"When I travel, I draw and paint sketches which is great fun. And as long as you are fully aware that it has nothing to do with actual art, I think that's all right."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Arne Jacobsen on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Arne Jacobsen on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Arne Jacobsen on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Arne Jacobsen on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Arne Jacobsen on Saint Augustine
"Architecture tends to consume everything else, it has become one's entire life."
"Proportions are what makes the old Greek temples classic in their beauty. They are like huge blocks, from which the air has been literally hewn out between the columns."
"If a building becomes architecture, then it is art."
"And when an architect has designed a house with large windows, which is a necessity today in order to pull the daylight into these very deep houses, then curtains come to play a big role in architecture."
"I don't see that any buildings should be excluded from the term architecture, as long as they are done properly."