Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #606 – June 10, 2017



Inseparable from the foot and the earth it treads, walking is taken to be mundane, ordinary, pedestrian, and even besmirched and polluted—and thus in all ways worthy of being overlooked or disdained.

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

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