Friday, September 20, 2019

Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes

It is better to lose health like a spendthrift than to waste it like a miser. Robert Louis Stevenson

Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords. Robert Louis Stevenson

Nothing like a little judicious levity. Robert Louis Stevenson

You cannot run away from weakness; you must some time fight it out or perish; and if that be so, why not now, and where you stand? Robert Louis Stevenson

You could read Kant by yourself, if you wanted; but you must share a joke with some one else. Robert Louis Stevenson

The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy. Robert Louis Stevenson

Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind. Robert Louis Stevenson

You can kill the body but not the spirit. Robert Louis Stevenson

All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer. Robert Louis Stevenson

The world is so full of a number of things, I’m sure we should all be as happy as kings. Robert Louis Stevenson