Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Architecture is the work of nations
When we build, let us think that we build for ever.
All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness.
No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the...
I believe the right question to ask, respecting all ornament, is simply this; was it...
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
No art can be noble which is incapable of expressing thought, and no art is...
Civilization is the making of civil persons.
God saith, 'The person I hold as beloved, I am his hearing by which he...
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
A thing is worth what it can do for you, not what you choose to...
Not only is there but one way of doing things rightly, but there is only...
Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books...
It is only after years of preparation that the young artist should touch color -...
What distinguishes a great artist from a weak one is first their sensibility and tenderness;...
Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not...