Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes
Once you are married, there is nothing left for you, not even suicide.
There is an idea abroad among moral people that they should make their neighbors good....
It is not likely that posterity will fall in love with us, but not impossible...
Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age.
I've a grand memory for forgetting.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
You cannot run away from weakness; you must some time fight it out or perish;...
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude...
We are all travellers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...
I find it useful to remember, everyone lives by selling something.
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
Vanity dies hard; in some obstinate cases it outlives the man.
We must accept life for what it actually is - a challenge to our quality...
Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can do his work, however...
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
It's a pleasant thing to be young, and have ten toes.
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
Even if the doctor does not give you a year, even if he hesitates about...
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...