Give a man a fish and feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and feed him for a lifetime. Teach a man to cycle and he will realise fishing is stupid and boring.
Bicycling is a big part of the future. It has to be. There’s something wrong with a society that drives a car to work out in a gym.
A bicycle does get you there and more… And there is always the thin edge of danger to keep you alert and comfortably apprehensive. Dogs become dogs again and snap at your raincoat; potholes become personal. And getting there is all the fun.
Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike.
The first real grip I ever got on things was when I learned the art of pedaling.
As I rode my bike, music began to happen to me.
It is the same with people as it is with riding a bike. Only when moving can one comfortably maintain one’s balance.
What a computer is to me is the most remarkable tool that we have ever come up with. It’s the equivalent of a bicycle for our minds.
An intellectual is a man who doesn’t know how to park a bike.
Bicycles are almost as good as guitars for meeting girls.