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"I always want off-the-beaten-path, Anthony Bourdain-inspired travel." - Meghan Markle

"My humor is a lot like Kristen Wiig's from 'Saturday Night Live' or 'Bridesmaids.' Quirky, off the beaten path." - Nicole Ari Parker

"The beaten path is the safest, but the traffics terrible." - Jeff Taylor

"The beaten path is the safest, but the traffic's terrible." - Jeffery Taylor

"If you choose to get off the beaten path here, you'll find yourself in a situation where everything looks the same." - Joe Teti

"The Devil is an Ass! fool'd off! and beaten!" - Ben Jonson

"I live a reasonably simple life, off the beaten track." - George Lucas

"People tend to want to follow the beaten path. The difficulty is that the beaten path doesn't seem to be leading anywhere." - Charles Mathias

"We didn't have MTV, and I was desperate for something. You know, you're young, you want something off the beaten path. And Twin Peaks was like, surrealism on network TV." - Bradford Cox

"Sometimes, instead of going down the road less taken, you just charge down the beaten path." - Charlaine Harris

"Every time I've strayed from the beaten path I've never regretted it." - Tori Murden

"Don't think you're on the right road just because it's a well-beaten path." - Anonymous

"Towering genius distains a beaten path." - Abraham Lincoln

"I'm going to be doing solo stuff. The idea is to do 'small' and 'off my beaten path,' or go back to an old, beaten path - do some smaller things that I haven't done in 15 or 20 years. Just to sort of get my feet wet, because I haven't done my own material for a couple of years - I've been doing a lot of other things." - Patty Griffin

"If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"It is our duty to give meaning to the life of future generations by sharing our knowledge and experience; by teaching an appreciation of work well done and a respect for nature, the source of all life; by encouraging the young to venture off the beaten path and avoid complacency by challenging their emotions." - Paul Bocuse

"I keep interested and I keep my eyes wide open...I try to read as much as possible...try to go to places that are off the beaten path...and I love to listen in on other peoples conversations...all the things that are floating around out there and I regurgitate it with my perspective...lyrically and musically..." - Nikki Sixx

"To really be on stage and not know what you're going to say, and to be able to say something that makes people laugh, or do something that's sort of abstract or off the beaten path and have people connect to it by just putting your ideas together, that really makes me happy." - Mary Lynn Rajskub

"I guess we all have that 'Dig Me' space, where we have some of our things displayed. Mine's a little bit more off the beaten path. You're not going to see it as soon as you walk into my house, but it does exist." - Tom Glavine

"I wanted to be able to talk with people who have trade jobs and make records with them. I want to do more records with carpenters, electricians, people who specialize in even more bizarre trades that are off the beaten path." - Jack White

"Step off the road. Build yourself a brand new path." - Maya Angelou

"If you're not on the right path, get off it." - Chris Brogan

"Chop your own path. Get off the car track" - A. Y. Jackson

"The conduct of schools, based upon a new order of conception, is so much more difficult than is the management of schools which walk the beaten path." - John Dewey

"Having been to Europe and working and traveling there, the restaurants my wife and I remember were always off the beaten trail restaurants. So I tried to seek a little 'off the beaten trail,' but cool area." - Todd English

"True morality consists not in following the beaten track, but in finding the true path for ourselves, and fearlessly following it." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Towering genius disdains a beaten path ... It scorns to tread in the footsteps of any predecessor, however illustrious. It thirsts for distinction." - Abraham Lincoln

"What is national freedom if not a people's inner freedom to cultivate its abilities along the beaten path of its history?" - Ahad Ha'am

"I honor every woman who has strength enough to step out of the beaten path when she feels that her walk lies in another." - Harriet Hosmer

"What is national freedom if not a people's inner freedom to cultivate its abilities along the beaten path of its history?" - Ahad Ha'am

"Born in a generation that thinks cynical and disenchanted is cool, sometimes I'm a little off the beaten track." - Karen Marie Moning

"It's important to have people who will say to you that you're really off the beaten track." - Liz Phair

"What it targets is not something that's really looked at a lot in terms of the war. This is stuff that's off the beaten path in terms of what we think of every time you start a Civil War history or a Civil War presentation. It's usually about the military and the soldiers and all that stuff. And this is not. It's the backdrop to a place and a time and circumstances that didn't have anything to do with that." - Gary Cole

"You are all lions - so go your own way. Do not walk the beaten path like sheep, one after another. Do not follow any path. Lions do not follow each other like sheep." - H. W. L. Poonja

