"Life is the art of drawing without an eraser."
"Environmental concern is now firmly embedded in public life: in education, medicine and law; in journalism, literature and art."
"Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art."
"O human beauty, what a dream art thou, that we should cast our life and hopes away on thee!"
"Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be like flesh."
"The work of art shows people new directions and thinks of the future. The house thinks of the present."
"At a certain point, I just put the building and the art impulse together. I decided that building was a legitimate way to make sculpture."
"Building art is a synthesis of life in materialised form. We should try to bring in under the same hat not a splintered way of thinking, but all in harmony together."
"I try to give people a different way of looking at their surroundings. That's art to me."
"What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for the spirit."
"What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time."
"When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art."
"When I make art, I think about its ability to connect with others, to bring them into the process."
"When I think of art I think of beauty. Beauty is the mystery of life. It is not in the eye it is in the mind. In our minds there is awareness of perfection."
"When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God."
"When that shutter clicks, anything else that can be done afterward is not worth consideration."
"Wherever art appears, life disappears."
"Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable."
"Without freedom, no art; art lives only on the restraints it imposes on itself, and dies of all others."
"Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse."
"Works of art, in my opinion, are the only objects in the material universe to possess internal order, and that is why, though I don't believe that only art matters, I do believe in Art for Art's sake."
"You begin with the possibilities of the material."
"You don't take a photograph, you make it."
"Architecture is a visual art, and the buildings speak for themselves."
"Architecture is the art of how to waste space."
"The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude."
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."
"The history of art is the history of revivals."
"The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public."
"The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art."