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Art Quotes 101-105

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Art Quotes

I don’t want to be interesting. I want to be good.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.
Ambrose Bierce

Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.
Jean Rostand

The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment.
David Herbert Lawrence

The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box.
Henri Cartier-Bresson

Architecture Quotes 71-75

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Architecture Quotes
Cities are the greatest creations of humanity.
Daniel Libeskind

The frightening thought that what you draw may become a building makes for reasoned lines.
Saul Steinberg

Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There it begins.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Architecture tends to consume everything else, it has become one’s entire life.
Arne Jacobsen

As a designer, the mission with which we have been charged is simple: providing space at the right cost.
Harry von Zell

Architecture Quotes 46-50

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Architecture Quotes

It is not the beauty of a building you should look at; its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time.
David Allan Coe

Less is more.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Light, God’s eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
Thomas Fuller

Buildings should serve people, not the other way around.
John Portman

But the building’s identity resided in the ornament.
Louis Sullivan