What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.
Quote by John Ruskin
Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.
God alone can finish
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.
Children see in their parents the past, their parents see in them the future; and...
Race is precisely of as much consequence in man as it is in any animal
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is...
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
All that we call ideal in Greek or any other art, because to us it...
Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.
I am an atheist, thank God!
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it...
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most.
Men cannot not live by exchanging articles, but producing them. They live by work not...
The first duty of a state is to see that every child born therein shall...
Not only is there but one way of doing things rightly, but there is only...
The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it but...
We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well:...
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed:...
The work of science is to substitute facts for appearances, and demonstrations for impressions.