beauty

Beauty

What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness. Leo Tolstoy Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy (9 September 1828 – 20 November 1910), usually referred to in English as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer who is regarded as one of the greatest… Read More ›

Beauty

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.   John Muir John Muir (April 21, 1838 – December 24, 1914) also known as “John… Read More ›

Utility

  The difference between utility and utility plus beauty is the difference between telephone wires and the spider web.   Edwin Way Teale (June 2, 1899 – October 18, 1980) was an American naturalist, photographer and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer. Teale’s… Read More ›

Collection

The Bible contains more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more pure morality, more important history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence than can be collected from all other books, in whatever age or language they may have been written…. Read More ›