Top 50+ Wright Frank Lloyd Quotes


Top 50+ Wright Frank Lloyd quote
Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect, designer, writer, and educator. He designed more than 1,000 structures over a creative period of 70 years. Wright believed in designing in harmony with humanity and the environment, a philosophy he called organic architecture.

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Author: Wright Frank Lloyd Find on Amazon: Link
Nationality: United States Find on Amazon India: Link
Born: 8 June 1867, Richland Center, Wisconsin, United States
Died:  9 April 1959, Cardiovascular – Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center – Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Wright Frank Lloyd Quotes

“I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“An idea is salvation by imagination”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“A doctor can bury his mistakes, but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes. If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“I’m all in favor of keeping dangerous weapons out of the hands of fools. Let’s start with typewriters.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Early in my career…I had to choose between an honest arrogance and a hypercritical humility… I deliberately choose an honest arrogance, and I’ve never been sorry.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Nature is my manifestation of God.
I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day’s work.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The truth is more important than the facts.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“A professional is one who does his best work when he feels the least like working.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Youth is not an age thing. It’s a quality. Once you’ve had it, you never lose it.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Television is chewing gum for the eyes.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Many wealthy people are little more than janitors of their possessions.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Less is more only when more is too much.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“If it sells, it’s art.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“You have to go wholeheartedly into anything in order to achieve anything worth having.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Youth is a circumstance you can’t do anything about. The trick is to grow up without getting old.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Imitation is always insult–not flattery.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Freedom lies within.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“give me the luxuries of life and I will gladly do without the necessities.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose honest arrogance and have seen no occasion to change.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Building becomes architecture only when the mind of man consciously takes it and tries with all his resources to make it beautiful, to put concordance, sympathy with nature, and all that into it. Then you have architecture.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The measure of a man’s culture is the measure of his appreciation. We are ourselves what we appreciate and no more.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The heart is the chief feature of a functioning mind.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Man is a phase of nature, and only as he is related to nature does he matter, does he have any account whatever above the dust.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The best thing to do is go as far out as you can get… what you regard as ‘too far’–and when others follow, as they will, move on.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Art for art’s sake is a philosophy of the well-fed. ”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“To me, young has no meaning. It’s something you can do nothing about, nothing at all. But youth is a quality. And if you have it, you never lose it.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“An architect’s most useful tools are an eraser at the drafting board and a wrecking ball at the site.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The longer that I live the more beautiful life becomes.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines — so they should go as far as possible from home to build their first buildings.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“…there is no true understanding of any art without some knowledge of its philosophy. Only then does its meaning come clear.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Philip Johnson is a highbrow. A highbrow is a man educated beyond his capacity. His house is a box of glass — not shelter. The meaning of the word shelter includes privacy.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Space is the breath of art.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men.
Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“A man is a fool if he drinks before he reaches the age of 50, and a fool if he doesn’t afterward.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Life is truth…”
― Wright Frank Lloyd

“Toward a New architecture” July 14, 1957”
― Wright Frank Lloyd

“The belief in a thing makes it happen.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“Le génie est un péché contre la masse.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“The mission of an architect is to help people understand how to make life more beautiful, the world a better one for living in, and to give reason, rhyme, and meaning to life.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd
“I attend the greatest of all Churches. I put a capital N on Nature, and call it my Church.”
― Wright Frank Lloyd

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