That thirst (for applause) if the last infirmity of noble minds, is also the first infirmity of weak ones
Quote by John Ruskin
He that has truth in his heart need never fear the want of persuasion on...
To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
Summer is delicious. rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
It is impossible, as impossible as to raise the dead, to restore anything that has...
Freedom is only granted us that obedience may be more perfect.
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
Architecture is the work of nations
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes....
He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but...
The first condition of education is being able to put someone to wholesome and meaningful...
In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
In great countries, children are always trying to remain children, and the parents want to...
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
To know anything well involves a profound sensation of ignorance.
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed:...
All vendor demos are boring. It's the law, I think.
It is now possible to abolish work and replace it, insofar as it serves useful...