Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #737- Oct 19, 2017

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Sandra-Schmid-mtn-biking-at-Hunting-Island-State-Park-SC-1997

Perhaps our age will be known to the future historian as the age of the bulldozer and the exterminator; and in many parts of the country the building of a highway has about the same result upon vegetation and human structures as the passage of a tornado or the blast of an atom bomb….

—LEWIS MUMFORD, The Highway and the City, 1953


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Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #601 – June 5, 2017

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Sandra-and-Jim-Schmid-bicycling-on-freeway-under-construction-Columbia-SC-1989

Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.

—LEWIS MUMFORD, US Social Philosopher, Urban Planner, 1895–1990


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Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #204 – May 4, 2016

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Jim-and-Sandra-Schmid-posing-after-bike-ride-Tucson-AZ-1992

Nothing could do more to give life back to our blighted urban cores than to reinstate the pedestrian, in malls and pleasances designed to make circulation a delight.

—LEWIS MUMFORD, The Highway and the City, 1953


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