Robert Louis Stevenson quotes

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If you would grow great and stately,
You must try to walk sedately.
If your morals make you dreary, depend upon it they are wrong. I do not say "give them up," for they may be all you have; but conc ...
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable; and no man is useless while he has a friend.
To make our idea of morality centre on forbidden acts is to defile the imagination and to introduce into our judgments of our fell ...
Everyone lives by selling something, whatever be his right to it.
A faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.
There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude made perfect.
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 ...
Night is a dead monotonous period under a roof; but in the open world it passes lightly, with its stars and dews and perfumes, and ...
Blows the wind to-day, and the sun and the rain are flying,
Blows the wind on the moors to-day and now,
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