There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes...
No man is useless while he has a friend.
It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
The existence of a man is so small a thing to take, so mighty a...
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you...
To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life.
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...
You can kill the body but not the spirit.
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success...
He who sows hurry reaps indigestion.
To be what we are, and to become what we are capable of becoming, is...
Wine is bottled poetry.
The world has no room for cowards.
We are all travellers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...
There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.
In winter I get up at night And dress by yellow candle-light. In summer quite...
Every one lives by selling something.
Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage...
You always admire what you really dont understand.
Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people