Tom Malone

Writer Teacher Adventurer Photographer

Monday, January 1, 2018

Epic Quotes

  • January 01, 2018
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Throughout human history, wise individuals have passed their perspectives on the world to future generations. With these proverbs, quotes, and pieces of advice, we find people and ideas that resonate with us, and these quotes help t form our own worldview. Here are some quotes that have helped me develop my own perspective.


“Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.”
- Ernest Hemingway

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Intelligence plus character is the true meaning of education."
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."
- Nelson Mandela

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.”
- Saint Augustine

“Those that fail to learn from history, are doomed to repeat it.”
- Winston Churchill

“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” - Helen Keller

“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” - Dorothea Lange

“Adventure is worthwhile in itself.” - Amelia Earhart

“A writer’s job is to tell the truth.” - Andy Rooney

"Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain

“Photography allows people to see the world the way I do.” - Tom Malone

“Writing is its own reward.” - Henry Miller

“The mountains are calling and I must go.” - John Muir

"Walk a mile in someone else's shoes."

"People don't take trips, trips take people." - John Steinbeck

"To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries." - Aldous Huxley

"It's easy to stand with the crowd. It takes courage to stand alone." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road" - Jack Kerouac, On the Road

"There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed." - Ernest Hemingway

"Read a book!"

"Take the first step."

"One love." - Bob Marley








Malone is an avid adventurer who backpacks, snowboards, travels, and explores. He uses photography and writing to capture the way he sees the world. He is the author of multiple adventure novels, including Across Americana, and a secondary history teacher near Denver, Colorado.