Quotes - Walking

Quotes about walking by topic: Attitude to walking, People and walking, Relationship and walking, Car and walking, Creativity and walking, Loneliness and walking, Walking features, Workout and walking, Health and walking, Travel and walking, Home and walking, Nature and walking, ect.

Attitude to walking

Feet are a reason to walk. (Hans Ulrich Bänziger)
There is no habit you will value so much as that of walking far without fatigue.(Thomas Jefferson)
Hiking’s not for everyone. Notice the wilderness is mostly empty. (Sonja Yoerg)
An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day. (Henry David Thoreau)
I love walking because it clears your mind, enriches the soul, takes away stress, and opens up your eyes to a whole new world . (Claudette Dudley)
Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you. (John Ruskin)
I hate going anywhere. I’m really excited to travel and play all these different places, but if I had it my way, I would stay inside, maybe go to the back garden or walk around the corner to the shops. That’s it. (Courtney Barnett)
Shed your thoughts of being in a rut, and get out for an afternoon walk. (Andy Atticus)
The greatest pleasure of my life was walking – lonely and fast, fast and lonely. My great lonesome gallop. (Marina Tsvetaeva)

People and walking

In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks. (John Muir)
Walking is the favorite sport of the good and wise. (A.L. Rowse)
I’ll walk where my own nature would be leading: It vexes me to choose another guide. (Emily Bronte)
The destiny of every walking man is to immerse himself in the panorama surrounding him, to the point of becoming one with it, and ultimately, to vanish. (Federico Castigliano)
If I fell, it’s because I was walking. And walk worth, although you fall. (Eduardo Galeano)
If I could not walk far and fast, I think I should just explode and perish. (Charles Dickens)
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk. (Jacqueline Schiff)
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She’s ninety-seven now, and we don’t know where the heck she is. (Ellen DeGeneres)

Relationship and walking

When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my buttonhole.(W.M. Thackeray)
I learned that a long walk and calm conversation are an incredible combination if you want to build a bridge. (Seth Godin)
Don’t walk in front of me, I may not follow you. Don’t walk behind me, I may not lead you. Walk beside me and be my friend. (Albert Camus)
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light. (Helen Keller)
For me, the best thing you can do as a man in loving someone is to do your best, go on that walk, and at the end of that walk be as much of a gentleman as you were in the beginning. (Ryan Adams)

Car and walking

Those who walk see more than those who drive. (Johann Gottfried Seume)
You conquer the landscape with the soles of your shoes, not with the tires of your car. (Georges Duhamel)
I am of the opinion that everything would be better if you walked more… The way you sit in the car, you have immediately removed a few degrees from the original humanity… Driving shows powerlessness, walking shows strength. (Johann Gottfried Seume)
Walking is the name given to the exercise that takes place between leaving the car and entering the elevator. (Peter E. Schumacher)

Creativity and walking

If you seek creative ideas go walking. Angels whisper to a man when he goes for a walk. (Raymond Inmon)
Why are there trees I never walk under but large and melodious thoughts descend upon me? (Walt Whitman)
When man wanted to make a machine that would walk he created the wheel, which does not resemble a leg. (Guillaume Apollinaire)
If you have too many quotes from other people in your head, you can’t create. You have to keep your head empty. That’s why I am constantly enjoying the sky, the park, the walk. (Yoko Ono)
Walking tends to metrical poetry, for it is not for nothing that verses have feet. (Elmar Schenkel)

Loneliness and walking

You have to learn to walk through life alone. (Andree Maillet)
Walking is a technique of solitude, away into reverie. The walker is not a sleepwalker but a daydreamer. (Deirdre Heddon)
I’m an introvert… I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky. (Audrey Hepburn)
There is nothing like being left alone again, to walk peacefully with oneself in the woods. To boil one’s coffee and fill one’s pipe, and to think idly and slowly as one does it. (Knut Hamsun)

Walking features

Walking is the exact balance between spirit and humility. (Gary Snyder)
Walking is how the body measures itself against the earth. (Rebecca Solnit)
Truly walking is going to the rhythm of the flower that opens. (Michel Jourdan)
After a day’s walk, everything has twice its usual value. (George Macauley Trevelyan)
If you are in a bad mood, go for a walk. If you are still in a bad mood, go for another walk. (Hippocrates)

