"The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Robert Louis Stevenson on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Robert Louis Stevenson on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Robert Louis Stevenson on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Robert Louis Stevenson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."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."