No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our...
Not only is there but one way of doing things rightly, but there is only...
One who does not know when to die, does not know how to live.
They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is...
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
The work of science is to substitute facts for appearances, and demonstrations for impressions.
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness.
In great countries, children are always trying to remain children, and the parents want to...
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the...
I have not written in vain if I have heretofore done anything towards diminishing the...
Men cannot not live by exchanging articles, but producing them. They live by work not...
You might sooner get lightning out of incense smoke than true action or passion out...
Civilization is the making of civil persons.
All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness.
Nothing is ever done beautifully which is done in rivalship: or nobly, which is done...