To be rich in admiration and free from envy, to rejoice greatly in the good of others, to love with such generosity of heart that your love is still a dear possession in absence or unkindness - these are the…
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Nothing more strongly arouses our disgust than cannibalism, yet we make the same impression on...
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
No human being ever spoke of scenery for above two minutes at a time, which...
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it...
If your morals make you dreary, depend on it, they are wrong.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence
Marriage is one long conversation, checkered by disputes.
The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success...
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the...
Each has his own tree of ancestors, but at the top of all sits Probably...
Old and young, we are all on our last cruise.
To be idle requires a strong sense of personal identity.
The saints are the sinners who keep on going
For God's sake, give me the young man who has brains enough to make a...
I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion.
Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by...
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...
We are all travellers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...