The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your friend says nothing, and avoids your eye.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes
Everybody, sooner or later, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and...
When a torrent sweeps a man against a boulder, you must expect him to scream,...
For God's sake, give me the young man who has brains enough to make a...
Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it...
He who sows hurry reaps indigestion.
When I am grown to man's estate I shall be very proud and great. And...
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
Nothing more strongly arouses our disgust than cannibalism, yet we make the same impression on...
Marriage: A friendship recognized by the police.
I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a...
There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude...
To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life.
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
We must accept life for what it actually is - a challenge to our quality...
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success...
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
The key to success is often the ability to adapt
Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.