“When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.” ~ John Ruskin (February 8, 1819 to January 20, 1900)
John Ruskin was an English art critic, author, and artist. Notably, he wrote extensively on architecture, including The Stones of Venice (1851 – 1853).
[Source for quotation: Source: Do It! Let’s Get Off Our Buts, by John-Roger and Peter McWilliams (1991), page 120. Source for dates and biographical information: Wikipedia, accessed October 16, 2010.]