"In our culture of constant access and nonstop media, nothing feels more like a curse from God than time in the wilderness. To be obscure, to be off the beaten path, to be in the wilderness feels like abandonment. It seems more like exile than a vacation. To be so far off of everyone's radar that the world might forget about us for a while? That's almost akin to death...[But] far from being punishment, judgment, or a curse, the wilderness is a gift. It's where we can experience the primal delight of being fully known and delighted in by God." - Jonathan Martin

"In our culture of constant access and nonstop media, nothing feels more like a curse from God than time in the wilderness. To be obscure, to be off the beaten path, to be in the wilderness feels like abandonment. It seems more like exile than a vacation. To be so far off of everyone's radar that the world might forget about us for a while? That's almost akin to death...[But] far from being punishment, judgment, or a curse, the wilderness is a gift. It's where we can experience the primal delight of being fully known and delighted in by God." - Jonathan Martin

"Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored." - Abraham Lincoln

"I'd like to go on a hardcore safari in Africa, something off the beaten track with anti-poaching people and camping out in the savannah." - Dominic Monaghan

"One of the first businesses of a sensible man is to know when he is beaten, and to leave off fighting at once." - Samuel Butler

"The fans like the idea we do what we want. It's not an act. Screw the record company and the beaten path. Without MTV or radio, we still have a huge underground following." - James Hetfield

"He who abandons the field is beaten." - Victor Hugo

"The voice is nothing but beaten air." - Seneca the Younger

"If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap, than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If a man write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, tho he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Sarah S. B. Yule

"If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, though he builds his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If a man write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbour, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Time, of course, topples everyone in its path equally- the way that driver beats his old horse until it dies. But the thrashing we receive is one of frightful gentleness. Few of us even realize that we are being beaten." - Haruki Murakami

"I was on a well-beaten path of actors - what we all call 'the Law and Order route'. I spent two years of auditioning for everything... and then 'The Wire' came up." - Idris Elba

"More people should visit Antarctica, metaphorically speaking, on their own. That is one of the conclusions I have reached, one of my recommendations: explore something, even if it's just a bookshelf. Make a stab in the dark. Read off the beaten path. Your attention is precious. Be careful of other people trying to direct how you dispense it. Confront your own values. Decide what it is you are looking for an then look for it. Perform connoisseurship. We all need to create our own vocabulary of appreciation, or we are trapped by the vocabulary of others." - Phyllis Rose

"Moral failure occurs when people lose focus and gradually drift off the path." - Benjamin Watson

"I became a jazz fan quite early and never went off the path thereafter." - Ahmet Ertegun

"Prayerless people cut themselves off from God's prevailing power, and the frequent result is the familiar feeling of being overwhelmed, overrun, beaten down, pushed around, defeated. Surprising numbers of people are willing to settle for lives like that." - Bill Hybels

"I've got tears in my ears from lyin' on my back In my bed while I cry over you. And the tears in my ears, they're off the beaten track Since you said It's goodbye, we are through." - Harold Barlow

"Don't feel obligated to spend time with people who pull you off the path of your life purpose." - Doreen Virtue

"Once you step onto the fairy path, it's almost like there's no way off. You have to keep going." - Brian Froud

"We've beaten the Germans twice and now they're back!" - Margaret Thatcher

"I ... ran for Legislature [in 1832] ... and was beaten-the only time I have been beaten by the people." - Abraham Lincoln

"Take the gentle path." - George Herbert

"In vain do science and philosophy pose as the arbiters of the human mind, of which they are in fact only the servants. Religion has provided a conception of life, and science travels in the beaten path. Religion reveals the meaning of life, and science only applies this meaning to the course of circumstances." - Leo Tolstoy

"Only on the surface of things have I ever trod the beaten path. So long as I could keep from hurting anyone else, I have lived, as completely as it was possible, the life of my choice. I have been free. . . . I have done the work I wished to do for the sake of that work alone." - Ellen Glasgow

"Don't keep forever on the public road. Leave the beaten path occasionally and dive into the woods. You will be certain to find something you have never seen before, and something worth thinking about to occupy your mind. All really big discoveries are the result of thought." - Alexander Graham Bell

"It is easier taking the beaten path than making our way over bogs and precipices. The great difficulty in philosophy is to come to every question with a mind fresh and unshackled by former theories, though strengthened by exercise and information." - William Hazlitt

"If you are tired of living on the beaten path that everyone else walks, venture into the woods. Some people would be afraid they would get lost, but a confident woman expects to have a new experience that might be outrageously wonderful." - Joyce Meyer

"I will not give or back off from my path." - Phil Robertson

"If I go racing tomorrow and I have five rides that all get beaten, all I want to do is get out there the next day and put it right. I hate having Sundays off; I hate having any day off." - Tony Mccoy

