More From John Ruskin
- "All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness."
- "An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our hills, and let him study there what nature understands by a buttress, and what by a dome."
- "We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it."
More In Great
- "Use power to help people. For we are given power not to advance our own purposes nor to make a great show in the world, nor a name. There is but one just use of power and it is to serve people."― George W. Bush
- "One sees great things from the valley; only small things from the peak."― Gilbert K. Chesterton
- "I have great people, smart people that are around me and we love the challenge. I guess it’s like climbing a mountain or building a building. It’s a challenge but you love every challenge that it brings or presents itself."― Ice Cube