"The rules of navigation never navigated a ship. The rules of architecture never built a house."
"We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us."Thomas Reid on Winston Churchill
"Whatever good things we build end up building us."Thomas Reid on Jim Rohn
"I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build."Thomas Reid on Ayn Rand
"A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom."Thomas Reid 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."Thomas Reid on Frank Lloyd Wright
"There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words."
"Every indication of wisdom, taken from the effect, is equally an indication of power to execute what wisdom planned."
"And, if we have any evidence that the wisdom which formed the plan is in the man, we have the very same evidence, that the power which executed it is in him also."