"Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it is now possible to travel across the country from coast to coast without seeing anything."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Charles Kuralt 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 Kuralt on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Charles Kuralt 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 Kuralt on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Charles Kuralt on Saint Augustine
"I saw how many people were poor and how many kids my age went to school hungry in the morning, which I don't think most of my contemporaries in racially segregated schools in the South thought very much about at the time."
"It's best to leap into something you know you love. You might change your mind later, but that is the privilege of youth."
"I suppose I was a little bit of what would be called today a nerd. I didn't have girlfriends, and really I wasn't a very social boy."
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."
"My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father."