To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
It is impossible, as impossible as to raise the dead, to restore anything that has...
In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is...
To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what you are.
No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
That thirst (for applause) if the last infirmity of noble minds, is also the first...
To know anything well involves a profound sensation of ignorance.
Architecture is the work of nations
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.
The principle of all successful effort is to try to do not what is absolutely...
Men are more evanescent than pictures, yet one sorrows for lost friends, and pictures are...
Summer is delicious. rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
It seems a fantastic paradox, but it is nevertheless a most important truth, that no...
What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much do you think we...
In great countries, children are always trying to remain children, and the parents want to...
All great art is the work of the whole living creature, body and soul, and...
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.