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Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country

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Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country

By Mayor Marion Barry, Washington DC

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Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country

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If Obama wins, I’m leaving the country. If Romney wins, I’m leaving the country. This has nothing to do with politics; I just want to travel.

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If Obama wins, I’m leaving the country. If Romney wins, I’m leaving the country. This has nothing to do with politics; I just want to travel.

By Unknown

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If Obama wins, I’m leaving the country. If Romney wins, I’m leaving the country. This has nothing to do with politics; I just want to travel.

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A politician is a fellow who will lay your life down for his country.

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A politician is a fellow who will lay your life down for his country.

By Unknown

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A politician is a fellow who will lay your life down for his country.

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one’s neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.

By Leo Tolstoy

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for

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Patriotism is the conviction that your country is superior to all others because you were born in it.

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Patriotism is the conviction that your country is superior to all others because you were born in it.

By George Bernard Shaw

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Patriotism is the conviction that your country is superior to all others because you were born in it.

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The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.

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The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.

By Martha Washington

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The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.

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Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.

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Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.

By Booker T. Washington

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Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.

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Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.

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Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.

By George Washington

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Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.

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To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.

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To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.

By George Washington

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To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.

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Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon them and to let them know that you trust them.

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Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon them and to let them know that you trust them.

By Booker T. Washington

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Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon them and to let them know that you trust them.

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When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.

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When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.

By Clifton Fadiman

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When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.

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Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.

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Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.

By George Washington

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Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.

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Lust is a mysterious wound in the side of humanity; or rather, at the very source of its life! To confound this lust in man with that desire which unites the sexes is like confusing a tumor with the very organ which it devours, a tumor whose very deformit

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Lust is a mysterious wound in the side of humanity; or rather, at the very source of its life! To confound this lust in man with that desire which unites the sexes is like confusing a tumor with the very organ which it devours, a tumor whose very deformity horribly reproduces the shape.

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Lust is a mysterious wound in the side of humanity; or rather, at the very source of its life! To confound this lust in man with that desire which unites the sexes is like confusing a tumor with the very organ which it devours, a tumor whose very deformit

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The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

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The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

By G.K. Chesterton

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The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

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If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.

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If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.

By Booker T. Washington

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If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.

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Who among us is not at a loss for words? Tears pour out. Tears of joy. Tears of relief. A stunning, whopping landslide of hope in a time of deep despair. In a nation that was founded on genocide and then built on the backs of slaves, it was an unexpected

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Who among us is not at a loss for words? Tears pour out. Tears of joy. Tears of relief. A stunning, whopping landslide of hope in a time of deep despair. In a nation that was founded on genocide and then built on the backs of slaves, it was an unexpected moment, shocking in its simplicity: Barack Obama, a good man, a black man, said he would bring change to Washington, and the

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Who among us is not at a loss for words? Tears pour out. Tears of joy. Tears of relief. A stunning, whopping landslide of hope in a time of deep despair. In a nation that was founded on genocide and then built on the backs of slaves, it was an unexpected

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Life cannot be understood flat on a page. It has to be lived; a person has to get out of his head, has to fall in love, has to memorize poems, has to jump off bridges into rivers, has to stand in an empty desert and whisper sonnets under his breath. We ge

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Life cannot be understood flat on a page. It has to be lived; a person has to get out of his head, has to fall in love, has to memorize poems, has to jump off bridges into rivers, has to stand in an empty desert and whisper sonnets under his breath. We get one story, you and I, and one story alone…It would be a crime not to venture out, wouldn’t it?

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Life cannot be understood flat on a page. It has to be lived; a person has to get out of his head, has to fall in love, has to memorize poems, has to jump off bridges into rivers, has to stand in an empty desert and whisper sonnets under his breath. We ge

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I travel not to cross countries off a list, but to ignite passionate affairs with destinations.

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I travel not to cross countries off a list, but to ignite passionate affairs with destinations.

By The Cultureur

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I travel not to cross countries off a list, but to ignite passionate affairs with destinations.

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Travel is an investment in yourself.

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Travel is an investment in yourself.

By The Cultureur

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Travel is an investment in yourself.

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Travel makes you realize that no matter how much you know, there’s always more to learn.

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Travel makes you realize that no matter how much you know, there’s always more to learn.

By The Cultureur

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Travel makes you realize that no matter how much you know, there’s always more to learn.

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Travel is never a matter of money, but of courage.

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Travel is never a matter of money, but of courage.

By Paulo Coelho

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Travel is never a matter of money, but of courage.

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We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.

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We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.

By Anaïs Nin

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We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.

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My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.

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My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.

By Rumi

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My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.

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Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.

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Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.

By Miriam Beard

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Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.

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As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own.

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As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own.

By Margaret Mead

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As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own.

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I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.

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I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.

By Mary Anne Radmacher

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I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.

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Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.’

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Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.’

By Lisa. St. Aubin de Teran

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Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.’

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Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.

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Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.

By Pat Conroy

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Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.

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Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination.

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Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination.

By Ross Morley

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Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination.

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Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.

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Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.

By Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.

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Travel brings power and love back into your life.

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Travel brings power and love back into your life.

By Rumi

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Travel brings power and love back into your life.

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The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.

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The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.

By Dr. Seuss

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The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.

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If you can’t live longer, live deeper.

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If you can’t live longer, live deeper.

By Italian Proverb

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If you can’t live longer, live deeper.

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Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.

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Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.

By Ibn Battuta

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Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.

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We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. We travel to bring what little we can, in our ignorance and knowledg

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We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. We travel to bring what little we can, in our ignorance and knowledge, to those parts of the globe whose riches are differently dispersed. And we travel, in essence, to become young fools again

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We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. We travel to bring what little we can, in our ignorance and knowledg

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The traveler sees what he sees; the tourist sees what he has come to see.

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The traveler sees what he sees; the tourist sees what he has come to see.

By G.K. Chesterton

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The traveler sees what he sees; the tourist sees what he has come to see.

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To travel is to evolve.

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To travel is to evolve.

By Pierre Bernardo

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To travel is to evolve.

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If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home.

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If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home.

By James Michener

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If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home.

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The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.

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The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.

By Albert Einstein

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The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.

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He who does not travel does not know the value of men.

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He who does not travel does not know the value of men.

By Moorish Proverb

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He who does not travel does not know the value of men.

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Take only memories, leave only footprints.

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Take only memories, leave only footprints.

By Chief Seattle

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Take only memories, leave only footprints.

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I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.

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I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.

By Harun Yahya

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I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.

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Travel makes a wise man better but a fool worse.

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Travel makes a wise man better but a fool worse.

By Thomas Fuller

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Travel makes a wise man better but a fool worse.

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I was not born for one corner. The whole world is my native land.

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I was not born for one corner. The whole world is my native land.

By Seneca

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I was not born for one corner. The whole world is my native land.

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Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness.

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Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness.

By Ray Bradbury

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Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness.

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The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes ‘sight seeing.’

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The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes ‘sight seeing.’

By Daniel J. Boorstin

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The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes ‘sight seeing.’

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We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.

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We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.

By Hilaire Belloc

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We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.

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Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.

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Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.

By Francis Bacon

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Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.

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Tourists don’t know where they’ve been; travelers don’t know where they’re going.

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Tourists don’t know where they’ve been; travelers don’t know where they’re going.

By Paul Theroux

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Tourists don’t know where they’ve been; travelers don’t know where they’re going.

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Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but, by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.

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Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but, by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.

By Maya Angelou

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Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but, by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.

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