What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible.
There are elements of intrinsic beauty in the simplification of a house built on the log cabin idea.
It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process.
Rich men’s houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.