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Quotes of the Day for 18 November 2000 – Travel

A reader recently returned from a road trip, and requested a set of quotes to match. It's the weekend, so please remember: "The driver is safer when the roads are dry, and vice versa."

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The quotes:

Americans are a broad-minded people. They'll accept the fact that a person can be an alcoholic, a dope fiend, a wife beater, and even a newspaperman; but if a man doesn't drive there's something wrong with him.
     - Art Buchwald

Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversation.
     - Elizabeth Drew

As I watched the seagulls, I thought, That's the road to take; find the absolute rhythm and follow it with absolute trust.
     - Nikos Kazantzakis

The car trip can draw the family together, as it was in the days before television when parents and children actually talked to each other.
     - Andrew H. Malcolm

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