A friend is a present you give to yourself.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all...
Wine is bottled poetry.
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost...
Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage...
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life.
Marriage: A friendship recognized by the police.
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success...
Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends?
Well, well, Henry James is pretty good, though he is of the nineteenth century, and...
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
Many's the long night I've dreamed of cheese - toasted, mostly.
Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a poor substitute for...
Once you are married, there is nothing left for you, not even suicide.
Everybody, sooner or later, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much.
I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a...
The spirit in which a thing is given determines that in which the debt is...
If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it...
How people keep correcting us when we are young! There is always some bad habit...