"There is a part of me that still wants to go out and grab a backpack and unplug - not take a cellphone or even a camera and just get out there and experience the world and travel. I have yet to do that, but someday I hope."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Emilio Estevez 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."Emilio Estevez on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Emilio Estevez on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Emilio Estevez on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Emilio Estevez on Saint Augustine
"We've lost touch and allowed technology to take precedence over organic nature. But let's not forget that those microchips in our computers came from elements of the earth."
"If only media people would stop reaching for the low-hanging fruit, which is cynicism and pessimism, and stopped trying so hard to be hip and cool and have a swagger."
"I believe the death of Bobby Kennedy was in many ways the death of decency in America. I think it was the death of manners and formality, the death of poetry and the death of a dream."
"I'm a wonderful disaster. So are you. We're all a mess. We're in this culture that says take this pill and you'll be happy, go on this diet and you'll be thinner, have your teeth whitened, people will love you more."
"Film is an illusion. Fame is ephemeral. Faith and family are what endure."