Our duty is to preserve what the past has had to say for itself, and to say for ourselves what shall be true for the future
Quote by John Ruskin
Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by...
Life being very short, and the quiet hours of it few, we ought to waste...
A book worth reading is worth buying.
That thirst (for applause) if the last infirmity of noble minds, is also the first...
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it...
No architecture is so haughty as that which is simple.
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to...
I am an atheist, thank God!
A thing is worth what it can do for you, not what you choose to...
The weakest among us has a gift, however seemingly trivial, which is peculiar to him,...
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of...
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
Cursing is invoking the assistance of a spirit to help you inflict suffering. Swearing on...
He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the...
The path of a good woman is indeed strewn with flowers; but they rise behind...
Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is...
Nearly all the powerful people of this age are unbelievers, the best of them in...
The good writing of any age has always been the product of someone's neurosis.
For age and want save while you may, No morning sun lasts a whole day.