“A person who travels as a stranger in a strange land is wise to display an attitude free of arrogance and belligerence. Otherwise he is liable to meet with trouble and find himself unable to survive it [the journey].”
Yup – reminding myself while sharing with you….
And I’m arrogant in thinking the official translation of “It” refers to ‘the journey’ –
Cuz Nothing worth having or laying claim to was ever, ever built in one day….
Damn – there’s that Arrogant, Know-It-All thingee again….