Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #741- Oct 23, 2017

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Sandra-Schmid-at-Lower-Whitewater-Falls-SC-1999

Notoriously, Americans tend to extremes. They have been more exuberantly committed than any other people to whatever is thought of as modern—whether it be gadgets, clothes, or even social manners. And walking tended to be more completely outmoded here than anywhere else.

—JOSEPH WOOD KRUTCH, US Literary Naturalist, 1893-1970


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Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #256 – June 25, 2016

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Sandra-Schmid-hiking-at-Shaw-Butte-Phoenix-AZ-1991

We walk in order to enjoy what the road has to offer. We ride in order to get quickly to the inn.

—JOSEPH WOOD KRUTCH, Is Walking the New Status Symbol? 1964, US Writer, 1893-1970


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Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #47 – November 29, 2015

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Jim-Schmid-next-to-sign-announcing-his-presentation-Latta-SC-1996

You can’t get the best of a city from a taxi or a bus (to say nothing of a subway) … you learn a city only by walking it.

—JOSEPH WOOD KRUTCH, Is Walking the New Status Symbol? 1964, US Writer, 1893-1970


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