Robert Louis Stevenson - Page 2

To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

If we take matrimony at it’s lowest, we regard it as a sort of friendship recognized by the police.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

No man is useless while he has a friend.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

A friend is a gift you give yourself.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

The Saints are the Sinners who keep on trying.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travels sake. The great affair is to move.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

In winter I get up at night And dress by yellow candle-light. In summer quite the other way I have to go to bed by day.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

To know what you prefer, instead of humbly saying “Amen” to what the world tells you you ought to prefer, is to keep your soul alive.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

There is no duty we so underrate as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Keep your fears to yourself but share your courage with others.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us
– Robert Louis Stevenson

If you keep on drinking rum, the world will soon be quit of a very dirty scoundrel.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Wine is bottled poetry.
– Robert Louis Stevenson