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Design Quotes 36-40

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Design Quotes
I design for real people. I think of our customers all the time. There is no virtue whatsoever in creating clothing or accessories that are not practical.
Giorgio Armani

I design for the woman who loves being a woman.
Diane von Furstenberg

Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love.
Louis Kahn

Design is people.
Jane Jacobs

Design is the method of putting form and content together. Design, just as art, has multiple definitions; there is no single definition. Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated.
Paul Rand

Art Quotes 136-140

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Art Quotes

Every time a student walks past a really urgent, expressive piece of architecture that belongs to his college, it can help reassure him that he does have that mind, does have that soul.
Louis Kahn

Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
Francis Bacon

An artist is always alone – if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.
Henry Miller

An artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs.
Edgard Varese

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
James Whistler

Architecture Quotes 56-60

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Architecture Quotes
Architecture is the art of how to waste space.
Philip Johnson

We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.
Winston Churchill

We should concentrate our work not only to a separated housing problem but housing involved in our daily work and all the other functions of the city.
Alvar Aalto

In any architecture, there is an equity between the pragmatic function and the symbolic function.
Michael Graves

Architecture is the reaching out for the truth.
Louis Kahn

Architecture Quotes 36-40

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Architecture Quotes

I try to give people a different way of looking at their surroundings. That’s art to me.
Maya Lin

If I have a style, I am not aware of it.
Michael Graves

A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom.
Ayn Rand

A city building, you experience when you walk; a suburban building, you experience when you drive.
Helmut Jahn

A great building must begin with the unmeasurable, must go through measurable means when it is being designed and in the end must be unmeasurable.
Louis Kahn