Frank Lloyd Wright
New York City is a great monument to the power of money and greed... a race for rent.
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Mechanization best serves mediocrity.
The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines - so they should go as far as possible from home to build their first buildings.
The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Respect the masterpiece. It is true reverence to man. There is no quality so great, none so much needed now.
Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age.
Give me the luxuries of life and I will willingly do without the necessities.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
I'm a history nut.
We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Humor is richly rewarding to the person who employs it. It has some value in gaining and holding attention, but it has no persuasive value at all.
The definition of a modern approach to war is the acknowledgement of individual lives lost.
I'd like to believe an accumulation of experience has made me a sort of a grown-up person, so I can have judgment and taste and whatever.
Those who want to reap the benefits of this great nation must bear the fatigue of supporting it.
A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
Well, I'm not a member of the permanent political establishment, and I've learned quickly these last few days that if you're not a member in good standing of the Washington elite, then some in the media consider a candidate unqualified for that reason alone.
While President Bush likes to project an image of strength and courage, the real truth is that in the presence of his large financial contributors, he is a moral coward.
We try, we fail, we posture, we aspire, we pontificate - and then we age, shrink, die, and vanish.