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What is traveling? Changing your place? By no means! Traveling is changing your opinions and your prejudices. - Anatole France

The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail. Travel too fast and you miss all you are traveling for. (from Ride the Dark Trail - Bantam) - Louis L'Amour

There, ahead, all he could see, as wide as all the world, great, high, and unbelieveably white in the sun, was the square top of Kilimanjaro. (from The Snows of Kilimanjaro) - Ernest Hemingway

If I am asked "what is the use of climbing this highest mountain?" I reply: No use at all - no more use than kicking a football about, or dancing, or playing the piano, or writing a poem, or painting a picture (1913) - Mountaineer Francis Younghusband