God alone can finish
Quote by John Ruskin
Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
I am an atheist, thank God!
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
The imagination is never governed, it is always the ruling and divine power
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
There is no wealth but life
Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you.
It is impossible, as impossible as to raise the dead, to restore anything that has...
Modern travelling is not travelling at all; it is merely being sent to a place,...
A book worth reading is worth buying.
Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and...
To give alms is nothing unless you give thought also.
Of all the things that oppress me, this sense of the evil working of nature...
He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the...
That thirst (for applause) if the last infirmity of noble minds, is also the first...
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the...
It is written on the arched sky; it looks out from every star. It is...
To use books rightly, is to go to them for help; to appeal to them...
Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
The happiest people are those who think the most interesting thoughts. Those who decide to...