"The only way forward, if we are going to improve the quality of the environment, is to get everybody involved."
"The environment is everything that isn't me."Richard Rogers on Albert Einstein
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."Richard Rogers on Margaret Mead
"Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean."Richard Rogers on John Muir
"Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth."Richard Rogers on Henry David Thoreau
"God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools."Richard Rogers on John Muir
"My passion and great enjoyment for architecture, and the reason the older I get the more I enjoy it, is because I believe we - architects - can effect the quality of life of the people."
"Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times."
"I believe very strongly, and have fought since many years ago - at least over 30 years ago - to get architecture not just within schools, but architecture talked about under history, geography, science, technology, art."
"Of course I know very little about architecture, and the older I get the less I know."
"Architecture is about public space held by buildings."