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" For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move... "
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by Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
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The Congregationalist, Volume 8

Robert Williams Dale, James Guinness Rogers - Congregational churches - 1879
...unfrequented places he had no special object of historical orjantiquarian research. He says himself, " I travel not to ,'go anywhere, but to go. I travel...granite underfoot, and strewn with cutting flints." Such is the temper of the man, and such is the book which he has given us. There is a singular charm...
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Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, Volume 20

1879
...scenery or historical interest. ' For my part,' he says, ' I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. The great affair is to move ; to feel the needs and...more nearly, to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints.' This is so wonderful...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 20; Volume 100

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1879
...For my part,' he says, ' I travel 1 879] Holiday Travel- Books. 405 not to go anywhere, but to go. The great affair is to move ; to feel the needs and...more nearly, to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints.' This is so wonderful...
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The Trident, Volume 1

1891
...tells us that for his part he wanders " not to go anywhere, but to go." " The great affair," he says, " is to move : to feel the needs and hitches of our...granite underfoot, and strewn with cutting flints." The Peloponnese is the stoniest of all stony lands ; and its civilization is a good deal more defective...
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The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson...

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
...one should desire to visit either Luc or Cbeylard is more than my much-inventing spirit can suppose. For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go....more nearly ; to come down off this feather-bed of civilizan, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints. Alas, as we get up...
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The Pocket R.L.S.: Being Favourite Passages from the Works of Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson - Quotations, Scottish - 1895 - 216 pages
...enough, and great things no longer portentous ; and the world is smilingly accepted as it is. 7 TJ'OR my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I...more nearly ; to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite under foot and strewn with cutting flints. Alas, as we get...
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The Nation, Volume 62

Current events - 1896
...vagabonds do not port up their note-books at each day's eud. " For my part," says the donkey's master, " I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for...come down off this feather-bed of civilization and flnd the globe granite under foot and strewn with cutting flints." But the landlady at Bouchet knew...
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Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

Robert Louis Stevenson - CÚvennes Mountains (France) - 1897 - 209 pages
...one should desire to visit either Luc or Cheylard is more than my muchinventing spirit can suppose. For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go....more nearly ; to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints. Alas, as we get...
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Alexander Mackennal, B.A., D.D.: Life and Letters

Dugald Macfadyen - 1905 - 394 pages
...* The disease is now believed to have been appendicitis. CHAPTER XXI CANADIAN AND AMERICAN LETTERS The great affair is to move ; to feel the needs and...more nearly ; to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite under foot and strewn with cutting flints. Alas, as we get...
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Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes: An Inland Voyage

Robert Louis Stevenson - CÚvennes Mountains (France) - 1906 - 287 pages
...one should desire to visit either Luc or Cheylard is more than my much-inventing spirit can suppose. For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go....more nearly; to come down off this feather-bed of civilisation, and find the globe granite underfoot and strewn with cutting flints. Alas, as we get...
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