"The price we have to pay for money is sometimes liberty."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Robert Louis Stevenson on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Robert Louis Stevenson on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Robert Louis Stevenson on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Robert Louis Stevenson on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Robert Louis Stevenson on Mark Twain
"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."