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Agni June 2009

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Words of Wisdom ~ Inspiration for the Journey

“Travel is like love: It cracks you open and pushes you over the walls and low horizons that habits and defensiveness set up.”
~ Pico Iyer

"A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it."
~ John Steinbeck

“A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.”
~ Lao-Tzu

“Here’s what I love about travel: Strangers get a chance to amaze you. Sometimes a single day can bring a blooming surprise, a simple kindness that opens a chink in your heart and makes you a different person when you go to sleep – more tender, less jaded – than you were when you woke up.”
~ Tanya Shaffer

“If we truly want to know the secret of soulful travel, we need to believe that there is something sacred waiting to be discovered in virtually every journey.”
~ Phil Cousineau

“A great traveler . . . is a kind of introspective; as she covers the ground outwardly, so she advances fresh interpretations of herself inwardly.”
~ Lawrence Durrell

“Solvitur ambulando. It is solved by walking.”
~ Saint Augustine

“Traveler, there is no path; paths are made by walking.”
~ Antonio Machado

“Travel brings a special kind of wisdom if one is open to it.”
~ Huston Smith

"One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things."
~ Henry Miller

“Life is known only by those who have found a way to be comfortable with change and the unknown. Given the nature of life, there may be no security, but only adventure.”
~ Rachel Naomi Remen

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