All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and chiefly of the soul.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
The training which makes men happiest in themselves also makes them most serviceable to others
A thing is worth what it can do for you, not what you choose to...
He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but...
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness.
When we build, let us think that we build for ever.
To give alms is nothing unless you give thought also.
One who does not know when to die, does not know how to live.
It is in this power of saying everything, and yet saying nothing too plainly, that...
Do not think of your faults, still less of others' faults; look for what is...
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
The work of science is to substitute facts for appearances, and demonstrations for impressions.
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of...
Government and cooperation are in all things the laws of life. Anarchy and competition, the...
No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is...
No lying knight or lying priest ever prospered in any age, but especially not in...
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
Modern travelling is not travelling at all; it is merely being sent to a place,...