Quotation by Robert Louis Stevenson

The outer world, from which we cower into our houses, seemed after all a gentle habitable place; and night after night a man's bed, it seemed, was laid and waiting for him in the fields, where God keeps an open house.
Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894), Scottish novelist, essayist, poet. "A Night Among the Pines," Travels With a Donkey (1879).
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