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If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship,
If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, don't ask what seat! Just get on.
If you set your goals ridiculously high and
If you set your goals ridiculously high and it's a failure, you will fail above everyone else's success.
The greatest glory in living lies not in
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
The way to get started is to quit talking and
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
If life were predictable it would cease to be
If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.
I would rather die of passion than of
I would rather die of passion than of boredom.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
If you look at what you have in life, you'll
If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough.
Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
I attribute my success to this: I never gave
I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.
We have almost a city has probably two or
We have almost a city has probably two or three hundred committees. Every committee is dealing with just one problem and has nothing to do with the other problems.
The very essence of architecture consists of
The very essence of architecture consists of a variety and development reminiscent of natural organic life. This is the only true style in architecture.
The most difficult problems are naturally not
The most difficult problems are naturally not involved in the search for forms for contemporary life. It is a question of working our way to forms behind which real human values lie.
Human life is a combination of tragedy and
Human life is a combination of tragedy and comedy. The shapes and designs that surround us are the music accompanying this tragedy and this comedy.
God created paper for the purpose of drawing
God created paper for the purpose of drawing architecture on it. Everything else is, at least for me, an abuse of paper.
Once I tried to make a standardization of
Once I tried to make a standardization of staircases. Probably that is one of the oldest of the standardizations. Of course, we design new staircase steps every day in connection with all our houses, but a standardized step depends on the height of the buildings and on all kinds of things.