In the same vein as the Marcel Proust quote, Seth Godin has some great advice. “Instead of planning your next vacation, plan a life that you don’t need to escape from.”

Too much travel, especially at a young age, inhibits the development of key features of man and womanhood. One of these features is fortitude under uncomfortable circumstances. We go through rough periods in life, building up some skin in our youth (teens and 20’s) is imperative, as life will test us over and over.