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“When one finally arrives at
the point where schedules are
forgotten, and becomes immersed
in ancient rhythms, one begins
— Sig Olson
“Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.”
“I struck the board and cry’d ‘No more;
I will abroad’.
What, shall I ever sign and pine?
My life and lines are free; free as the road,
Loose as the wind.”
— George Herbert (1593-1633)
“Don’t let the same dog bite you twice.”
— Chuck Berry
“… the ideal companion is rare, and in default of him it is better to make a long journey alone. One’s company in a strange world.”
— Peter Fleming, “One’s Company”
“Even if I should, by some awful chance, find a hair upon my bread and honey – at any rate it is my own hair.”
— Katherine Mansfield, from her “Journal”.