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Last updated: Saturday 9 June 2018
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why road trip
There is no road. The road is made by walking.
+ Antonio Machado
The closer you get to real matter, rock, air, fire, wood, the more spiritual the world is.
+ Gary Snyder
For some time now it has seemed to me that the two questions we should ask of any
strong landscape are these: firstly, what do I know when I am in this place that I cannot know anywhere else? And then, vainly,
what does this place know of me that I cannot know myself?
+ Robert McFarlane
The rule of resonance: a smaller place with which we resonate is more important than a place of great pilgrimmage.
The rule of correspondence: a place within a landscape corresponds to a pace within the heart.
+ Vaclav Cilek
it is right here!
it is right now!
it has always been so!
+ taizan maezumi
All of life is a foreign country.
+ Jack Kerouac, letter to John Clellon Holmes (24 June 1949)
Some beautiful paths can't be discovered without getting lost.
+ Erol Ozan
Now, on this road trip, my mind seemed to uncrinkle,
to breathe, to present to itself a cure for a disease it had not, until now, known it had.
+ Elizabeth Berg, The Year of Pleasures
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered.
An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
+ G. K. Chesterton
Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again;
we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.
+ Jack Kerouac
Half the fun of the travel is the aesthetic of lostness.
+ Ray Bradbury
Wonders of a journey consist far more of such intangible
experiences and unexpected situations than of factual things and events of material reality.
+ Lama Anagarika Govinda