Robert Louis Stevenson Quotes on life

Marriage is like life - it is a field of battle, not a bed of roses... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

We must accept life for what it actually is - a challenge to our quality without which we should never know of what stuff we are made, or grow to our full stature... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

To be what we are, and to become what we are capable of becoming, is the only end of life... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

To become what we are capable of becoming is the only end in life... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

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

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life... view

By: Robert Louis Stevenson