To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
We are all travellers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can...
In every part and corner of our life, to lose oneself is to be the...
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and...
Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it...
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by...
Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage...
The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty.
Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has...
Marriage: A friendship recognized by the police.
If your morals make you dreary, depend on it, they are wrong.
Vanity dies hard; in some obstinate cases it outlives the man.
The obscurest epoch is today.
For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for...
Many's the long night I've dreamed of cheese - toasted, mostly.
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the...
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not...
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
The little rift between the sexes is astonishingly wide
Sex is the most fun you can have without laughing.
Sex is full of lies. The body tries to tell the truth. But, it's usually...