Synopses & Reviews
The Quotable Walker may be the best walking companion you'll ever have. Inspiring, earnest, and - at times - hilarious, it's the friend you can rely on to go the distance with you, be the weather fair or foul. In this marvelous collection, over 150 writers, athletes, actors, politicians, and more offer their heartfelt nuggets of wisdom about the physical and spiritual act of walking. Included here are quotes from: Dave Barry, Colin Fletcher, Garrison Keillor, David Letterman, Peter Mayle, A. A. Milne, Andy Rooney, Saint Augustine, Alice Walker, Rebecca Wells, Walt Whitman, Virginia Woolf, and scores more.Complied by the editors of Walking, the magazine devoted to this most accessible and beneficial of activities, The Quotable Walker is the perfect book for you or anyone in your life who enjoys nothing more than an amble and time to think. (5 7/8 X 6 7/8, 260 pages)
In this collection, over 150 writers, athletes, actors, politicians, and others offer words of inspiration and humor about the physical and spiritual aspects of walking.