When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
Quote by John Ruskin
John Ruskin Quotes
It is not, truly speaking, the labor that is divided; but the men: divided into...
To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
Imaginary evils soon become real one by indulging our reflections on them.
Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you.
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed:...
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
The child who desires education will be bettered by it; the child who dislikes it...
The path of a good woman is indeed strewn with flowers; but they rise behind...
It seems a fantastic paradox, but it is nevertheless a most important truth, that no...
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get...
Modern education has devoted itself to the teaching of impudence, and then we complain that...
To know anything well involves a profound sensation of ignorance.
Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.
No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by...
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
Life being very short, and the quiet hours of it few, we ought to waste...
Whether for life or death, do your own work well.
Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness.