"When you’re traveling, you are what you are, right there and then. People don’t have your past to hold against you. No yesterdays on the road."
"Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn. My god, do you learn."
"When the blood of your veins returns to the sea and the dust of your bones returns to the ground, maybe then will you remember that this earth does not belong to you, you belong to this earth."
"Man is the most insane species. He worships an invisible God and destroys a visible Nature. Unaware that this Nature he’s destroying is this God he’s worshipping."
"There has to be a certain feeling of accomplishment each day, the feeling that one is getting somewhere. But I’m totally not for whipping my back each time I don’t get everything done I had expected to do. Life is to be enjoyed, not suffered."