We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it.
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't mean doubt of his powers or hesitation in speaking his opinion, but merely an understanding of the relationship of what he can say and what he can do.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most.
Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.
A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
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