The weakest among us has a gift, however seemingly trivial, which is peculiar to him, and which worthily used, will be a gift to his race forever
Quote by John Ruskin
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes....
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Summer is delicious. rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
Summer is delicious. Rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
To know anything well involves a profound sensation of ignorance.
All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness.
Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth.
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't...
There is never vulgarity in a whole truth, however commonplace. It may be unimportant or...
The first condition of education is being able to put someone to wholesome and meaningful...
It is not how much one makes but to what purpose one spends.
Whereas it has long been known and declared that the poor have no right to...
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.
There is hardly anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse...
To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
Do not think of your faults, still less of others' faults; look for what is...
Most great men and women are not perfectly rounded in their personalities, but are instead...
Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.