. . . people should look for accessible vacation destinations
the same way they look for any other vacation destination - based
on their own personal tastes and preferences.
Candy B Harrington, 101 Accessible Vacations
Words of Encouragement
Plan your vacation now!
"An upcoming vacation gives us something to eagerly anticipate.
It's linked to a reduction in work- related stress and burnout as well as
enhanced feelings of joy and interest. And travel can shape our personalities.
When traveling for an extended period of time, desirable changes - increased
openness to experience, emotional stability, agreeableness, and
creativity - emerge."
Jaime Kurtz, The Happy Traveler
"Do not wait until you are dying to go on vacation.
I think if I had to give you one piece of advice that would be it.
We put things off. We do not mean to, but we do.
We carry around the assumption that there is plenty of time
to do whatever needs to be done."
Marty Cauley, Dying to go on Vacation
Drive carefully tomorrow so you'll live to have another vacation.
Short Inspirational Quotes
Never take money in lieu of vacation time. Money will never
give you what taking a break will give you.
Take A Break Quotes
"Think about it; how do you feel when you are planning a vacation?
You feel excited and happy. Your stress level is diminished,
and this also affects your work in a positive way."
John Morgan, 100% Active and Productive
Moderation in exercise, eating and amusement is the best guarantee of a
"Read a lot when you're on vacation, but nothing that has to
do with your business."
H. Jackson Brown, Jr
A one day holiday can at times be better than a one week vacation if you totally
unplug for that one day!
Holiday Quotes |
"A vacation helps to relieve stress and boredom, gives us a change of
scenery, provides us with adventure, and helps to bring us closer to the
people in our lives."
E. S. Woods, The Vacationer's Handbook
Even though vacationing is good for us, most people simply can't go
away to an exotic land for a week or two. Hope is not lost, however;
there is good news. You can reap the benefits of taking a vacation
by escaping for an hour or two a day, or even every two days
through "mini vacations."
Sage Wilcox, The 2-Hour Vacation
It is a good thing for everyone who can possibly do so to get away
at least once a year for a change of scene. I do not want to get into
the position of not being able to see the forest because
of the thickness of the trees.
Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should
set up a life you don't need to escape from.
"One-week vacations are too short to prevent burnout;
by the time you relax enough not to think about the office
the week is almost up."
"Cruises are a great way to vacation! The best part is the flexibility.
You can book a one-day cruise, or a 108-day- around-the-world cruise,
and a whole lot of options in between. You unpack
once, and get a taste of a new place every day."
Deb Graham, Tips From The Cruise Addict's Wife
A vacation is necessary.
"A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what
you've been taking."
"Take those vacations and do not take your laptop or iphone or blackberry
- you are on vacation and that means having a real break
and not just going to a different location and doing much of the same thing."
Byron Pulsifer, Recognize This
Motivational Quotes for Work
Trips and vacations are so much more. These experiences show
you what's possible and challenge you to examine the paths you'll take in
"A proper vacation does three things. It takes you away from the stresses
and demands of your daily life; it gives your body time to heal and rejuvenate;
and, it invigorates your mind by returning you to your natural rhythm."
Sage Wilcox, The 2-Hour Vacation
Neglecting vacation is neglecting success because every success needs
an accumulated positive energy!
Mehmet Murat ildan
"My business doesn't even have any employees, and I'm going
on a 90-day vacation so that just proves that you don't need to
manage employees to have a profitable business."
Tom Corson-Knowles, Systemize, Automate, Delegate
"Too much work, too much vacation, too much of any one thing is unsound."
"One of the biggest challenges about going on vacation is planning the trip."
Paul Brodie, San Diego
"Think of life as a voyage. The truest liver of the truest life is like a
voyager who, as he sails, is not indifferent to all the beauty of the sea
"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."
"A good vacation is over when you begin to yearn for your work."
"On vacation, I totally unplug. I don't bring a laptop with me."
Quote of The Day
"If you come home as happy as you leave, you have had a good vacation."
"Why turn a vacation into a volunteer vacation? . . . First, the opportunities
presented here are amazing . . . Second, your help is desperately needed. . . .
Almost everyone who undertakes these projects returns home proclaiming
that their vacations benefited them at least as much as they did the people
being served. And when this happens to you, we hope that you'll then
take the next step: share the experience."
Doug Cutchins, Volunteer Vacations
"Laughter is an instant vacation."
"Cruising is one of the least expensive ways to
yet it offers so much rich experience in exotic locations, great food,
beautiful accommodations and a fun, friendly atmosphere."
Nom de Voyage, Cruise Hacks, Tips and Tricks
"The atmosphere on the ship is different from our experience ... it is all
about being merry and happy. Literally, it is like being in a small city
celebrating a special day everyday of the 7-day vacation."
Roy Lique, Lured by The Allure of the Seas
"We need to develop a 'vacation attitude' every day by being focused
on what we need to accomplish by the end of each day."
Catherine Pulsifer, A Vacation Attitude
"The purpose of a vacation is to have the time to rest.
But many of us, even when we go on vacation, don't know how to rest.
We may even come back more tired than before we left."
"There are 365 days and 52 weekends in a year. Even if you are short
on time off, you can still take weekend getaways.
Does that count as a vacation? Of course it does."
Anita Kaltenbaugh, Travel Secrets
Top Ten Quotes on Time
"In this country, where we learn to work from the time we're born,
our job is to follow the rules, to rein in the imagination.
But on vacation, you need a chance to wonder, to be surprised, to play."
