Beware of all enterprises that require a new set of clothes.
We should distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
Let us beware of saying that death is the opposite of life. The living being is only a species of the dead, and a very rare species.
They say that the best furniture and clothing design from the '50s and '60s is Scandinavian or Milanese.
If the machine of government is of such a nature that it requires you to be the agent of injustice to another, then, I say, break the law.
As you say, the way string theory requires all these extra dimensions and this comes from certain consistency requirements about how string should behave and so on.
Many people will say, well, clothes should be worn; but I think people can look at them in public, like seeing a film. I think museum exhibitions are very important.
People say it's really the press who create those soundbites about fashion. That's what sells magazines and clothes.
I talked to ex-wives of musicians of the '70s for research. They're the funniest people in the world, yet there is this sad, beautiful thing in their eyes that says they've seen more than they could ever possibly tell you.
When it is important for you to say something and you find a vehicle to say it, then go for it. It is so rare when that happens so I think every minute spent fighting for it is always worth it. Even if nothing ends up happening, it's still worth the fight.
May I say, finally, that I have no illusions of grandeur; quite to the contrary, I am very humble in my knowledge that through forty years of my life my life has been an open book of service to my fellow architects and for the public good.
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends... Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts.
Strange to say, the luminous world is the invisible world; the luminous world is that which we do not see. Our eyes of flesh see only night.
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.
The problem is with men. I know I shouldn't say this, but they've shrouded and hidden women to hide their incompetence.
I mean simply to say that I want my characters to suggest the background in themselves, even when it is not visible. I want them to be so powerfully realized that we cannot imagine them apart from their physical and social context even when we see them in empty space.
The Communist Party said that I must finish my studies because after the revolution in Germany people would be required with technical knowledge to take part in the building of the Communist Germany.
I truly felt that was going to be my last tour. So here we are again and I'm saying this will probably be my last tour. That's truly the way I'm looking at it.
I do not say a proverb is amiss when aptly and reasonably applied, but to be forever discharging them, right or wrong, hit or miss, renders conversation insipid and vulgar.
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that shows that what I say is true.
I say to you quite frankly that the time for racial discrimination is over.
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to compliment. The lighter beauties are in their place when there is nothing more solid to say; but the flowery style ought to be banished from a pleading, a sermon, or a didactic work.
He who says o'er much I love not is in love.
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.