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Robert Louis Stevenson

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Comprehensive information about Robert Louis Stevenson including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. A Scottish novelist, poet, and travel writer, and a representative of Neo-romanticism in England.. Scottish novelist poet essayist and travel writer This educational Robert Louis Stevenson resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences. Quote Right
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Quote Left O it's I that am the captain of a tidy little ship, Of a ship that goes a sailing on the pond; And my ship it keeps a-turning all around and all about; But when I'm a little older, I shall find the secret out How to send my vessel sailing on beyond. For I mean to grow a little as the dolly at the helm, And the dolly I intend to come alive; And with him beside to help me, it's a-sailing I shall go, It's a-sailing on the water, when the jolly breezes blow And the vessel goes a dive-dive-dive. O it's then you'll see me sailing through the rushes and the reeds, And you'll hear the water singing at the prow; For beside the dolly sailor, I'm to voyage and explore, To land upon the island where no dolly was before, And to fire the penny cannon in the bow. Quote Right
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Quote Left Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others. Quote Right
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Quote Left Nothing made by brute force lasts. Quote Right
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Quote Left Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. Quote Right
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