"That Moorish architecture is all over the place, of course. It affects me everywhere I see it, as it does so many people. But Brand Library was a special place to me, and I know I've paid homage to it many times in my drawings."
"We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us."Jim Woodring on Winston Churchill
"Whatever good things we build end up building us."Jim Woodring on Jim Rohn
"I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build."Jim Woodring on Ayn Rand
"A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom."Jim Woodring on Ayn Rand
"Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age."Jim Woodring on Frank Lloyd Wright
"Real shapes and real patterns are things you would observe in nature, like the marks on the back of a cobra's hood or the markings on a fish or a lizard. Imaginary shapes are just that, symbols that come to a person in dreams or reveries and are charged with meaning."