Either you run the day or the day runs you.
To be a good loser is to learn how to win.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
It's always too early to quit.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build.
A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom.
Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age.
We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it.
An architect's most useful tools are an eraser at the drafting board, and a wrecking bar at the site.
Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness.
Less is more.