Quotes of the Day for 18 September 2003 – Journeys
After the successful gallery opening of the Three Uppity Women last weekend, two of the three hit the road for a trip to Montana. (Why? To pick up another sewing machine, of course!) Before she left, Larkin chose these quotes, all by women of spirit, about Journeys.
I am one of those who never knows the direction of my journey until I have almost arrived.
- Anna Louise Strong, 1885 - 1970
It is good to have an end to journey towards, but it is the journey that matters in the end.
- Ursula K. LeGuin
A ship in port is safe, but that's not what ships are built for. Sail out to sea and do new things.
- Grace Murray Hopper, 1996 - 1992
The end is nothing; the road is all.
- Willa Cather, 1873 - 1947
The journey is my home.
- Muriel Rukeyser, 1913 - 1980
Any road is bound to arrive somewhere if you follow it far enough.
- Patricia Wentworth, 1878 - 1961
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