Popular Architecture Related Quotes

architecture quotes and sayings

Categories :- Inspire Shayari
Dated By :- Updated                     sms_smile                Posted by :- Aardy Jamdagni

Why can't we have those curves and arches that express feeling in design? What is wrong with them? Why has everything got to be vertical, straight, unbending, only at right angles – and functional?

Charles. Prince of Wales

To be an architect is to possess an individual voice speaking a generally understood language of form.

Robert A.M. Stern

Pictures deface walls oftcner that they decorate them.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Life is rich, always changing, always challenging, and we architects have the task of transmitting into wood, concrete, glass and steel, of transforming human aspirations into habitable and meaningful space.

Arthur Erickson

Building should be good neigbours.

Paul Thiry

In architecture the pride of man, his triumph over gravitation, his will to power, assume a visible form. Architecture is a sort of oratory of power by means of forms.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The materials of city planning are sky, space, trees, steel and cement in that order and in that hierarchy.

Le Corbusier

I saw the bathroom fixtures as kind of American trinity.

Claes Oldenberg

Early in life I had to choose between arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose honest arrogance and have seen no occasion to change.

Franl Llyod Wright

How can we expect our students to become bold and fearless in thought and action if we encase them in sentimental shrines feigning a culture which has long since disappeared?

Walter Gropius


         Top         Next