The path of a good woman is indeed strewn with flowers; but they rise behind her steps, not before them
Quote by John Ruskin
He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but...
You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.
Government and cooperation are in all things the laws of life. Anarchy and competition, the...
Children see in their parents the past, their parents see in them the future; and...
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of...
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
Taste is the only morality. Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what...
All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books...
God alone can finish
All that we call ideal in Greek or any other art, because to us it...
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you.
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.
Some slaves are scoured to their work by whips, others by their restlessness and ambition.
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.
Books are divided into two classes, the books of the hour and the books of...
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
Art begins with resistance - at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece...
A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.