Fine art is that in which the hand, the head, and the heart of man go together.
Quote by John Ruskin
He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the...
The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it but...
The distinguishing sign of slavery is to have a price, and to be bought for...
All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and...
There is no wealth but life
You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.
It is not how much one makes but to what purpose one spends.
Civilization is the making of civil persons.
Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults; look for what is...
Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of intelligent effort.
Some slaves are scoured to their work by whips, others by their restlessness and ambition.
You may either win your peace or buy it: win it, by resistance to evil;...
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
Men cannot not live by exchanging articles, but producing them. They live by work not...
Better the rudest work that tells a story or records a fact, than the richest...
I am an atheist, thank God!
There are no such things as Flowers there are only gladdened Leaves.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but...
Men don't and can't live by exchanging articles, but by producing them. They don't live...
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.