All archives
Previous Issue (17 September 2003) | Current month | Next Issue (19 September 2003)

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.

Van's signature

The quotes:

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

Do you see an error on this page? A typo, a character that is messed up, a misattribution? Please let us know!