Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in...
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not...
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...
Nothing made by brute force lasts.
Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in...
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.
To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life.
Marriage: A friendship recognized by the police.
Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can do his work, however...
To be rich in admiration and free from envy, to rejoice greatly in the good...
There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy. By...
A faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.
The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and...
Quiet minds can't be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at...
There is no progress whatever. Everything is just the same as it was thousands, and...
When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the...
Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract...
Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.