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Don George


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Average rating: 3.66 · 6,299 ratings · 760 reviews · 23 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Kindness of Strangers

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A Moveable Feast: Life-Chan...

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By the Seat of My Pants: Hu...

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An Innocent Abroad: Life-Ch...

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Tales from Nowhere

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Lonely Planet's Guide to Tr...

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A House Somewhere: Tales of...

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“I stood there, battered by the raw power and sheer magnificence of a land I'd never known”
Don George
tags: awe, travel

“Ultimately, I have come to think, travel teaches us about love. It teaches us that the very best we can do with our lives is to embrace the peoples, places, and cultures we meet with all our mind, heart, and soul, to live as fully as possible in every moment, every day. And it teaches us that this embrace is simultaneously a way of becoming whole and letting go.”
Don George, The Way of Wanderlust: The Best Travel Writing of Don George

“And I realized that people, from new-made friends to life-long family, inevitably come and go in the composition of our lives, but that once they have appeared, they never really leave. And I realized too that the people we love—the memory of the people we love, their enduring, pulsing presence in our lives—is like those violins. Every day, in one form or another, we take them out and play them, if just for a while. We become them, swooping, spiraling, soaring to the apex of our minds. We honor them and keep them alive—as they do us, intertwined.”
Don George, The Way of Wanderlust: The Best Travel Writing of Don George

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