We must accept life for what it actually is - a challenge to our quality without which we should never know of what stuff we are made, or grow to our full stature.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes
Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.
The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all...
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your inspiration with others
There is an idea abroad among moral people that they should make their neighbors good....
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
I never weary of great churches. It is my favorite kind of mountain scenery. Mankind...
Fiction is to the grown man what play is to the child; it is there...
You could read Kant by yourself, if you wanted; but you must share a joke...
A faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.
I've a grand memory for forgetting.
The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your...
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon...
You can forgive people who do not follow you through a philosophical disquisition; but to...
Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has...
The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean
To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence
A woman can give a man a million reasons to be faithful, and he will...
My affections are easily swayed and I can be very unfaithful.