I wouldn't mind seeing opera die. Ever since I was a boy, I regarded opera as a ponderous anachronism, almost the equivalent of smoking
Quote by Frank Lloyd Wright
Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun.
The heart is the chief feature of a functioning mind
There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture...
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose...
Democracy is the opposite of totalitarianism, communism, fascism, or mobocracy.
A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his client to...
Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great...
No stream rises higher than its source. What ever man might build could never express...
Think simple as my old master used to say - meaning reduce the whole of...
A great architect is not made by way of a brain nearly so much as...
Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
Why, I just shake the buildings out of my sleeves.
Youth is a quality, not a matter of circumstances.
Space is the breath of art.
If it keeps up, man will atrophy all his limbs but the push-button finger.
Maybe we can show government how to operate better as a result of better architecture....
Well, now that he's finished one building, he'll [Le Corbusier] go write four books about...
You can cover a great deal of country in books.
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The...