48 Total Quotes

German Architect Quotes

Specialists are people who always repeat the same mistakes.
Walter Gropius
#German Architect

I would rather not tell you here things which every German has at heart.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

In all my activities as Armament Minister I never once visited a labor camp, and cannot, therefore, give any information about them.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

It is certain that concentration camps had a bad reputation with us.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

No doubt concentration camps were a means, a menace used to keep order.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

All I know is that these two gases both had a quite extraordinary effect, and that there was no respirator, and no protection against them that we knew of. So the soldiers would have been unable to protect themselves against this gas in any way.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

Temporarily in 1934 I became a department head in the German Labor Front and dealt with the improvement of labor conditions in German factories. Then I was in charge of public works on the staff of Hess. I gave up both these activities in 1941.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

All sensible Army people turned gas warfare down as being utterly insane since, in view of your superiority in the air, it would not be long before it would bring the most terrible catastrophe upon German cities, which were completely unprotected.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

Cases of sickness made up a very small percentage which in my opinion was normal. However, propaganda pamphlets dropped from aircraft were telling the workers to feign illness, and detailed instructions were given to them on how to do it.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

I assert that a great number of the foreign workers in our country did their work quite voluntarily once they had come to Germany.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

Architecture begins where engineering ends.
Walter Gropius
#German Architect

Only work which is the product of inner compulsion can have spiritual meaning.
Walter Gropius
#German Architect

Our guiding principle was that design is neither an intellectual nor a material affair, but simply an integral part of the stuff of life, necessary for everyone in a civilized society.
Walter Gropius
#German Architect

He's a cocky sumbitch. That's what makes him such a great player.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

And I tell ya, when I sit in that sound booth and started reading the script and starting to get into the character, man, it's an easy jump for me, because I understand what it's all about.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

If your contribution has been vital there will always be somebody to pick up where you left off, and that will be your claim to immortality.
Walter Gropius
#German Architect

I grow dizzy when I recall that the number of manufactured tanks seems to have been more important to me than the vanished victims of racism.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

I was not a member of the SS.
Albert Speer
#German Architect

And once you cross over into that world, no matter how strong you are, you have to pay the price.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

As players, we always have a way to get back at you.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

But every day I tell my story, and be comfortable with my story and be comfortable with what I've done, and what I did, and how I am today, it lessens the likelihood it will ever happen.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

Cocaine is totally different than steroids.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

First of all, a player has to know what is banned and what is not banned.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

Football is not part of that lifestyle anymore.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

Hopefully the new breed of kids won't have to go through that hard lesson - my kids, my grandkids, my fans' kids, hopefully they won't have to go through it.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

I don't live that life anymore, it's as simple as that.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

I guess another message I'd like to say with this book is no matter how many times you fail... I failed a lot of times trying to get clean, and never thought I'd get to this point.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

I had everything working my way, strong as a bull. And still I ignored the rules of the game of life.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

I have a whole different type of lifestyle.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect

I like companies that try and break away from the norm.
Lawrence Taylor
#German Architect