Form follows function.
The Renaissance was the setting sun all Europe mistook for the dawn.
Frank Lloyd Wright
A house is a machine for living in.
Less is more.
Mies van der Rohe
The purpose of architecture is to bring the material world into harmony with human life.
What does the building want to be?”
Nothing that is not practical can be beautiful.
The evolution of culture marched with the elimination of ornament from useful objects.
Production by machinery is altogether an evil.
Less is a bore.