The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Old and young, we are all on our last cruise.
Every man has a sane spot somewhere.
An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a...
Everybody, sooner or later, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
You can forgive people who do not follow you through a philosophical disquisition; but to...
Nothing more strongly arouses our disgust than cannibalism, yet we make the same impression on...
Nothing made by brute force lasts.
Marriage is one long conversation, chequered by disputes.
To forget oneself is to be happy.
To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand...
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the...
I never weary of great churches. It is my favorite kind of mountain scenery. Mankind...
You could read Kant by yourself, if you wanted; but you must share a joke...
The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing.
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
I find it useful to remember, everyone lives by selling something.
I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The...