"Nor ought a genius less than his that writ attempt translation."
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"A great age of literature is perhaps always a great age of translations."
"The best thing on translation was said by Cervantes: translation is the other side of a tapestry."
"Humor is the first gift to perish in a foreign language."
"I have done almost every human activity inside a taxi which does not require main drainage."
"The time to enjoy a European tour is about three weeks after you unpack."
"My favorite thing is to go where I have never gone."
"The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work."
"I have just been all round the world and have formed a very poor opinion of it."
"In America there are two classes of travel - first class, and with children."
"I have been a stranger in a strange land."
"There is no looking at a building here after seeing Italy."
"Travelers are like poets. They are mostly an angry race."
"You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays."
"He that has given today may, if he so please, take away tomorrow."
"Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week."
"The crisis of yesterday is the joke of tomorrow."
"Don't force it... get a bigger hammer."
"Man is a tool-using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all."
"There is a great satisfaction in building good tools for other people to use."
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