling the fires of life. Simplicity is part of it. Cutting the cackle. Transportation reduced to leg – or arm – power, eating irons to one spoon. Such simplicity, together with sweat and silence, amplify the rhythms of any long journey, especially through unknown, untattered territory. And in the end such a journey can restore an understanding of how insignificant you are — and thereby set you free.” ~ Colin Fletcher , Life long journey quotes
  30. “I view every film as a commitment to undertake a long journey.” ~ Arnon Goldfinger

  31. “Going to a concert can sometimes be very difficult. It can be a long journey. There’s the ticket prices. But when the music goes to the community – not the community coming to the concert – they say, ‘Wow! I didn’t know that this music was so amazing!” ~ Gustavo Dudamel
  32. “Discipleship is rooted in a deep belief in the universal reign of God through Christ. To be a disciple is to acknowledge that reign and to embrace the lifelong journey of submitting more and more of every aspect of your life to His good, just, and peaceable reign, as well as alerting others to God’s kingship by both word and deed.” ~ Michael Frost
  33. “Do not despise the fish because they are absolutely unable to speak or to reason, but fear lest you may be even more unreasonable than they by resisting the command of the Creator. Listen to the fish, who through their actions all but utter this word: ‘We set out on this long journey for the perpetuation of our species.” ~ Saint Basil
  34. “Indie record stores are as important to a touring musician as an incredible thrift store. I can’t overstate how good it feels to place an original pressing of ‘veedon fleece’ in your most underused of shirts and pack it into your suitcase, anxiously awaiting the day you get home so that you can play it as though it was your reward or trophy from the long journey you had just finished embarking on.” ~ Nate Ruess
  35. “I have never let gender get in my way. It has taken me over 30 years to get from a garage to the huge campus that we have today. And it’s been a long journey.” ~ Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

  36. “When you begin a play, you’re going to have to spend a lot of time with those characters, so those characters are going to have to be rich enough that you want to take a very long journey with them. That’s how I begin thinking about what I want to write about and who I want to write about.” ~ Lynn Nottage
  37. “Everybody is on a lifelong journey toward trying to live more deeply. There is nobody who can say, “Well, I’ve got that one checked off my to-do list.” We have to be honest with ourselves about where we are on this journey and about the difficulty of living in our own identities and integrity.” ~ Parker J. Palmer
  38. “My fear is you have to be careful as a writer to not get caught up in social media and blogging, because it can start to feed into your writing time. When you are writing a book, it’s such a long journey where the payoff is way at the end, sometimes years away. The payoff of the blog post is today. You get the reinforcement, comments or “likes” immediately. It’s appealing. You have to be patient with the book.” ~ Matt de la Pena
  39. “I think plans failing is a really interesting question. I’ve been on a long journey. I’m 54 now and that’s seriously old. I hope I still have heaps of years to go. Every day there’s new success and some failures. But believe you me you can always get better – but things don’t always go how you’d expect all the time. What you have to do is pick yourself up and keep going. That’s part of life.” ~ Fiona Wood
  40. “After our ages-long journey from savagery to civility, let’s hope we haven’t bought a round-trip ticket.” ~ Cullen Hightower

  41. “Blood had long since ceased to beat from one end to the other, but one could sense, from passages marked with fresher traces of wheels and hooves, that once the meaning and even the very idea of a long journey was lost, sleep had not descended over it in one fell swoop: it had continued to steal a march here and there, in a discontinuous way, and over short distances, like a laborer who feels his cart jolt on a section of Roman road that crosses his field.” ~ Julien Gracq
  42. “There is no theory that would guide us through interplantary space to another world even if we could control our departure from the earth; there is no means of carrying the large amount oxygen, water, and food that would be necessary for such a long journey; and there is not known way of easing our ether ship down on the surface of another world, if we could get there.” ~ Forest Ray Moulton
  43. “. . . long journeys are strange things: if we were always to continue in the same mind we are in at the end of a journey, we should never stir from the place we were then in . . .” ~ Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sevigne
  44. “long journeys are strange things: if we were always to continue in the same mind we are in at the end of a journey, we should never stir from the place we were then in: but Providence in kindness to us causes us to forget it. It is much the same with lying-in women. Heaven permits this forgetfulness that the world may be peopled, and that folks may take journeys to Provence.” ~ Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sevigne
  45. “For two years I watched my parents’ lives wind to a close. This made me aware of old age as a one stage, the final one, of a long journey.” ~ Alix Kates Shulman

