Who said: it is better to travel hopefully than to arrive ?

Question:Was it Taverner ?

Answers:
Robert Louis Stevenson

Complete quotation : 'To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive, and the true success is to labour.'
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"It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive." -- Robert Louis Stephenson's quote is the basis of many lives and an underlying reason why many journeys, even painful ones, never end.

The games and scripts we play out in our lives are effectively journeys. They give us meaning and their execution thus becomes an end in itself.
“To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.”
Robert Louis Stevenson quotes (Scottish Essayist, Poet and Author of fiction and travel books, 1850-1894)
Not sure but whoever he is not exactly right. Not if one travels by air for instance these days, with numerous rules & regulations, tedious waiting at the airport, connection, fighting to get to the front to the conveyor belt for luggage, only to find that it's gone to Russia, queuing for transport to take you out of it..... to me none of that is fun. How often do you breathe a deep sign of relief when you finally arrive?
"It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive." -- Robert Louis Stephenson's quote is the basis of many lives and an underlying reason why many journeys, even painful ones, never end.

The games and scripts we play out in our lives are effectively journeys. They give us meaning and their execution thus becomes an end in itself.

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