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date: 27 July 2021

Muriel Strode 1875–1964
American poet 

  1. I will not follow where the path may lead, but I will go where there is no path, and I will leave a trail.
    a similar quotation in forms such as ‘Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail’ has been widely attributed to Emerson from the late 20th century, but is not found in his works
    in The Open Court August 1903