Fiction is to the grown man what play is to the child; it is there that he changes the atmosphere and tenor of his life.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
The obscurest epoch is today.
That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much.
Youth is wholly experimental
Old and young, we are all on our last cruise.
The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon...
Marriage is like life - it is a field of battle, not a bed of...
Everyone lives by selling something, whatever be his right to it.
You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there...
A friend is a present you give to yourself.
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it...
A friend is a gift you give yourself.
The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all...
When I am grown to man's estate I shall be very proud and great. And...
Growing up is losing some illusions, in order to acquire others.
We've had bad luck with children; they've all grown up