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Famous architecture quotes

All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks.

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age.

- Frank Lloyd Wright

The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.

- Frank Lloyd Wright

A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom.

- Ayn Rand

I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build.

- Ayn Rand

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

- Jim Rohn

The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.

- Voltaire

I call architecture frozen music.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.

- Henry David Thoreau

We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.

- Winston Churchill


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