“Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times.”

— Richard Rogers —

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“The rules of navigation never navigated a ship. The rules of architecture never built a house.”

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“I left science, then I went into art, but I approach things very analytically. I choose to pursue both art and architecture as completely separate fields rather than merging them.”

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“Every man’s work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself.”

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“Look, architecture has a lot of places to hide behind, a lot of excuses. ‘The client made me do this.’ ‘The city made me do this.’ ‘Oh, the budget.’ I don’t believe that anymore.”

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