"Hitler didn't travel. Stalin didn't travel. Saddam Hussein never traveled. They didn't want to have their orthodoxy challenged."
"He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind."
Leonardo da Vinci
"Once in a while it really hits people that they don't have to experience the world in the way they have been told to."
"To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries."
"The traveler sees what he sees; the tourist sees what he has come to see."
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Travel literature and literature for traveling
is always built upon this foundation:
to appear, speak, and act
as the most Common Person.
"The Foundation for Greatness," Hafez
(translated by Daniel Ladinsky)