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Quotes of the Day for 23 December 2000 – Travel

The flurry of "vacation holds" coming in, not to mention the flood of "out of office" autoreplies from those who forgot to enter a vacation hold, reminds me that it's a good time to stay away from airports. For me, being home for the holidays means avoiding cars, buses, trains and planes. Here are some thought on Travel.

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The quotes:

I feel about airplanes the way I feel about diets. It seems to me that they are wonderful things for other people to go on.
     - Jean Kerr

I always take abroad with me one really good soft pillow - to me it makes all the difference between comfort and misery.
     - Agatha Christie

The stride of passengers off an airplane is always jauntier than the stride on.
     - Tom Clancy

If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
     - Glenn Clark

It's no coincidence that in no known language does the phrase 'As pretty as an airport' appear.
     - Douglas Noel Adams

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