Speaking for the Poetic Soul: Robert Louis Stevenson

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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part I of X

“There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part II of X

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part III of X

“To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you you ought to prefer, is to have kept your soul alive.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part IV of X

“Wine is bottled poetry.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part V of X

“Sightseeing is the art of disappointment.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part VI of X

“Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part VII of X

“Everyday courage has few witnesses. But yours is no less noble because no drum beats for you and no crowds shout your name.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part VIII of X

“Extreme busyness is a symptom of deficient vitality, and a faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part IX of X

“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.”
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A Well-Travelled Man – Quotes from the work of Robert Louis Stevenson: Part X of X

“To travel hopefully is better than to arrive.”
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