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A doctor can bury his mistakes, but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.
Architecture
Frank Lloyd Wright

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A modern, harmonic and lively architecture is the visible sign of an authentic democracy.
Architecture
Walter Gropius

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All architects want to live beyond their deaths.
Architecture
Philip Johnson

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All fine architectural values are human vales, else not valuable.
Architecture
Frank Lloyd Wright

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Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your money.
Architecture
Ambrose Bierce

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Architecture is inhabited sculpture.
Architecture
Constantin Brancusi

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Architecture is petrified music.
Architecture
Felix E. Schelling

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Architecture is the art of how to waste space.
Architecture
Philip Johnson

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Architecture is to make us know and remember who we are.
Architecture
Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe

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Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days of builders.
Architecture
Seneca

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Don't fight forces, use them.
Architecture
R. Buckminster Fuller

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Form ever follows function.
Architecture
Louis Henry Sullivan

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Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
Architecture
Thomas Fuller

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No architecture is so haughty as that which is simple.
Architecture
John Ruskin

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The only legitimate artists in England are the architects.
Architecture
Benjamin Haydon

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The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.
Architecture
Frank Lloyd Wright

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The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.
Architecture
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.
Architecture
Salvador Dali

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When it comes to getting things done, we need fewer architects and more bricklayers.
Architecture
Colleen C. Barrett

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When we build, let us think that we build for ever.
Architecture
John Ruskin

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
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