They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change.
Quote by John Ruskin
Modern education has devoted itself to the teaching of impudence, and then we complain that...
God alone can finish
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the...
Summer is delicious. Rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
You may either win your peace or buy it: win it, by resistance to evil;...
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but...
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
It is far more difficult to be simple than to be complicated; far more difficult...
Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty.
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end,...
There is no wealth but life
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't...
Nothing can be beautiful which is not true.
Freedom is only granted us that obedience may be more perfect.
There is no wealth but life.
We are not satisfied with real life; we want to live some imaginary life in...
Writing is a dog's life, but the only life worth living.