The child who desires education will be bettered by it; the child who dislikes it disgraced.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
No art can be noble which is incapable of expressing thought, and no art is...
Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to...
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes....
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most.
Men cannot not live by exchanging articles, but producing them. They live by work not...
I have not written in vain if I have heretofore done anything towards diminishing the...
Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you.
Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty.
Our duty is to preserve what the past has had to say for itself, and...
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
I am an atheist, thank God!
In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
Civilization is the making of civil persons.
It is written on the arched sky; it looks out from every star. It is...
To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
There is never vulgarity in a whole truth, however commonplace. It may be unimportant or...
It is his restraint that is honorable to a person, not their liberty.
Modern travelling is not travelling at all; it is merely being sent to a place,...