It is better to be good than to be original.
Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There it begins.
Manufacturing and commercial monopolies owe their origin not to a tendency imminent in a capitalist economy but to governmentalinterventionist policy directed against free trade and laissez faire.
Simply by not owning three medium-sized castles in Tuscany I have saved enough money in the last forty years on insurance premiums alone to buy a medium-sized castle in Tuscany.
A chair is a very difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier. That is why Chippendale is famous.
I don't want to be interesting. I want to be good.