Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.
Quote by John Ruskin
Not only is there but one way of doing things rightly, but there is only...
It is his restraint that is honorable to a person, not their liberty.
The training which makes men happiest in themselves also makes them most serviceable to others
Natural abilities can almost compensate for the want of every kind of cultivation, but no...
Whether for life or death, do your own work well.
There is hardly anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse...
In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end,...
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
To use books rightly, is to go to them for help; to appeal to them...
To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.
All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and...
Nearly all the powerful people of this age are unbelievers, the best of them in...
It is not, truly speaking, the labor that is divided; but the men: divided into...
All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness.
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it...
Men don't and can't live by exchanging articles, but by producing them. They don't live...
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
I have not written in vain if I have heretofore done anything towards diminishing the...