No person who is well bred, kind and modest is ever offensively plain; all real deformity means want for manners or of heart.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our...
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most.
No architecture is so haughty as that which is simple.
They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you.
I have not written in vain if I have heretofore done anything towards diminishing the...
To give alms is nothing unless you give thought also.
Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed:...
A book worth reading is worth buying.
All violent feelings have the same effect. They produce in us a falseness in all...
Whether for life or death, do your own work well.
Let every dawn be to you as the beginning of life, and every setting sun...
All that we call ideal in Greek or any other art, because to us it...
Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the...
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
I am an atheist, thank God!
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but...
Desire! That's the one secret of every man's career. Not education. Not being born with...
If you wish to achieve worthwhile things in your personal and career life, you must...