When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.
~ Clifton Fadiman (May 15, 1904 - June 20, 1999)
Quotes on: Travel
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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.
~ G. K. Chesterton (May 29, 1874 - June 14, 1936)
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There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.
~ Robert Louis Stevenson (November 13, 1850 - December 03, 1894)
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Personally, I like two types of men--domestic and foreign.
~ Mae West (August 17, 1892 - November 22, 1980)
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If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy
~ James Madison (March 16, 1751 - June 28, 1836)
Quotes on: Tyranny
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If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
~ Frank Herbert (October 08, 1920 - February 11, 1986)
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They fuck you up, your mum and dad. / They may not mean to, but they do. / They fill you with the faults they had / And add some extra, just for you.
~ Philip Larkin (August 09, 1922 - December 02, 1985)
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