Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Nothing made by brute force lasts.
To be rich in admiration and free from envy, to rejoice greatly in the good...
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes...
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...
No human being ever spoke of scenery for above two minutes at a time, which...
Wine is bottled poetry.
Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends?
The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing.
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all...
We must accept life for what it actually is - a challenge to our quality...
Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords
Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The...
To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can do his work, however...
The little rift between the sexes is astonishingly wide
Every man has a sane spot somewhere.
I never weary of great churches. It is my favorite kind of mountain scenery. Mankind...
There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude...