"That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Robert Louis Stevenson on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Robert Louis Stevenson on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Robert Louis Stevenson on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Robert Louis Stevenson on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Robert Louis Stevenson on Winston Churchill
"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."