Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson

English writer ("Treasure Island")
Benjamin Franklin went through life an altered man because he once paid too dearly for a penny whistle. My concern springs usually from a deeper source, to wit, from having bought a whistle when I did not want one.More Robert Louis Stevenson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It takes hard writing to make easy reading.More Robert Louis Stevenson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no progress whatever. Everything is just the same as it was thousands, and tens of thousands, of years ago. The outward form changes. The essence does not change.More Robert Louis Stevenson quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
You're either my ship's cook-and then you were treated handsome-or Cap'n Silver, a common mutineer and pirate, and then you can go hang!More Robert Louis Stevenson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To love playthings well as a child, to lead an adventurous and honorable youth, and to settle when the time arrives, into a green and smiling age, is to be a good artis en life and deserve well of yourself and your neighbor.More Robert Louis Stevenson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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