Thursday, March 24, 2011
Can I quote you on that?
Each chapter begins with a pithy quote and just in case you don't read this book, I'll give you a taste with some of the quotes. If you plan on reading this publication, then the quotes might just whet your appetite!
Siberia...impends through the darkness as the ultimate unearthly abroad. The place from which you will not return
When I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things, I am tempted to think that there are no small things
I will go anywhere as long as it is forward
I laugh in the face of danger, I drop icecubes down the vest of fear
We walk away from our dreams afraid that we may fail. Or worse yet, afraid we may succeed
Sean Connery in Finding Forester
One kind word can warm three winter months
I thought of that while riding a bicycle
Alberta Einstein (on the theory of relativity)
It is and unnatural business to find yourself in a strange place with an underutilized brain and no particular reason for being there and eventually it makes you go a little crazy
Never,never,never give up
To get back my youth I would do anything in the world except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable.
People don't take trips...trips take people John Steinbeck