Be humble as the blade of grass that is being trodden underneath the feet. The little ant tastes joyously the sweetness of honey and sugar. The mighty elephant trembles in pain under the agony of sharp goad.
Quote by John Ruskin
Children see in their parents the past, their parents see in them the future; and...
Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty.
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but...
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
In great countries, children are always trying to remain children, and the parents want to...
All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and...
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes....
Do not think of your faults, still less of others' faults; look for what is...
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
No lying knight or lying priest ever prospered in any age, but especially not in...
The higher a man stands, the more the word vulgar becomes unintelligible to him.
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
Life being very short, and the quiet hours of it few, we ought to waste...
To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.