John Ruskin

English writer and art critic (1819–1900)

John Ruskin (February 2, 1819 – January 20, 1900) was an English author, poet, artist, and critic.

John Ruskin

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  • "When we build, let us think that we build for ever."[1]     
Simple: If we build, let us think we build even after the end.


  1. The Seven Lamps of Architecture (1849), Chapter VI