Quotes by English Writer John Ruskin




When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece. John Ruskin | writer

Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty. John Ruskin | writer

When a man is wrapped up in himself he makes a pretty small package. John Ruskin | writer
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The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most. John Ruskin | writer

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it. John Ruskin | writer
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In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes. John Ruskin | writer

Summer is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. John Ruskin | writer

When we build, let us think that we build for ever. John Ruskin | writer

Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies, for instance. John Ruskin | writer

The best work never was and never will be done for money. John Ruskin | writer
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You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement. John Ruskin | writer

The best thing in life aren't things. John Ruskin | writer

Doing is the great thing, for if people resolutely do what is right, they come in time to like doing it. John Ruskin | writer

You may either win your peace or buy it: win it, by resistance to evil; buy it, by compromise with evil. John Ruskin | writer

Nothing can be beautiful which is not true. John Ruskin | writer

Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what you are. John Ruskin | writer

The strength and power of a country depends absolutely on the quantity of good men and women in it. John Ruskin | writer

People are eternally divided into two classes, the believer, builder, and praiser, and the unbeliever, destroyer and critic. John Ruskin | writer

The distinctive character of a child is to always live in the tangible present. John Ruskin | writer

To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education. John Ruskin | writer


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