Most of the wonderful places of the world were not made by architects but by the people
—Christopher Wolfgang Alexander (1936– ) via “A Pattern Language”
In his highest flights, musical and architectural above all, for they are one, man gives the illusion of rivaling the order, the majesty and the splendor of the heavens.
—Henry Miller (1891–1980), via The Colossus of Maroussi
The scientist has marched in and taken the place of the poet. But one day somebody will find the solution to the problems of the world and remember, it will be a poet, not a scientist.
—Frank Lloyd Wright (1867–1959) via The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives
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