Workout and walking

Walking: the most ancient exercise and still the best modern exercise. (Carrie Latet)
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast. (Thomas Jefferson)
For a workout, I love to hike or take a long walk. Being outside is crucial; I can’t stand gyms. (Alice Greczyn)
If you’re ready to give yourself a little challenge, take a walk and mix in short bouts of jogging. It can boost your calorie burn and give you much needed cardiovascular benefits. (Harley Pasternak)

Quotes about workout

Health and walking

Walking is man’s best medicine. (Hippocrates)
Walking for health and fitness, the easiest way to get in shape and stay in shape. (Frank Ring)
I walk, walk, walk, walk. That’s very good for your heart. (Sophia Loren)
A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine and psychology in the world. (Paul Dudley White)

Religion and walking

It is not talking but walking that will bring us to heaven. (Matthew Henry)
God is at home, it’s we who have gone out for a walk. (Meister Eckhart)
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing. (Aldous Huxley)
My walk on the moon lasted three days. My walk with God will last forever. (Charles Duke)

Travel and walking

You have only really been where you have walked. (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
There comes… a longing never to travel again except on foot. (Wendell Berry)
If you want to get to your destination, you can take the stagecoach, but if you want to travel properly, you should walk. (Jean Jacques Rousseau)

Quotes about travel

Home and walking

Home is everything you can walk to. (Jerry Spinelli)
There are days when I walk through the center of Stockholm when I get this sudden feeling of happiness – a sense of belonging and at the same time gratitude that I’m so privileged that I can live my life in my city. (Bjorn Ulvaeus)

Nature and walking

There is nothing I like better at the end of a hot summer’s day than taking a short walk around the garden. You can smell the heat coming up from the earth to meet the cooler night air. (Peter Mayle)
Let a man walk ten miles steadily on a hot summer’s day along a dusty English road, and he will soon discover why beer was invented. (G.K. Chesterton)

Happiness and walking

What makes me really happy is a walk in the English countryside. A nice sunset, that British countryside – it means I’m home. (Natalie Dormer)
Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail. (Robert Motherwell)

Success and walking

Goals transform a random walk into a chase. (Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi)
Success is not a destination, but the road that you’re on. Being successful means that you’re working hard and walking your walk every day. You can only live your dream by working hard towards it. That’s living your dream. (Marlon Wayans)

Thoughts and walking

All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. (Friedrich Nietzsche)
Me thinks that the moment my legs begin to move, my thoughts begin to flow. (Henry David Thoreau)
I don’t really think, I just walk. (Paris Hilton)

Life and walking

I want to walk through life instead of being dragged through it. (Alanis Morissette)
Reality is hard. It is no walk in the park, this thing called Life. (Patty Duke)
The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk steadily and with a purpose. (Charles Dickens)

Way and walking

The path is built by walking. (Antonio Machado)
There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. (Beverly Sills)
Any walking man can go astray. (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)

Work and walking

Anyone who can walk to the welfare office can walk to work. (Al Capp)
That walk around the block, that fresh air, is going to help you work more quickly and effectively when you get back. (Daniel Levitin)

Freedom and walking

Freedom – to walk free and own no superior. (Walt Whitman)
Hiking is the most perfect way of getting around if you want to discover real life. It’s the way to freedom. (Elizabeth von Arnim)

Quotes about freedom

Time and walking

Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time. (Steven Wright)
I am a slow walker, but I never walk back. (Abraham Lincoln)

Society and walking

We live in a fast-paced society. Walking slows us down. (Robert Sweetgall)
Every day in this country begins with walking in place. (Vladimir Bukovsky)

Inner world and walking

Walking brings me back to myself. (Laurette Mortimer)
Walking in oneself is like a chastisement: one does not go far. (Paul Eluard)

Traces and walking

Good walking leaves no track behind it. (Laozi)
A man who does not walk leaves no traces. (George Wolinski)

Walking barefoot

Walk barefoot! And the shoe doesn’t pinch you. (Walter Ludin)
I like to walk around with bare feet and I don’t like to comb my hair. (Beyonce Knowles)

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