Charles Kuralt Quotes

In North Carolina, it is winter on the Outer Banks. At this time of year you can walk nearly 100 miles down the wild barrier beaches without meeting another living soul. Hunch your back against the wind, put your hands in your pockets and ponder, as you walk, the mystery of the first Europeans to […]

To read the front pages, you might conclude that Americans are mostly out for themselves, venal, grasping, and mean-spirited. The front pages have room only for defense contractors who cheat and politicians with their hands in the till. But you can’t travel the back roads very long without discovering a multitude of gentle people doing […]

There are dogs you’ve never seen before back here. There are dogs you’ve never heard of before. And, there is a certain snootiness: Pomeranians speak only to Poodles, and Poodles only to God. (on the Westminster Dog Show)