Not only is there but one way of doing things rightly, but there is only one way of seeing them, and that is, seeing the whole of them.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and...
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by...
Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to...
Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get...
Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
No architecture is so haughty as that which is simple.
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our...
There is no wealth but life.
Let every dawn be to you as the beginning of life, and every setting sun...
You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.
All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and...
All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books...
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't...
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
To know anything well involves a profound sensation of ignorance.
Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.