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" As regards domestic buildings, there must always be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power, as well as in the hearts, of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when their houses are built to last for one generation... "
Hogg's Instructor - Página 141
1852
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The English Review, Volumen15

1851
...happiness of nations, we would earnestly commend the following eloquent passage. " I cannot but think it is an evil sign of a people when their houses are built...one generation only. There is a sanctity in a good roan's house which cannot be renewed in every tenement that rises on its ruins : and I believe that...
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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

John Ruskin - 1859 - 186 páginas
...be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power, as well as in the hearts, of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when...houses are built to last for one generation only. There I is a sanctity in a good man's house which cannot be renewed in ! every tenement that rises on its...
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The True and the Beautiful in Nature, Art, Morals and Religion: Selected ...

John Ruskin, Louisa Caroline Tuthill - 1859 - 452 páginas
...be a cer tain limitation to views of this kind in the power as well as in the hearts of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when their houses are built to last but one generation only. There is a sanctity in a good man's house which cannot be renewed in every...
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The seven lamps of architecture

John Ruskin - 1866
...be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power, as well as in the hearts, of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when...this ; and that having spent their lives happily and honorably, they would be grieved at the close of them to think that the place of their earthly abode,...
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Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin

John Ruskin - 1868 - 479 páginas
...the occupation of his life to contend. — SLA Introductory pages, 4, 5, 6. SACREDNESS OF HOME. — I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when their houses arc built to last for one generation only. There is a sanctity in a good man's house which cannot be...
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The True and the Beautiful in Nature, Art, Morals and Religion: Selected ...

John Ruskin, Louisa Caroline Tuthill - 1872 - 452 páginas
...always be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power as weJ as in the hearts of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when their houses are built to last but one generation only. There is a sanctity in a good man's house which cannot bo renewed in every...
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The True and the Beautiful in Nature, Art, Morals and Religion: Selected ...

John Ruskin, Louisa Caroline Tuthill - 1872 - 452 páginas
...be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power as we.l as in the hearts of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when their houses are built to last but one generation only. There is a sanctity in a good man's house which cannot bo renewed in every...
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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

John Ruskin - 1874 - 186 páginas
...be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power, as well as in the hearts, of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when...feel this ; and that having spent their lives happily niiU honorably, they would be grieved at the close of them to think that tbo place of their earthly...
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Workingmen's Homes: Essays and Stories

Edward Everett Hale - 1874 - 182 páginas
...living in their own permanent home, I am tempted to cite boldly the following, from Euskin : — " There is a sanctity in a good man's house which cannot...this ; and that, having spent their lives happily and honorably, they would be grieved at the close of them to think that 4« F the place of their earthly...
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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

John Ruskin - 1880
...be a certain limitation to views of this kind in the power, as well as in the hearts, of men ; still I cannot but think it an evil sign of a people when...generally feel this ; and that having spent their lives happGv and honourably, they would be grieved, at the dose of them, to think that the {dace of their...
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