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Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Architecture is basically the design of interiors, the Architecture is basically the design of interiors, the art of organizing interior space. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: We do pretty much whatever we want to. We do pretty much whatever we want to. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: There's only one reason for my whole life, There's only one reason for my whole life, and that's art. Nothing else counts; nothing else gives me pleasure; nothing else gives me satisfaction. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Architecture is art, nothing else. Architecture is art, nothing else. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I'm a chameleon, so changeable. I see myself I'm a chameleon, so changeable. I see myself as a gadfly and a questioner. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Dullness is the enemy. Dullness is the enemy. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: The best thing to do with water is The best thing to do with water is to use a lot of it. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I'm about four skyscrapers behind. I'm about four skyscrapers behind. Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Pick very few objects and place them exactly. Pick very few objects and place them exactly. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: All architects want to live beyond their deaths. All architects want to live beyond their deaths. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I get between nine and ten hours of I get between nine and ten hours of sleep. Go to bed at 8:30 and get up at 6:00 or 6:30 if I oversleep. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: So now the floodgates are open to the So now the floodgates are open to the delight of pure form, whatever its origin. Anything goes. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is the design of space that contains, cuddles, exalts, or stimulates the persons in that space. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I guess I want to make money just I guess I want to make money just like other people, perhaps more than most people. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I wouldn't build a building if it wasn't I wouldn't build a building if it wasn't of interest to me as a potential work of art. Why should I? — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Houston is undoubtedly my showcase city. I saved Houston is undoubtedly my showcase city. I saved all my best buildings for Houston. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: The first complete sentence out of my mouth The first complete sentence out of my mouth was probably that line about consistency being the hobgoblin of small minds. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: There's no worse feeling than seeing my buildings There's no worse feeling than seeing my buildings and realizing the mistakes. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Don't build a glass house if you're worried Don't build a glass house if you're worried about saving money on heating. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I always think of buildings in their settings, I always think of buildings in their settings, but so do other architects. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: You're going to change the world? Well, go You're going to change the world? Well, go ahead and try. You'll give it up at a certain point and change yourself instead. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: American megalomania is largely responsible for the growth American megalomania is largely responsible for the growth of the Skyscraper School. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Doing a house is so much harder than Doing a house is so much harder than doing a skyscraper. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I hate vacations. If you can build buildings, I hate vacations. If you can build buildings, why sit on the beach? — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: I wish someone would ask me to design I wish someone would ask me to design a cathedral. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Glibness will get your anywhere. Glibness will get your anywhere. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: We all see the world differently. And thank We all see the world differently. And thank God for that. Otherwise, what a boring world this would be. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: Naturalism and materialism mean essentially the same thing. Naturalism and materialism mean essentially the same thing. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: If architects weren't arrogant, they wouldn't be architects. If architects weren't arrogant, they wouldn't be architects. I don't know a modest good architect. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: The future of architecture is culture. The future of architecture is culture. — Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson Quotes By Philip Johnson: The automobile is the greatest catastrophe in the The automobile is the greatest catastrophe in the entire history of City architecture. — Philip Johnson