When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
Quote by John Ruskin
Self Absorbed Quotes
The first duty of a state is to see that every child born therein shall...
There is never vulgarity in a whole truth, however commonplace. It may be unimportant or...
Freedom is only granted us that obedience may be more perfect.
Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness.
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.
No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get...
Summer is delicious. Rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no...
Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is...
One who does not know when to die, does not know how to live.
You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end,...
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults; look for what is...
To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the...
The path of a good woman is indeed strewn with flowers; but they rise behind...
Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.
Beauty without virtue is like a rose without scent.