Robert Bridges, ed. (18441930). The Spirit of Man: An Anthology. 1916.
From Pulvis et Umbra
Robert Louis Stevenson (18501894)
IT1 is not strange if we are tempted to despair of good our religions and moralities have been trimmed to flatter us, till they are all emasculate and sentimentalised, and only please and weaken. Truth is of a rougher strain. In the harsh face of life faith can read a bracing gospel.