All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
The obscurest epoch is today.
We live in an ascending scale when we live happily, one thing leading to another...
Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
In every part and corner of our life, to lose oneself is to be the...
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success...
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
If we take matrimony at it's lowest, we regard it as a sort of friendship...
An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
When a torrent sweeps a man against a boulder, you must expect him to scream,...
I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion.
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there...
Some people swallow the universe like a pill; they travel on through the world, like...
Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.
To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life.
We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...
Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a mighty bloodless substitute...
He who sows hurry reaps indigestion.
I find it useful to remember, everyone lives by selling something.
There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.