The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
The distinguishing sign of slavery is to have a price, and to be bought for...
Architecture is the work of nations
Civilization is the making of civil persons.
One who does not know when to die, does not know how to live.
We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well:...
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end,...
God alone can finish
Our duty is to preserve what the past has had to say for itself, and...
Whether for life or death, do your own work well.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but...
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is...
It is impossible, as impossible as to raise the dead, to restore anything that has...
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't...
To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.
Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is...
They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love our first.
Heaven give you many, many merry days! - from The Merry Wives of Windsor
Is enough to look at the Middle Ages, at the Inquisition and on the ultra...