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27 Quotes that will make you want to go to Italy

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

Here are 27 quotes that may make you consider Italy for a holiday.

Quotes about Italy (photo by: Rick Cooper)

1. Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy – Bertrand Russell

2. A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority – Samuel Johnson

3. Italy has changed. But Rome is Rome – Robert De Niro

4. Italy and London are the only places where I don’t feel to exist on sufferance. - E.M. Forster

5. When life gives you twists and turns, chique yourself up in Italy! – Barbara Conelli

6. Open my heart and you will see
Graved inside of it, “Italy”. – Robert Browning

7. One of the great joys of traveling through Italy is discovering firsthand that it is, indeed, a dream destination. – Debra Lavinson

8. I was offered a free villa in Hollywood, but I said no thank you, I prefer to live in Italy. – Ennio Morricone

9. No matter where I’ve been overseas, the food stinks, except in Italy – Carmen Electra

10. In Italy, they add work and life on to food and wine. – Robin Leach

11. Stroll into work at 10. Lunch from 12 till three. Leave work at five. That’s living! – John Lydon

12. The Creator made Italy from designs by Michaelangelo – Mark Twain

13. You may have the universe if I may have Italy – Giuseppe Verdi

14. Even now I miss Italy dearly, I dream about it every night – Eila Hiltunen

15. Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go – Truman Capote

16. Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life – Anna Akhmatova

17. If I spoke Italian, I’d be in Italy in a minute. I love the food, I love the way people live there. I mean, it really is my idea of paradise. – Bonnie Bedelia

18. Methinks I will not die quite happy without having seen something of that Rome – Sir Walter Scott

19. Capri on the Amalfi Coast in Italy is my ultimate holiday destination. – Vidal Sassoon

20.  Thou Paradise of exiles, Italy! – Percy Bysshe Shelley

21. White phantom city, whose untrodden streets are rivers, and whose pavements are the shifting Shadows of the palaces and strips of sky – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, “Venice”

22. For us to go to Italy and to penetrate into Italy is like a most fascinating act of self-discovery – D.H. Lawrence

23. Everything you see I owe to pasta. – Sophia Loren

24. In Italy for thirty years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance – Orson Welles

25. I love the language, it sounds as if it should be writ on satin with syllables which breathe of the sweet South – George Gordon Noel Byron

26. I am a product of my native land, Tuscany, Italy. - Andrea Bocelli

27. I love places that have an incredible history. I love the Italian way of life. I love the food. I love the people. I love the attitudes of Italians. – Elton John

Now the only thing left is… To visit Italy, of course! So why not checking out some hotel deals?You can find cheap Sorrento hotels, boutique hotels in Rome, Italy and many other Italian cities. Which one will you visit first?


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