"Don't settle. Don't finish crappy books. If you don't like the menu, leave the restaurant. If you're not on the right path, get off it." - Chris Brogan

"The spiritual path is one of falling on your face, getting up, brushing yourself off, turning and looking sheepishly at God and then taking the next step." - Sri Aurobindo

"Cast off the burden of sin and you will find within you the upward path that will make your ascent possible." - Tito Colliander

"From the town of Lincoln Nebraska with a sawed off .410 on my lap, through the Badlands of Wyoming I killed everything in my path." - Bruce Springsteen

"The obstacle is the path." - Sara Shepard

"The path is the goal." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The obstacle is the path." - Proverbs

"If you skillfully follow the multidisciplinary path, you will never wish to come back. It would be like cutting off your hands." - Charlie Munger

"Revenge is the concern of those who are at some point or other beaten. I am not beaten, I told myself. No, not beaten. And victory is far more interesting to contemplate than revenge." - Anne Rice

"See?" Fezzik pointed then. Far down, at the very bottom of the mountain path, the man in black could be seen running. "Inigo is beaten." Inconceivable!" exploded the Sicilian. Fezzik never dared disagree with the hunchback. "I'm so stupid," Fezzik nodded. "Inigo has not lost to the man in black, he has defeated him. And to prove it he has put on all the man in black's clothes and masks and hoods and boots and gained eighty pounds." - William Goldman

"There is no path to peace; peace is the path." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I like to play bad guys, since good guys are always beaten up several times during the movie. Bad guys are beaten only once, in the end." - Michael Ironside

"That's the way you feel when you're beaten inside. You don't feel angry at those who've beaten you. You just feel ashamed." - Marilyn Monroe

"For example, it was this pack of wolves that sparked off the Rodney King affair a few years ago in Los Angeles. Let us consider the situation: a person videos Rodney King being beaten up by the cops. That person then sends in the footage to the TV station. Within hours riots flare up in the city!" - Paul Virilio

"So the question is not: Why start off on such a path? You have already started off. You did so with the first beat of your heart. The question is: Do I wish to walk this path consciously, or unconsciously? With awareness or lack of awareness? As the cause of my experience, or at the effect of it?" - Neale Donald Walsch

"Beaten paths are for beaten men." - Eric Johnston

"No sympathy for the devil; keep that in mind. Buy the ticket, take the ride...and if it occasionally gets a little heavier than what you had in mind, well...maybe chalk it off to forced conscious expansion: Tune in, freak out, get beaten." - Hunter S Thompson

"I've been lucky to have made a number of travel programmes with the BBC, the object being to see places off the beaten track. As a result, I've often had a guide who's been able to show me things that you wouldn't see with a tour group." - Michael Palin

"Sixties folk rock was my original muse and the folk audience-people who listen to music off the beaten track-fostered my career. I definitely don't want to abandon the genre but I also need to make sure I'm Dar Williams first." - Dar Williams

"If I do go to the beach there have to be certain rules: it can't be a pebbly beach, there has to be some shade and there has to be a beach bar. I don't want to go off the beaten track." - Jenny Eclair

"What I love about Indiana Jones is he always bites off slightly more than he can chew. The guy he's fighting is always slightly tougher than he is, but he just refuses to give up. And that's what makes Indiana Jones a hero: not his superpowers, but his refusal to be beaten." - Neil Cross

"Every student of science, even if he cannot start his journey where his predecessors left off, can at least travel their beaten track more quickly than they could while they were clearing the way: and so before his race is run, he comes to virgin forest and becomes himself a pioneer." - Theodore William Richards

"Luckily I don't have to buy shoes anymore, because I design them! I'm off tour, so I can dive in and create the shoes that I want for my line. But okay, I did buy a pair of vintage combat boots because they were so beaten up - I had to have them." - Fergie

"We have beaten the living, but we cannot fight the dead." - Woodrow Wilson

"He who rides and keeps the beaten track studies the fences chiefly." - Henry David Thoreau

"A leader has the right to be beaten, but never the right to be surprised." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"The heart must be beaten or bruised, and then the sweet scent will come out." - John Bunyan

"A spaniel, a woman, and a walnut tree, the more they're beaten the better they be." - John Ray

"One of the ways to avoid being beaten by the system is to laugh at it." - Peter Cook

"Leave the beaten track behind occasionally and dive into the woods." - Alexander Graham Bell

"The heights of popularity and patriotism are still the beaten road to power and tyranny." - David Hume

"If the prisoner is beaten, it is an arrogant expression of fear." - Ghassan Kanafani

"Cassius Clay must be beaten and the Black Muslims' scourge removed from boxing." - Floyd Patterson

"The most important thing in life is to see to it that you are never beaten." - Andre Malraux

