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William Morris

Quote of William Morris - Have nothing in your house that...

Biography - William Morris:

English textile designer, poet and novelist.
Born: 1834 - Died: 1896
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.



(French, German)

N'ayez rien dans votre maison que vous ne sachiez utile ou que vous ne jugiez beau.

Habe nichts in deinem Haus, von dem Du nicht weißt, dass es nützlich ist, oder Du glaubst, dass es schön ist.

See also 

See also...

I am rich in the goods that I can do without.

When we work for material ends alone, we build ourselves our own prison.

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