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I did three and a half years in the architecture school with no real love or feel for it. After quite a while I realized I don't like to pick up a pen and freely sketch and let my imagination run towards structures. And if I don't have that natural desire, what am I doing here? How did I let this illusion go on so long?
Art Garfunkel
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Brad is definitely into architecture, and we would love him to do a building or two buildings there.
Rande Gerber
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We're focusing on particular works — films, books, pieces of music, architecture — that deserve the name 'icon' and have this influence on our culture. Everybody knows those things, but almost because they're icons, people don't look below the fact of them.
Kurt Andersen
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It`s very exciting to be introduced to some movies by Matthew about objects like architecture...but I`m more of a typical woman, I like feelings.
Lars Trier
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The dual-gain architecture of these new products provides excellent efficiency and extends the battery life of portable devices. The exceptional current matching is ideal for uniform lighting in thin handheld devices.
Mark Davidson
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Without question, he had more effect on people's interest in architecture and design in the Bay Area than anybody else.
Lawrence Halprin
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Architecture is the learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms assembled in the light.
Le Corbusier
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To create architecture is to put in order. Put what in order? Function and objects.
Le Corbusier
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
RAMSHACKLE, adj. Pertaining to a certain order of architecture, otherwise known as the Normal American. Most of the public buildings of the United States are of the Ramshackle order, though some of our earlier architects preferred the Ironic. Recent additions to the White House in Washington are Theo-Doric, the ecclesiastic order of the Dorians. They are exceedingly fine and cost one hundred dollars a brick.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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Some are from the world of the arts, some from the fields of business, architecture, wine-making and education. What they have in common is that they are all known nationally -- and many internationally -- for their wide-ranging achievements.
Jon Stewart
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We have defined Oracle Fusion architecture, certified all Oracle applications on our world-class Oracle Fusion middleware, which includes a set of mature tools that are being used to develop the Oracle Fusion applications.
Charles Phillips
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We believe this [upgrade] must be revolutionary. We hope to make an architecture decision in the first half of this year.
Len Lauer
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The network is so flexible, and it's such an open network in terms of competition and architecture that if anyone began to flex some power, someone else would step in to compete with them.
Leonard Kleinrock
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An important work of architecture will create polemics.
Richard Meier
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Frank Lloyd Wright
Maybe we can show government how to operate better as a result of better architecture
Frank Lloyd Wright
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When you're in a country like that - the architecture, everything is infused with the importance of religion. The art itself is just incredible. The architecture, the painting, the sculpture.
Lisa Williams
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We tried to bring in both the architecture and the wrought-iron. We wanted a look of restrained, quiet opulence.
Linda Cox
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James is studying architecture now, but neither Paul nor I would be surprised if he moves into music, as he has such a passion for playing.
Linda Mccartney
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Roger Waters
I could have been an architect, but I don't think I'd have been very happy. Nearly all modern architecture is a silly game as far as I can see.
Roger Waters
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I don't think of form as a kind of architecture. The architecture is the result of the forming. It is the kinesthetic and visual sense of position and wholeness that puts the thing into the realm of art.
Roy Lichtenstein
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I think there is a development piece missing, that just looking at the architecture and construction piece is not going to solve. I support mass transit, but it can't have a lot of collateral damage to everything around it.
Patricia Williams
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An architect is the drawer of dreams
Grace McGarvie
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The works themselves can't be separate from the architecture or the music or the films. When you walk into the building, you're literally inside the work of art itself.
Gregory Colbert
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Google's architecture can scale. Using commodity hardware, Google can deploy more capacity at a lower cost and more quickly than a competitor relying on a system built with brand-name hardware,
Stephen Arnold
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Google's architecture can scale. Using commodity hardware, Google can deploy more capacity at a lower cost and more quickly than a competitor relying on a system built with brand-name hardware,
Stephen Arnold
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We are victims of our architecture.
Guillaume Parmentier
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[Likening the scheme to using a soft switch instead of a monolithic Class 5 architecture, Shaw argued that having a single control element allows the carrier to put switching elements deep into the network.] The control elements can handle a lot of calls, as all they're doing is setting them up, ... Then the switching elements can be optimized and placed where needed, vs. buying monolithic switches and putting them everywhere.
Steve Shaw
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The architecture of Thomas Jefferson's Lawn had a big impact on me.
Stewart Schwartz
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It was built when public architecture mattered, ... Now, it would be called wasteful spending.
Henry Chadwick
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The history and architecture of this restored 1845 synagogue, open as a historic site by the Jewish Museum of Maryland, sums up some of the dramatic changes in American Judaism and in American taste before and after the Civil War. Built for the Baltimore Hebrew Congregation in Greek-temple design, it has served many congregations, not all Jewish.
Samuel Gruber
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