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Quotes By Robert Louis Stevenson

DOB
:
13-11-1850
DOD
:
3-12-1894

Writer Robert Louis Stevenson was born on 13th November 1850 AD. Robert Louis Stevenson was 44 years old when he died on 3rd December 1894 AD. In his life Robert Louis Stevenson was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

Marriage is a sort of friendship recognized by the police.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life's plain, common work as it comes, certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things in life.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

A friend is a gift you give yourself.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

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

- Robert Louis Stevenson

An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a poor substitute for life.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Each has his own tree of ancestors, but at the top of all sits Probably Arboreal.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Every man has a sane spot somewhere.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Every one lives by selling something.

- Across the Plains , Robert Louis Stevenson

Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

I am in the habit of looking not so much to the nature of a gift as to the spirit in which it is offered.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

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