Architectural Quotations

Architectural Quotations

Updated: February 4, 2014

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  • Style is trendy and fleeting. Bad taste is timeless. – Anonymous
  • Home is where you hang your Architect. – Clare Booth Luce
  • Light, God’s eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building. – Thomas Fuller
  • All architects want to live beyond their deaths. – Philip Johnson
  • Architecture is easy: you just stare at the paper until droplets of blood appear on your forehead. – Unknown
  • Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your money. – Ambrose Bierce
  • Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There it begins. – Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

On Plagiarism And Originality

  • Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good. – Samuel Jackson
  • Copy from one, it’s plagiarism; copy from two it’s research – Wilson Mizner
  • Originality is the art of concealing your sources – Unknown
  • The human mind treats a new idea the way the body treats a strange protein; it rejects it. – Biologist P.B. Medawar

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