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 Samuel Butler - “Every man's work, whether it be literature or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself . . .”  
 Booth Tarkington - “. . . most of the houses of the Midland town were of a pleasant architecture. They lacked style, but also lacked pretentiousness, and whatever does not pretend at all has style enough.”  
 Samuel Coleridge - “The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.”  
 John Milton - “Nor aught availed him now to have built in heaven high towers nor did he scrape by all his engines, but was headlong sent with his industrious crew to build in hell.”  
 Roy Lichtenstein - “I don't think of form as a kind of architecture. The architecture is the result of the forming. It is the kinesthetic and visual sense of position and wholeness that puts the thing into the realm of art.”  
 Henry Longfellow - “Ah, to build, to build That is the noblest art of all the arts. Painting and sculpture are but images, are merely shadows cast by outward things on stone or canvas, having in themselves no separate existence. Architecture, existing in itself, and not in seeming a something it is not, surpasses them as substance shadow.”