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



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

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