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
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by...
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
I never weary of great churches. It is my favorite kind of mountain scenery. Mankind...
Everybody, sooner or later, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
If we take matrimony at it's lowest, we regard it as a sort of friendship...
I find it useful to remember, everyone lives by selling something.
You can read Kant by yourself, if you wanted to; but you must share a...
When I am grown to man's estate I shall be very proud and great. And...
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Each has his own tree of ancestors, but at the top of all sits Probably...
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence
The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and...
The little rift between the sexes is astonishingly wide
No man is useless while he has a friend.
The very flexibility and ease which make men's friendships so agreeable while they endure, make...
The obscurest epoch is today.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you...
Old and young, we are all on our last cruise.