For God's sake, give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Fiction is to the grown man what play is to the child; it is there...
Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has...
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Youth is wholly experimental
It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
Wine is bottled poetry.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap ... but by the seeds you...
We live in an ascending scale when we live happily, one thing leading to another...
The cruelest lies are often told in silence
The obscurest epoch is today.
To be what we are, and to become what we are capable of becoming, is...
Nothing like a little judicious levity.
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
You can read Kant by yourself, if you wanted to; but you must share a...
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...
Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends?
There are three faithful friends - an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of...