"A world with a sudden limit on air travel would be tremendously different from the one we live in now."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Charles C. Mann on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Charles C. Mann on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Charles C. Mann on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Charles C. Mann on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Charles C. Mann on Saint Augustine
"Smartphones can relay patients' data to hospital computers in a continuous stream. Doctors can alter treatment regimens remotely, instead of making patients come in for a visit."
"A smartphone links patients' bodies and doctors' computers, which in turn are connected to the Internet, which in turn is connected to any smartphone anywhere. The new devices could put the management of an individual's internal organs in the hands of every hacker, online scammer, and digital vandal on Earth."
"The embrace of a new technology by ordinary people leads inevitably to its embrace by people of malign intent."