see the path you will never travel again. Caminante, son tus huellas el camino, y nada ms; caminante, no hay camino, se hace camino al andar. You mark you own destiny, but it is you that must walk the road. He sends a beautiful message, lets stop thinking about the future, and live the present. Machado also explored themes of solitude, loss, and death in his works. Life is a journey, no matter who makes the journey or what things we have during the journey, we leave this world alone and without being able to take any possessions with.
Traveler, there is no road; you make your own path as you walk. Antonio Machado, Campos de Castilla. Traveler, there is no road; only a ship's wake on the sea. Antonio Machado was a Spanish poet influenced by modernism and symbolism, but his work is a vivid lyrical expression of the ideology of the Generation of 98, also called. Traveler, your footprints are the only road, nothing else. By Elena Castillo Gujiarro. Berg and Dennis Maloney. For the poet, there are two meanings: the literal path and a life as a journey, the different places where we have been and the life we have left behind. By walking one makes the road, and upon glancing behind one sees the path that never will be trod again. The traveller of life, life is what you make it, your footsteps.