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Wanderlust: An irresistible desire to travel to understand one's very existence

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“It sounds so far away and different. I like different places. I like any places that isn't here.” - Edna Ferber, Gigolo
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“It sounds so far away and different. I like different places. I like any places that isn't here.” - Edna Ferber, Gigolo

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“I was forced to wander, having no one, forced by my nature to keep wandering because wandering was the only thing that I believed in, and the only thing that believed in me.” - Roman Payne
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“I was forced to wander, having no one, forced by my nature to keep wandering because wandering was the only thing that I believed in, and the only thing that believed in me.” - Roman Payne

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“The geographical pilgrimage is the symbolic acting out an inner journey. The inner journey is the interpolation of the meanings and signs of the outer pilgrimage. One can have one without the other. It is best to have both.” - Thomas Merton
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“The geographical pilgrimage is the symbolic acting out an inner journey. The inner journey is the interpolation of the meanings and signs of the outer pilgrimage. One can have one without the other. It is best to have both.” - Thomas Merton

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“She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” - Roman Payne
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“She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” - Roman Payne

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“I may stay here in this town another day or I may go on to another town. No one knows where I am. I am taking this bath in life, as you see, and when I have had enough of it I shall go home feeling refreshed.” - Sherwood Anderson, Death in the Woods and Other Stories
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“I may stay here in this town another day or I may go on to another town. No one knows where I am. I am taking this bath in life, as you see, and when I have had enough of it I shall go home feeling refreshed.” - Sherwood Anderson, Death in the Woods and Other Stories

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“Because he had no place he could stay in without getting tired of it and because there was nowhere to go but everywhere, keep rolling under the stars...” - Jack Kerouac, On the Road
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“Because he had no place he could stay in without getting tired of it and because there was nowhere to go but everywhere, keep rolling under the stars...” - Jack Kerouac, On the Road

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“To belong nowhere is a blessing and a curse, like any kind of freedom.” - Leah Stewart, The Myth of You and Me
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“To belong nowhere is a blessing and a curse, like any kind of freedom.” - Leah Stewart, The Myth of You and Me

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“All I wanted was to live a life where I could be me, and be okay with that. I had no need for material possessions, money or even close friends with me on my journey. I never understood people very well anyway, and they never seemed to understand me very well either. All I wanted was my art and the chance to be the creator of my own world, my own reality. I wanted the open road and new beginnings every day.” - Charlotte Eriksson, Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps
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“All I wanted was to live a life where I could be me, and be okay with that. I had no need for material possessions, money or even close friends with me on my journey. I never understood people very well anyway, and they never seemed to understand me very well either. All I wanted was my art and the chance to be the creator of my own world, my own reality. I wanted the open road and new beginnings every day.” - Charlotte Eriksson, Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps

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“Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey” - Pat Conroy
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“Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey” - Pat Conroy

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“Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you’ve never been to, perhaps more homesick than for a familiar ground.” - Judith Thurman
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“Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you’ve never been to, perhaps more homesick than for a familiar ground.” - Judith Thurman

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“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls” - Anais Nin
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“We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls” - Anais Nin

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“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing the lawn. Climb that mountain.” - Jack Kerouac
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“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing the lawn. Climb that mountain.” - Jack Kerouac

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“I believe that there is a longing in my soul that searches the whole world.” - Søren Kierkegaard
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“I believe that there is a longing in my soul that searches the whole world.” - Søren Kierkegaard

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“The world is big, and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark” - John Muir
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“The world is big, and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark” - John Muir

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“I can’t think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything.” - Bill Bryson
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“I can’t think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything.” - Bill Bryson

Wander on!

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“All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost” - J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

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