"We are creating a unique experience. It's starts with how you see the building from a distance."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Helmut Jahn on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Helmut Jahn on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Helmut Jahn on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Helmut Jahn on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Helmut Jahn on Mark Twain
"A city building, you experience when you walk a suburban building, you experience when you drive."
"Every building is a prototype. No two are alike."
"I strive for an architecture from which nothing can be taken away."
"It's my goal to make a building as immaterial as possible. Architecture is a very material thing. It takes a lot of resources, so why not eliminate what you don't need as long as you're able to achieve the same result?"
"The American attitude towards efficiency and execution should always underlie architecture."