There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
We must accept life for what it actually is - a challenge to our quality...
Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not...
Many's the long night I've dreamed of cheese - toasted, mostly.
We are all travelers in the wilderness of the world, and the best that we...
Wine is bottled poetry.
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty.
It is better to lose health like a spendthrift than to waste it like a...
He who sows hurry reaps indigestion.
Once you are married, there is nothing left for you, not even suicide.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you...
To be rich in admiration and free from envy, to rejoice greatly in the good...
The world has no room for cowards.
Some people swallow the universe like a pill; they travel on through the world, like...
We are all travellers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.