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Our Top 25 Holiday Quotes

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A holiday offers you the chance to get away from your ordinary life. It gives you a break and a chance to see something new and different to what you are used to. This is something that can help to completely reinvigorate you, and that’s why they’re so important to us.

If you’re still not sure whether you should take a holiday and get away from your day to day life, these quotes might help. They give you a good picture of the reasons why you should always make sure that you have some time away.

25 Holiday Quotes

Holiday Quotes from Men

These quotes all offer something really interesting and unique. They also offer a male perspective. So, make sure that you take notice of the wisdom below.

1. On vacation, you can wear all the colorful and casual clothing that you like, but you must always be elegant – Christian Dior

2. The idea of a perfect vacation is not working or not having to work and having no appointments – Tom Welling

3. A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what you’ve been taking – Earl Wilson

4. I can’t picture going to a beach, or anywhere on vacation, without a couple of books as companions – Rosecrans Baldwin

5. Holiday: A period of activity so intense that it can only be undertaken three or four weeks in the year – Miles Kington

Holiday Quotes from Women

Women can offer their own view of the perks and luxuries of holidaying and vacations though. These quotes are fantastic, so read on.

6. When people went on vacation, they shed their home skins, thought they could be a new person – Aimee Friedman

7. Chilling out on the bed in your hotel room watching television, while wearing your own pajamas, is sometimes the best part of a vacation – Laura Marano

8. Vacations mean a change of pace, a gentleness with ourselves, a time of rest and renewal, and a time to stretch ourselves and encounter new people, new lands, new ways, and new options – Anne Wilson Schaef

9. I’m more obsessed with the idea of vacation than any one particular vacation spot. I love to explore new places and cultures – Candice Accola

10. My favorite place to vacation is any place by the ocean – Nina Arianda

Funny T-Shirt Quotes

Sometimes, those funny one-liners are the best way of summing up what’s so good about going away on holiday. These quotes manage to be both humorous and accurate.

11. I need a six month vacation, twice a year.

12. Can’t work. Vacation near.

13. On vacation till further notice.

14. Eat. Sleep. Travel.

15. Airline travel is hours of boredom interrupted by moments of stark terror.

Philosophical Holiday Quotes

If those funny quotes weren’t doing it for you, maybe these deep and philosophical ones will. These offer a slightly more considered view of holidays.

16. I have never believed that vacations are luxuries. They are our necessities–just like shelter, clothes, and food, they make us feel like humans and not like animals that care only for survival – Alexander Babinets

17. Vacations brighten a man. They tend to make his work more attractive to him and to make him more attractive to his work – Harry Van Demark

18. It isn’t how much time you spend somewhere that makes it memorable: it’s how you spend the time – David Brenner

19. Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind – Seneca

20. If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home – James Michener

Other Holiday Quotes

Last, but certainly not least, we have compiled some other great quotes that you should take notice of. These are all unique and interesting in their own kind of way.

21. Be an explorer. The universe is filled with wonder and magical things – Flavia

22. Isn’t it interesting that people feel best about themselves right before they go on vacation? They’ve cleared up all of their to-do piles, closed up transactions, renewed old promises with themselves. My most basic suggestion is that people should do that more than just once a year – David Allen

23. There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered – Nelson Mandela

24. Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world – Gustave Flaubert

25. He who returns from a journey is not the same as he who left – Chinese Proverb

Holiday Quotes from ERGO Travel Insurance

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