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Frank Lloyd Wright Quotes: When I see architecture that moves me, I hear music in my inner ear
Frank Lloyd Wright Quote: The dynamic ideal we call democracy, gradually growing up in the human heart for two-thousand five hundred years, at least, has now every opportunity to found the natural democratic state in these United States of America by way of natural economic order and a natural, or organic, architecture.
Quotes about 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.
Quote about Frank Lloyd Wright: I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Frank Lloyd Wright Sayings: Very simple ideas lie within the reach only of complex minds. Remy de Gourmont An idea is salvation by imagination
Frank Lloyd Wright Saying: New York is the biggest mouth in the world. It appears to be prime example of the herd instinct, leading the universal urban conspiracy to beguile man from his birthright (the good ground), to hang him by his eyebrows from skyhooks above hard pavement, to crucify him, sell him, or be sold by him.
Sayings about Frank Lloyd Wright: Early in my career...I had to choose between an honest arrogance and a hypercritical humility... I deliberately choose an honest arrogance, and I've never been sorry.
Saying about Frank Lloyd Wright: The ultimate creative thinking technique is to think like God. If you're an atheist, pretend how God would do it.
Frank Lloyd Wright Quotes: A civilization is only a way of life. A culture is the way of making that way of life beautiful. So culture is your office here in America, and as no stream can rise higher than its source, so you can give no more or better to architecture than you are. So why not go to work on yourselves, to make yourselves, in quality, what you would have your buildings be?
Frank Lloyd Wright Quote: A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.
Quotes about Frank Lloyd Wright: Regard it as just as desirable to build a chicken house as to build a cathedral.
Quote about Frank Lloyd Wright: Regard it as just as desirable to build a chicken house as to build a cathedral. The size of the project means little in art, beyond the money matter. It is the quality of the character that really counts.
Frank Lloyd Wright Sayings: The Lincoln Memorial is related to the toga and the civilization that wore it.
Frank Lloyd Wright Saying: 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.
Sayings about Frank Lloyd Wright: A vital difference between the professional man and a man of business is that money making to the professional man should, by virtue of his assumption, be incidental; to the businessman it is primary. Money has its limitations; while it may buy quantity, there is something beyond it and that is quality.
Saying about Frank Lloyd Wright: Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.
Frank Lloyd Wright Quotes: Democracy is the opposite of totalitarianism, communism, fascism, or mobocracy.
Frank Lloyd Wright Quote: On this simple unit-system [of building blocks] ruled on the low table-top all these forms were combined by the child into imaginative patter. Design was recreation! ...The virtue of all this lay in the awakening of the childmind to rhythmic structure in Nature - giving the child a sense of innate cause-and-effect otherwise far beyond child-comprehension.
Quotes about Frank Lloyd Wright: Space. The continual becoming: invisible fountain from which all rhythms flow and to which they must pass. Beyond time or infinity
Quote about Frank Lloyd Wright: I have been black and blue in some spot, somewhere, almost all my life from too intimate contacts with my own furniture.