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Commenttiny.ag/ef1mcjvo · ★★☆☆ Fair (138 ratings) · submitted 1997
Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a mighty bloodless substitute for life.
Robert Louis Stevenson, in Wisdom and Ignorance
Commenttiny.ag/qseijf1u · ★★☆☆ Fair (294 ratings) · submitted 1997
Every heart that has beat strong and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.
Robert Louis Stevenson, in Happiness and Misery
Commenttiny.ag/vz7rfskt · ★★☆☆ Fair (460 ratings) · submitted 1997
Wine is bottled poetry.
Robert Louis Stevenson, in Food and Drink