13 Total Quotes

Philip Johnson Quotes

Philip Johnson
Architects are pretty much high-class whores. We can turn down projects the way they can turn down some clients, but we've both got to say yes to someone if we want to stay in business.
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Philip Johnson
All architects want to live beyond their deaths.
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Philip Johnson
Architecture is the art of how to waste space.
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Philip Johnson
The sale of the painting is a disservice to artists, to art, to architecture, to the architecture profession and to the public,
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#Architecture

Philip Johnson
I'm about four skyscrapers behind.
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Philip Johnson
All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is the design of space that contains, cuddles, exalts, or stimulates the persons in that space.
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We do pretty much whatever we want to.
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#Choice

Philip Johnson
I hate vacations. If you can build buildings, why sit on the beach?
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#American Architect #Hate

Philip Johnson
Raymond started industrial design and the streamlining movement,
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#Design