John Ruskin

John Ruskin

English writer, artist, art theorist, literary critic and poet
Punishment is the last and the least effective instrument in the hands of the legislator for the prevention of crime. John Ruskin quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi Every man is a poet of his life, romantics write it with colorful ink, and those who suffer - with autumn rains. [06/15/2020 08:06:20] More


Ivan Aivazovsky Nature is everything for the artist, in its depths is our instruction. [06/28/2020 10:06:13] More


Valentin Glushko There is no engine - and any of the most advanced missile designs with all their stuffing is dead. [07/04/2020 12:07:55] More


Ivan Aivazovsky All these successes in the world are nonsense, they make me happy for a minute and only, and most importantly my happiness is success in improvement. [06/28/2020 10:06:48] More


Ivan Aivazovsky For me, living means working. [06/28/2020 10:06:42] More