All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking.

– Friedrich Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols

Exploring the world is one the best ways of exploring the mind, and walking travels both terrains.

– Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Walking and talking are two very great pleasures, but it is a mistake to combine them. Our own noise blots out the sounds and silences of the outdoor world.

– C.S. Lewis, Surprised by Joy: The Shape of My Early Life

I am made to love the pond and the meadow, as the wind is made to ripple the water

– Henry David ...


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