"The schoolmaster deserves to be beaten himself who beats nature in a boy for a fault." - Thomas Fuller

"The Armenian genocide showed what could happen when empires were beaten into nations." - Niall Ferguson

"It's quite enough to show a well-beaten dog the whip." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"To slacken the tempo...would mean falling behind. And those who fall behind get beaten..." - Joseph Stalin

"Meredith Baxter Birney gets beaten by a rod, in the Lifetime Original, Rod." - Jim Gaffigan

"Usually, a Range Rover would be beaten away from the lights by a diesel powered wheelbarrow." - Jeremy Clarkson

"It is terrible to see someone being beaten up by the English language." - Martin Amis

"How refreshing. A suspect beaten up BEFORE the LAPD showed up." - Jon Stewart

"As a man danced so the drums were beaten for him." - Chinua Achebe

"Not all women like being beaten up. Only the normal ones." - Nelson Rodrigues

"It s funny to see a hatchling like you beaten by the old one." - Christopher Paolini

"Risk always looks different when you're beating the system than when you've been beaten." - Jodi Picoult

"A nation which makes the final sacrifice for life and freedom does not get beaten." - Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

"The only message that terrorists need to get is that they're going to be beaten." - Jose Maria Aznar

"I became the unnatural son of a few score of beaten men." - Neal Cassady

"The best slave does not need to be beaten. She beats herself." - Erica Jong

"Watching 'The Sound of Music' is like being beaten to death by a Hallmark card." - Doug Mcclure

"Generals who save troops for the next day are always beaten." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"They have a tendency to get beaten up or thrown off a cliff, I know. Why does that happen with me?" - Madeleine Stowe

"And we turned off and 30 miles south they're standing in the middle of our road blocking our way, stopped the car, got out, took us through the path in the woods, where the craft was on the ground." - Betty Hill

"Love is an emerald. Its brilliant light wards off dragons On this treacherous path." - Rumi

"Don't follow the path. Blaze the trail." - Jordan Belfort

"The path is revealed in the treading." - Stephen R. Lawhead

"School is the path, not the point." - Will Richardson

"And so Galahad decided that it would be a disgrace to set off on a quest with the other knights. Alone he would enter the dark forest where there was no path. This is the myth of The Hero's Journey." - Joseph Campbell

"Deviant (definition): A person who wanders from the One True Path and is caught urinating somewhere in the midst of the unthinkable. A person taking any exit ramp off the freeway of self-righteousness." - Richard Summerbell

"Because believing that the dots will connect down the road will give you the confidence to follow your heart even when it leads you off the well worn path." - Steve Jobs

"The obedient in art are always the forgotten . . . The country is glorious but its beauties are unknown, and but waiting for a real live artist to splash them onto canvas . . . Chop your own path. Get off the car track." - A. Y. Jackson

"There is no path to Happiness. Happiness is the path. There is no path to Love. Love is the path. There is no path to Peace. Peace is the path." - Dan Millman

"The older I get, the more I see a straight path where I want to go. If you're going to hunt elephants, don't get off the trail for a rabbit." - T Boone Pickens

"Then shouldering their burdens, they set off, seeking a path that would bring them over the grey hills of the Emyn Muil, and down into the Land of Shadow." - J R R Tolkien

"If you lose interest in the dharma, then you might be reborn in a place where you are unlikely to meet with the dharma. And then you're completely off the path." - Tenzin Palmo

"The truth of the matter is there is significant debate among judicial scholars today as to whether or not we've gone off on the wrong path with regard to Supreme Court decisions." - Joe Biden

"Help, then, is the ballast that keeps us steady, that recognizes where along the path are the dangers and pitfalls that can throw us off; hope tempers fear so we can recognize dangers and then bypass or endure them." - Jerome Groopman

"Pathmaker, there is no path; You make the path by walking, By walking you make the Path" - Antonio Machado

"Noble discontent is the path to heaven." - Thomas Wentworth Higginson

"The path to youth takes a lifetime." - Pablo Picasso

"Forgiveness is the path to healing." - Jeanne Marie Laskas

"Obedience is the path to freedom..." - James E Faust

"Every step is on the path." - Laozi

"Discipline is the path to happiness." - Matthew Kelly

"[The] public path of life Is dirty." - Edward Young

"Practice is the path of mastery." - George Leonard

"Failure is the path of least persistence." - Anonymous

"The artistic path is a fearless occupation." - Alonzo King

"The path to paradise begins in hell." - Dante Alighieri

"We make the path by walking." - Robert Bly

"Coincidences mean you're on the right path." - Simon Van Booy

"Faith is the path of least resistance." - Friedrich Nietzsche



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