"The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in."
"We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us."Voltaire on Winston Churchill
"Whatever good things we build end up building us."Voltaire on Jim Rohn
"I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build."Voltaire on Ayn Rand
"A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom."Voltaire 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."Voltaire on Frank Lloyd Wright
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."