I hate cynicism a great deal worse than I do the devil; unless perhaps the two were the same thing
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can do his work, however...
Some people swallow the universe like a pill; they travel on through the world, like...
No human being ever spoke of scenery for above two minutes at a time, which...
Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.
Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good...
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in...
It is better to lose health like a spendthrift than to waste it like a...
The world has no room for cowards.
Nothing more strongly arouses our disgust than cannibalism, yet we make the same impression on...
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
To forget oneself is to be happy.
If your morals make you dreary, depend on it, they are wrong.
Judge each day not by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant.
Every one lives by selling something.
Marriage: A friendship recognized by the police.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners...
A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who...