Traveling is a fool’s paradise. Our first journeys discover to us the indifference of places.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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This gives force to the strong — that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance or original action.
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No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we who read it are no longer the same interpreters.
You can never really live anyone else’s life, not even your child’s. The influence you exert is through your own life, and what you’ve become yourself.
Mementos of this world, in which the things worth being were so easily exchanged for the things worth having.
It is a brave thing to have courage to be an individual; it is also, perhaps, a lonely thing. But it is better than not being an individual, which is to be nobody at all.