15 Great Quotes About Architecture And Buildings

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  1. “Architecture is about trying to make the world a little bit more like our dreams.” – Bjarke Ingels
  2. “The desire to reach for the sky runs very deep in the human psyche.” – Cesar Pelli
  3. “Architecture is a visual art, and the buildings speak for themselves.” – Julia Morgan
  4. “In architecture ‘small changes’ do change everything.” – Anonymous
  5. “Architecture is not based on concrete and steel, and the elements of the soil. It’s based on wonder.” – David Libeskind
  6. “Architecture is the triumph of human imagination over materials, methods, and men, to put man into possession of his own Earth. It is at least the geometric pattern of things, of life, of the human and social world. It is at best that magic framework of reality that we sometimes touch upon when we use the word order.” – Frank Lloyd Wright
  7. “Architecture is a learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms assembled in the light.” – Le Corbusie
  8.  “It takes a lot of effort to make a building look effortless.” – Norman Foster
  9. “My architecture is easy to understand and enjoy, I hope it also is hard to forget.” – Oscar Niemeyer
  10. “I don’t think that architecture is only about shelter, only about a very simple enclosure. It should be able to excite you, to calm you, to make you think.” – Zaha Hadid
  11. “The sun never knew how great it was until it fell on the wall of a building.” – Louis Kahn
  12. “Architecture is intended to transcend the simple need for shelter and security by becoming an expression of artistry.” – Jay A. Pritzker
  13. “One of the great beauties of architecture is that each time it is like life starting all over again.” – Renzo Piano
  14. “Architecture is not just about building. It’s a means of improving people’s quality of life.” – Diébédo Francis Kéré 
  15. “All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is the design of space that contains, cuddles, exalts, or stimulates the persons in that space.” – Philp Johnson

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About Robert Caston

Robert Caston
Robert Caston oversees Content Marketing for The Park Catalog. Robert earned a degree in journalism and worked as a reporter for several newspapers. He is a connoisseur of fresh air and loves photographing nature whether he’s hanging out in a national park or a park down the street. With a passion for the outdoors, he is a strong advocate of green spaces and getting people out of the house. His favorite parks are the spectacular Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming and the incredible Twin Rivers Park in Stuart, Fla.

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