Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson.
BornSeptember 13, 1850
Edinburgh, Scotland
DiedDecember 3, 1894
Vailima, Samoa
Novelist and poet. Best known for Treasure Island and The Curious Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

The repository contains five quotes from Robert Louis Stevenson.

Love

There is no greater wonder than the way the face and character of a woman fit so perfectly in a manís mind, and stay there, and he could never tell you why. It just seems it was the thing he most wanted.

Miscellaneous

Donít judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Friendship

A friend is a gift you give yourself.

Miscellaneous

The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.

Marriage

Marriage is a sort of friendship recognized by the police.