Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get...
He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the...
They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
Nearly all the powerful people of this age are unbelievers, the best of them in...
Summer is delicious. Rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
Some slaves are scoured to their work by whips, others by their restlessness and ambition.
Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what you are.
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't...
There is no wealth but life.
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of...
The strength and power of a country depends absolutely on the quantity of good men...
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it...
There is no wealth but life
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
Men don't and can't live by exchanging articles, but by producing them. They don't live...
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film...