"Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Robert Louis Stevenson on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Robert Louis Stevenson on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Robert Louis Stevenson on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Robert Louis Stevenson on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Robert Louis Stevenson on George Bernard Shaw
"Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, founds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health."
"Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords."
"The web, then, or the pattern, a web at once sensuous and logical, an elegant and pregnant texture: that is style, that is the foundation of the art of literature."
"It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit."
"We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend."