What is the cheapest to you now is likely to be the dearest to you in the end.
I would rather teach drawing that my pupils may learn to love nature, than teach the looking at nature that they may learn to draw.
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes. The second, that they have means of moral and intellectual education.
It seems a fantastic paradox, but it is nevertheless a most important truth, that no architecture can be truly noble which is not imperfect.
the art of becoming 'rich', in the common sense, is not absolutely nor finally the art of accumulating much money for ourselves, but also of contriving that our neighbour shall have less. In accurate terms, it is 'the art of establishing the maximum inequality in your own favour'.