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
Judge each day not by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap ... but by the seeds you...
For God's sake, give me the young man who has brains enough to make a...
To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells...
The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all...
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Many's the long night I've dreamed of cheese - toasted, mostly.
To be idle requires a strong sense of personal identity.
A friend is a present you give to yourself.
The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and...
The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy.
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it...
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
Marriage is like life - it is a field of battle, not a bed of...
When a torrent sweeps a man against a boulder, you must expect him to scream,...
It is not likely that posterity will fall in love with us, but not impossible...
Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect.