Fine art is that in which the hand, the head, and the heart of man go together.
Quote by John Ruskin
Better the rudest work that tells a story or records a fact, than the richest...
Beauty deprived of its proper foils and adjuncts ceases to be enjoyed as beauty, just...
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
No lying knight or lying priest ever prospered in any age, but especially not in...
Nothing can be beautiful which is not true.
In great countries, children are always trying to remain children, and the parents want to...
They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal...
The entire object of true education, is to make people not merely do the right...
Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books...
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but...
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
There is never vulgarity in a whole truth, however commonplace. It may be unimportant or...
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
There is no wealth but life
Whether for life or death, do your own work well.
It is impossible, as impossible as to raise the dead, to restore anything that has...
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most.