  46. “Now it is autumn and the falling fruit
    and the long journey towards oblivion.
    The apples falling like great drops of dew
    to bruise themselves an exit from themselves.” ~ D. H. Lawrence
  47. “Over the years I’ve had strong friendships with many priests. As a matter of fact, a group of Christian leaders from the National Council of Churches came to my house in the 1950s to ask me to write music for a Mass. I didn’t think I was ready at that time. So, in a sense, I guess joining the church and writing the Mass was a culmination of a long journey that is still going on.” ~ Dave Brubeck
  48. “My mum’s an opera singer: I grew up watching her get swept up in music and transform herself into characters. She taught me that music is a lifelong journey, and that with every day and every song and every gig you learn something new.” ~ Katie Noonan
  49. “Climbing is this long term, lifelong journey. It’s really important to just take your time with it and keep it fun. I’ve seen a lot of people burn out because it starts becoming this job for them. It stops being fun. For me, it’s been really important to keep it enjoyable. Listen to your motivation.” ~ Chris Sharma
  50. “In a long journey straw waighs.” ~ George Herbert

  51. “Pace is crucial. Fine writing isn’t enough. Writing students can be great at producing a single page of well-crafted prose; what they sometimes lack is the ability to take the reader on a journey, with all the changes of terrain, speed and mood that a long journey involves. Again, I find that looking at films can help. Most novels will want to move close, linger, move back, move on, in pretty cinematic ways.” ~ Rose Tremain
  52. “Respect your soul: don’t keep repeating “I’m going to make it”. Your soul already knows that, what it needs is to use the long journey to be able to grow, stretch along the horizon, touch the sky. An obsession does not help you at all to reach your objective, and even ends up taking the pleasure out of the climb. But pay attention: also, don’t keep saying “it’s harder than I thought”, because that will make you lose your inner strength.” ~ Paulo Coelho
  53. “Live in rooms full of light. Avoid heavy food. Be moderate in the drinking of wine. Take massage, baths, exercise, and gymnastics. Fight insomnia with gentle rocking or the sound of running water. Change surroundings and take long journeys. Strictly avoid frightening ideas. Indulge in cheerful conversation and amusements. Listen to music.” ~ Aulus Cornelius Celsus
  54. “I who once wrote songs with keen delight am now by sorrow driven to take up melancholy measures. Wounded Muses tell me what I must write, and elegiac verses bathe my face with real tears. Not even terror could drive from me these faithful companions of my long journey. Poetry, which was once the glory of my happy and flourishing youth, is still my comfort in this misery of my old age.” ~ Boethius
  55. “You must go on a long journey before you can really find out how wonderful home is.” ~ Tove Jansson

  56. “When we helped prevent the massacre of civilians trapped on a distant mountain, here’s what one of them said: “We owe our American friends our lives. Our children will always remember that there was someone who felt our struggle and made a long journey to protect innocent people.” That is the difference we make in the world.” ~ Barack Obama
  57. “Surrender is the quantum leap from mind to no-mind, from ego to egolessness. And in a single step the whole journey is contained. It is not a long journey from you to God, it is a single-step journey. It is not a gradual phenomenon; it is not that slowly slowly, gradually you come to the divine. It is a quantum leap! One moment you were in darkness and the next moment all is light. All that is needed is to put the ego aside.” ~ Rajneesh
  58. “We had been everywhere. We had really seen nothing. And I catch myself thinking today that our long journey had only defiled with a sinuous trail of slime the lovely, trustful, dreamy, enormous country that by then, in retrospect, was no more to us than a collection of dog-eared maps, ruined tour books, old tires, and her sobs in the night — every night, every night — the moment I feigned sleep.” ~ Vladimir Nabokov
  59. “It had not been a long journey, but the memory of it filled her like an infection. She had felt tethered by time to the city behind her, so that the minutes stretched out taut as she moved away, and slowed the farther she got, dragging out her little voyage.” ~ China Mieville
  60. “It was awkward, revisiting a world you have never seen before: like coming home, after a long journey, to someone else’s house.” ~ Umberto Eco

  61. “Rohinton Mistry’s celebrated novel ‘Such a Long Journey’ was pulled off the syllabus of Mumbai University because local extremists objected to its content.” ~ Salman Rushdie
  62. “Thank you hard taco shells for surviving the long journey from factory, to supermarket, to my plate and then breaking the moment I put something inside you. Thank you.” ~ Jimmy Fallon
  63. “With a heavy load and a long journey” ~ Confucius

  64. “A cold coming they had of it, at this time of the year; just the worst time of the year to take a journey, and specially a long journey, in.” ~ Lancelot Andrewes
  65. “Climbing is my lifelong journey. And in the same way you go running and you have days where you really feel in tune, you have some days where you don’t feel that good. It’s this never-ending process. Accepting that and enjoying that for what it is, that’s really where the life of climbing is.” ~ Chris Sharma

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