To be idle requires a strong sense of personal identity.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes
I've a grand memory for forgetting.
In winter I get up at night And dress by yellow candle-light. In summer quite...
There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy. By...
So long as we love, we serve; so long as we are loved by others,...
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
To be what we are, and to become what we are capable of becoming, is...
For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for...
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
I have a little shadow that goes in and out with me, And what can...
A friend is a gift you give yourself.
Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has...
When a torrent sweeps a man against a boulder, you must expect him to scream,...
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes...
To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
Youth is wholly experimental
Of what shall a man be proud, if he is not proud of his friends?
Vanity dies hard; in some obstinate cases it outlives the man.
The web, then, or the pattern, a web at once sensuous and logical, an elegant...
Nothing like a little judicious levity.
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.