Quotations About / On:
Body travels through space; mind travels through time.
(to my children)
Heresy is a road most traveled by words and less traveled by people.
(Ivan Brooks Sr)
Extensive traveling induces a feeling of encapsulation, and travel, so broadening at first, contracts the mind.
(Paul Theroux (b. 1941), U.S. novelist, travel writer. The Great Railway Bazaar, ch. 21 (1975).)
He travels the fastest who travels alone.
(Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), British author, poet. The Winners, refrain, The Story of the Gadsbys (1890).)
Far travel, very far travel, or travail, comes near to the worth of staying at home.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Letter, August 17, 1844, to Isaac Hecker, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 408, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
Men who have decided to chase after truth must not sit at a place expecting to find it; even if you can't travel with your feet, travel with your mind.
I was born and raised in a neighborhood called Noah's Ark. If you didn't travel in pairs, you just didn't travel.
(Stanley Shapiro (1925-1990), screenwriter, and Maurice Richlin (d. 1990). Lieutenant Holden (Tony Curtis), Operation Petticoat (1959).)
He travels fastest who travels alone, and that goes double for she. Real feminism is spinsterhood.
(Florence King (b. 1936), U.S. author. "Spinsterhood Is Powerful," Reflections in a Jaundiced Eye (1989).)
Even the elephant carries but a small trunk on his journeys. The perfection of traveling is to travel without baggage.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "A Yankee in Canada" (1853), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 5, p. 33, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
'Immortality or timelessness is difficult. The simplest method is to acquire youth.... Re-capturing history by time-traveling does not always reverse the aging process... Becoming timeless is the difficult part. Neither youthfulness nor time-travel necessarily results in timelessness, although both are related... You might try to create a time-loop in the same location, but this is about 1000 times more difficult than time travel, and might cost a lot of energy.'
(- -Nathan Coppedge, May 2016)