Nothing can be beautiful which is not true.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well:...
The essence of lying is in deception, not in words.
Freedom is only granted us that obedience may be more perfect.
All that we call ideal in Greek or any other art, because to us it...
Modern education has devoted itself to the teaching of impudence, and then we complain that...
In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to...
The distinguishing sign of slavery is to have a price, and to be bought for...
God saith, 'The person I hold as beloved, I am his hearing by which he...
Children see in their parents the past, their parents see in them the future; and...
God alone can finish
There is no wealth but life
It is his restraint that is honorable to a person, not their liberty.
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed:...
The child who desires education will be bettered by it; the child who dislikes it...
How long most people would look at the best book before they would give the...
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.