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Architecture Quotes

Every time a student walks past a really urgent, expressive piece of architecture that belongs to his college, it can help reassure him that he does have that mind, does have that soul.
Louis Kahn
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A tranquil city of good laws, fine architecture, and clean streets is like a classroom of obedient dullards, or a field of gelded bulls - whereas a city of anarchy is a city of promise
Mark Helprin
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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.
Philip Johnson
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Architecture is the will of an epoch translated into space.
Ludwig Mies
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Art is a jealous mistress, and, if a man have a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture, or philosophy, he makes a bad husband, and an ill provider, and should be wise in season, and not fetter himself with duties which will embitter his day
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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We are making Unstructured Information Management Architecture available to the open-source community to encourage innovation and allow analytics software tools from multiple sources to work together and build upon each other.
Nelson Mattos
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Victor Hugo
Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book.
Victor Hugo
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That's why Porsche bought Volkswagen. Working together on a common electronic architecture is a no-brainer.
Adam Jonas
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Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness.
Frank Gehry
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Architecture is a visual art, and the buildings speak for themselves.
Julia Morgan
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Writing about music is like dancing about architecture - it's a really stupid thing to want to do
Elvis Costello
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I have found among my papers a sheet . . . in which I call architecture frozen music.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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We liked the architecture of our old neighborhood, and we didn't want to sacrifice that charm for suburbia.
Aaron Robinson
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There are three forms of visual art: Painting is art to look at, sculpture is art you can walk around, and architecture is art you can walk through
Dan Rice
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ah, to build, to build! That is the noblest art of all the arts. Painting and sculpture are but images, are merely shadows cast by outward things on stone or canvas, having in themselves no separate existence. Architecture, existing in itself, and not in seeming a something it is not, surpasses them as substance shadow.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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This architecture allows us global lunar access, ... Many of the most interesting places [on the Moon] are situated well off the equator.
Michael Griffin
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Engineering, medicine, business, architecture and painting are concerned not with the necessary but with the contingent - not with how things are but with how they might be - in short, with design.
Herbert Simon
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After the Enterprise Services Architecture, your applications world will be made from apps by us based on these services, apps from ISVs...and apps you build yourself.
Shai Agassi
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We think of enterprise architecture as the process we use for fully describing and mapping business functionality and business requirements and relating them to information systems requirements.
Tony Scott
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It appears that the Intel architecture business will return to seasonal patterns showing more strength in the second half.
Andy Bryant
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He who seeks truth, shall find beauty. He who seeks beauty, shall find vanity. He who seeks order, shall find gratification.He who seeks gratification, shall find disappointment. He who considers himself a servant of his fellow beings,shall find joy of self expression. He who seeks self expression, shall fall to the pit of arrogance. Arrogance is incompatible with nature. Through nature, the nature of the universe and the nature of man,we shall seek truth. If we seek truth we shall find beauty.
Moshe Safdie
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A modern, harmonic and lively architecture is the visible sign of an authentic democracy.
Walter Gropius
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Vision and architecture are now better aligned.
Adrian Gonzalez
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Cisco has laid out a vision and architecture for Carrier Ethernet that provides service providers a broad selection of flexible options across all network domains. Cisco announced products today that deliver a number of important network services at cost-effective price points, adding to Cisco's already large portfolio.
Michael Howard
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This building is like a book. Its architecture is the binding, its text is in the glass and sculpture.
Malcolm Miller
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In fact, it will be very easy to climb the building because of its shape and architecture.
Alain Robert
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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
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What is being called the UN 'gender architecture' is more like a shack. Women need a bigger global house if equality is ever to become a reality.
Charlotte Bunch
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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