Robert Louis Stevenson (born Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson; 13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, essayist, poet and travel writer. He is best known for works such as Treasure Island, Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Kidnapped and A Child's Garden of Verses.
There is no duty we so much underrate as the as the duty of being happy.
That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much.
Every man has a sane spot somewhere.
You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving.
Patterning your life around other's opinions is nothing more than slavery.