Posted by ESC on October 25, 2005
In Reply to: It is better to travel hopefully... posted by David FG on October 25, 2005
: : What does this Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson mean?
: : "It is better to travel hopefully than it is to arrive."
: I take it to mean that the pleasurable anticipation of something is better than the disappointing reality of its actually happening. A rather pessimistic view of life, perhaps.
But a pleasant trip lasts longer than the moment of arrival.