We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known. We may go there through our imaginations and the written word.
F Scott Fitzgerald, letter to his 11 year old daughter, 1933 "Don’t worry about popular opinion…Don’t worry about the past. Don’t worry about the future.…Don’t worry about anybody getting ahead of you.