89 Total Quotes

Frank+Lloyd Wright Quotes

Frank Lloyd Wright
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect #Advise

Frank Lloyd Wright
The architect must be a prophet... a prophet in the true sense of the term... if he can't see at least ten years ahead don't call him an architect.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright
Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect #Atheism

Frank Lloyd Wright
Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect #Land

Frank Lloyd Wright
New York City is a great monument to the power of money and greed... a race for rent.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect #Greed

Frank Lloyd Wright
Maybe we can show government how to operate better as a result of better architecture. Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world. (1939)
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright
No house should ever be on a hill or on anything. It should be of the hill. Belonging to it. Hill and house should live together each the happier for the other.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright
Form follows function - that has been misunderstood. Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Arrogance

Frank Lloyd Wright
An architect's most useful tools are an eraser at the drafting board, and a wrecking bar at the site.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright
I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Dedication

Frank Lloyd Wright
Respect the masterpiece. It is true reverence to man. There is no quality so great, none so much needed now.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect #Man

Frank Lloyd Wright
Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect #Art

Frank Lloyd Wright
Love is the greatest virtue of the heart.Sincerity is the greatest virtue of the mind.Determination is the greatest virtue of the will.Courage is the greatest virtue of the spirit.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Determination

Frank Lloyd Wright
If you tilt the whole country sideways, Los Angeles is the place where everything loose will fall.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Country

Frank Lloyd Wright
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright
Regard it as just as desirable to build a chicken house as to build a cathedral.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect

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
#American Architect #Architecture

Frank Lloyd Wright
Democracy is the opposite of totalitarianism, communism, fascism, or mobocracy.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Communism

Frank Lloyd Wright
We should have a system of economics that is structure, that is organic tools. We do not have it. We are all hanging by our eyebrows from skyhooks economically, just as we are architecturally
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Economy

Frank Lloyd Wright
The insolence of authority is endeavoring to substitute money for ideas
Frank Lloyd Wright
#Authority

Frank Lloyd Wright
Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun.
Frank Lloyd Wright
#American Architect