John Ruskin

John Ruskin

English writer, artist, art theorist, literary critic and poet
If men lived like men indeed, their houses would be temples -- temples which we should hardly dare to injure, and in which it would make us holy to be permitted to live; and there must be a strange dissolution of natural affection, a strange unthankfulness for all that homes have given and parents taught, a strange consciousness that we have been unfaithful to our fathers honor, or that our own lives are not such as would make our dwellings sacred to our children, when each man would fain build to himself, and build foMore John Ruskin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Cursing is invoking the assistance of a spirit to help you inflict suffering. Swearing on the other hand, is invoking, only the witness of a spirit to an statement you wish to make.More John Ruskin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The finer the nature, the more flaws it will show through the clearness of it; and it is a law of this universe that the best things shall be seldomest seen in their best form.More John Ruskin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.More John Ruskin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You may assuredly find perfect peace, if you are resolved to do that which your Lord has plainly required--and content that He should indeed require no more of you--than to do justice, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with Him.More John Ruskin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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