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Quotation by O. Henry
Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills.
O. Henry [William Sydney Porter] (1862–1910), U.S. short-story writer. "The Country of Elusion," The Trimmed Lamp (1907).
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