"When I was a kid, my father didn't really have much hope for me. He thought I was a dreamer he didn't think I would amount to anything. My mother also."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Frank Gehry on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Frank Gehry on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Frank Gehry on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Frank Gehry on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Frank Gehry on Dalai Lama
"Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness."
"Liquid architecture. It's like jazz - you improvise, you work together, you play off each other, you make something, they make something. And I think it's a way of - for me, it's a way of trying to understand the city, and what might happen in the city."
"Look, architecture has a lot of places to hide behind, a lot of excuses. 'The client made me do this.' 'The city made me do this.' 'Oh, the budget.' I don't believe that anymore."
"For me, every day is a new thing. I approach each project with a new insecurity, almost like the first project I ever did. And I get the sweats. I go in and start working, I'm not sure where I'm going. If I knew where I was going I wouldn't do it."