The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes
We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...
Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
It is not likely that posterity will fall in love with us, but not impossible...
The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty.
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by...
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not...
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean
Every one lives by selling something.
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion.
There is an idea abroad among moral people that they should make their neighbors good....
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
When I am grown to man's estate I shall be very proud and great. And...
No man is useless while he has a friend.
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes...
There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude...
Even if the doctor does not give you a year, even if he hesitates about...
To be idle requires a strong sense of personal identity.