It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes will take care of themselves.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
In marriage, a man becomes slack and selfish, and undergoes a fatty degeneration of his...
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends?
Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a mighty bloodless substitute...
The web, then, or the pattern, a web at once sensuous and logical, an elegant...
Quiet minds can't be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at...
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.
I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a...
There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.
No man is useless while he has a friend.
To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells...
The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty.
Everybody, sooner or later, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
When I am grown to man's estate I shall be very proud and great. And...
Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good...
Once you are married, there is nothing left for you, not even suicide.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
Silence is become his mother tongue.
Silence is more eloquent than words