The pilgrim is humble and devout, and human, and charitable, and ready to smile and admire; therefore, he should comprehend the whole of his way, the poeple in it, and the hills and the clouds, and the habits of the various cities.
I meet so many that think population growth is a major problem in regard to climate change. But the number of children born per year in the world has stopped growing since 1990. The total number of children below 15 years of age in the world are now relatively stable around 2 billion.
All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men.
Just as there is nothing between the admirable omelet and the intolerable, so with autobiography.
Cancer is awful. It took 10 years until I didn’t think about it every day. Nobody should go through this. Nobody.
Tomorrow let us do or die!
I have wandered all my life, and I have also traveled; the difference between the two being this, that we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
Eighteen fifty-eight was a year of great technological advancement in the West. That was the year when Queen Victoria was able, for the first time, to communicate with President Buchanan, through the Transatlantic Telegraphic Cable. And they were the first to ‘Twitter’ transatlantically.
Be content to remember that those who can make omelettes properly can do nothing else.
Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, and robes the mountain in its azure hue.