My Favorite Quotes

“Architects, painters, and sculptors must recognize anew and learn to grasp the composite character of a building both as an entity and in its separate parts. Only then will their work be imbued with the architectonic spirit . . .”
Walter Gropius

The Bauhaus Proclamation, April 1919; reprinted in The Bauhaus, ch. 2, by Hans Wingler, 1962.