John Ruskin (8 February 1819 – 20 January 1900) was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, as well as an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist. He wrote on subjects as varied as geology, architecture, myth, ornithology, literature, education, botany and political economy.
Enjoy the best John Ruskin picture quotes.
Read more about John Ruskin on Wikipedia.
A book worth reading is worth buying.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it but what they become by it.
It is far more difficult to be simple than to be complicated, far more difficult to sacrifice skill and easy execution in the proper place, than to expand both indiscriminately.