All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books of all time.
More Quotes from John Ruskin:The art which we may call generally art of the wayside, as opposed to that which is the business of men's lives, is, in the best sense of the word, Grotesque.
The bitterness of poor quality Lingers long after The sweetness of low price is forgotten.
What is the cheapest to you now is likely to be the dearest to you in the end.
The saying that beauty is but skin deep is but a skin deep saying.
What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much do you think we spend altogether on our libraries, public or private, as compared with what we spend on our horses?
Consider what heavy responsibility lies upon you in your youth, to determine, among realities, by what you will be delighted, and, among imaginations, by whose you will be led.
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