Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
Quote by John Ruskin
Books are divided into two classes, the books of the hour and the books of...
To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
The sky is the part of creation in which nature has done for the sake...
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
There is no wealth but life
Modern travelling is not travelling at all; it is merely being sent to a place,...
He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but...
Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of intelligent effort.
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what you are.
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
That country is the richest which nourishes the greatest number of noble and happy human...
He is the greatest artist who has embodied, in the sum of his works, the...
Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is...
To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.
Summer is delicious. Rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
The training which makes men happiest in themselves also makes them most serviceable to others
I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of bringing about in any way...
Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and...