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"The wish to disappear sends many travelers away. If you are thoroughly sick of being kept waiting at home or at work, travel is perfect: let other people wait for a change. Travel is a sort of revenge for having been put on hold, or having to leave messages on answering machines, not knowing your party's extension, being kept waiting all your working life - the homebound writer's irritants. But also being kept waiting is the human conditon." ~ Paul Theroux
"A gun show is about like-minded people who feel as if everything has been taken away from them - jobs, money, pride." ~ Paul Theroux
"You go away for a long time and return a different person - you never come all the way back" ~ Paul Theroux
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I never saw myself as an individual who had any particular leadership powers."
Author: Angela Davis

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