Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #558 – April 23, 2017

Jim-Schmid's-bike-at-Huntington-Beach-AYH-Calif-Coast-Bike-Trip-1986

Jim-Schmid’s-bike-at-Huntington-Beach-AYH-Calif-Coast-Bike-Trip-1986

Inhabitants of the contemporary world sit more, walk less, and do so with far less effort and far more choice than their forebears. Two of the principal causes for this changed condition, which amounted to nothing less than an irreversible revolution, were wheels and cars.

—JOSEPH A. AMATO, On Foot: A History of Walking, 2004


Click to find over 2,000 additional Trail Quotes  arranged loosely into 60 subjects. I want the Trail Quotes to be a readable source for inspiring, challenging, and amusing information and knowledge; as well as a reliable, easy-to-use reference work for finding the precise wording, author, date, and source of the trail quotation.

Advertisements