Famous quote by Robert Louis Stevenson

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There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last
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"There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last"

- Robert Louis Stevenson

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This quote by Robert Louis Stevenson is an amusing comparison in between the length of a life and a great dinner. He is recommending that the only difference in between the 2 is that in a supper, the sweets come last. This indicates that life is like a great dinner, with the sweetest moments coming at the end. Stevenson is recommending that life ought to be appreciated and enjoyed, just like a good supper. He is likewise indicating that life needs to be lived to the maximum, as the sweetest moments come at completion. This quote encourages us to maximize our lives and to appreciate the moments that we have. It reminds us to delight in the journey, as the sweetest minutes come at completion.

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Robert Louis Stevenson This quote is written / told by Robert Louis Stevenson between November 13, 1850 and December 3, 1894. He was a famous Writer from Scotland. The author also have 83 other quotes.

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