Pam Grout, The 100 Best Worldwide Vacations to Enrich Your Life
"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
"The point is this: if you do what you love, it doesn't matter in the
least that a vacation has to end. If you love what you do you will not find
yourself wishing for even a few more days of vacation, or wishing that
you could keep enjoying this vacation for much, much longer."
Byron Pulsifer, Happy To Return
"... stress is not about how much the job demands of us,
it's how much we are able to stand up to the demands.
... With the right balance
of vacation and work, there is nothing, absolutely nothing, that
the human spirit cannot achieve."
Sage Wilcox, The 2-Hour Vacation
"It's never too late, for with a purpose, a worthy goal and
a motivation to reach those upper layers on the pyramid,
a person can travel further in a few years than he might otherwise
travel in a lifetime."
"It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive disenchanted."
"Last year, I came away from the vacation thoroughly bloated and
ten pounds heavier, convinced I'd blocked an artery and possibly
shortened my lifespan by a few months. But I was also deliriously contented,
which is surely what it's all about."
Cash Peters, Best Vacation EVER!
"Vacation must be more than a word if it is meant to provide a
total change of scenery and mindset. While it is recognized
that the ideal vacation varies from person to person, or family to family,
a vacation should always provide the absence of stress and regeneration
of the spirit."
"When I was on a two-week vacation I noticed something.
The vacation lasted a good long time then suddenly it was over.
Life is like that also."
Fr. Cedric Pisegna CP, Death
If you are working for Christ, even though it is vacation time,
remember God is
not on vacation, and we cannot go on vacation to God.
Quotes about God
Be inspired by taking the time to appreciate the beauty around you while you are
on vacation. Remind yourself to relax and clear your mind from issues in your life. By doing this
you will recharge even when your vacation is over.
Family Vacation Quotes
"When it comes to the summer months most people start to think
about where they will be going on vacation. This is the time of year when
most individuals take time off of work because the kids are out of school.
It is the perfect time for everyone to spend time together and to regroup
from the stress that is often experienced with everyday life."
Cindy Crawford, Vacation Deals
"It's not about balance, it's about designing a work-home-family life
that makes you feel good. A life you don't need a vacation from."
Jacqueline Fisch, Unfussy Mom
"THANKSGIVING Is a holiday filled with family, friends, and great food.
It's a celebration of abundance and appreciation."
Rodney Miles, Thanksgiving Around the World and in Your Home
"Vacation is the term applied to a trip that involves just the two of us.
Family trips are not really vacations, except in the strict sense that
we have vacated one set of premises and moved the general hullabaloo
right along with us."
Robert Benson, Home by Another Way
"For our family, Christmas really is the most wonderful time of the year,
and we look forward to the holiday season all year long.
Not because of the presents we'll receive but because of the memories
and traditions it holds, the opportunities to give and serve as a family,
and the focus we put on enjoying each other and all that it offers!"
Mandi Ehman, 101 More Day of Christmas
"…there are those regrets that you never spent enough time with your
children always too busy to give them more than just a few hours of
attention a week or only during a one-week family vacation a year…"
Byron Pulsifer, The View From A Hospital Window
"In America, there are two classes of travel: first-class and with children."
"I think it is absolutely vital when you are married with children
to have at least one trip away a year without the kids. No matter
how much we love them, it's really important to remember we are
part of a couple too, otherwise the kids completely take over."
Jason Ayres, Austerity Dad
"In the end, kids won't remember that fancy toy or game you bought
them, they will remember the time you spent with them."
Funny Vacation Quotes To Make You Smile
"Do you spend more time planning a vacation than you do planning your life?"
Motivational Quotes about Life
"Retirement is like a long vacation in Las Vegas. The goal is to enjoy it
the fullest, but not so fully that you run out of money."
Top Ten Quotes on Retirement
"Vacation used to be a luxury, but in today's world it has become a necessity."
Quotes to Live By
"The average vacation is one-tenth playing - nine-tenths paying."
"Imagine that -we now live in a world where a manager's approval is needed
not to take vacation. This would have been unthinkable even three or
four years ago."
Arianna Huffington, Thrive
Funny Quotes about Life
"Being freed of work obligations after 40 or more years of employment
can create the same gleeful anticipation we used to feel on the last day of
school before summer vacation but, then again, it might bore us literally
Fred Vettese, Bill Morneau, The Real Retirement
Famous Quotes about Life
"A vacation is a sunburn at premium prices."
"No matter what happens, travel gives you a story to tell."
"No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one."
"Too much work, and no vacation,
Deserves at least a small libation.
So hail! my friends, and raise your glasses,
Work's the curse of the drinking classes."
Many people have great dreams and plans that they want to accomplish
but then they take a vacation on "Someday Isle", 80% of the population
lives on "Someday Isle". If you want to be a great success there's one simple
rule, it's to vote yourself off the island for life.
"A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in."
Isn't it amazing how much stuff we get done the day before vacation?
"If some people didn't tell you, you'd never know they'd been away
on a vacation."
Sometimes the greatest meals on vacations are the ones you
find when Plan A falls through.
We know a man who is three summers behind on his vacation schedule.
The ant is knowing and wise, but he doesn't know enough to take a vacation.
"Vacation - A period of travel and relaxation when you take twice the
clothes and half the money you need."
Bet some folks are starting now to do a little work so they will be missed
while they're on vacation.
Funny Work Quotes
Sometimes letting your mind go to zero is just as good as a weeks vacation,
you will find solutions will appear when you are no longer thinking about your problem.
Byron Pulsifer, The Zero Vacation
"When traveling with someone, take large doses of patience
and tolerance and your morning coffee."