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  • With production alone as the goal, industry in North America was dominated by the assembly line, standardization for mass consumption.
  • Space has always been the spiritual dimension of architecture. It is not the physical statement of the structure so much as what it contains that moves us.
  • Great buildings that move the spirit have always been rare. In every case they are unique, poetic, products of the heart.
  • The details are the very source of expression in architecture. But we are caught in a vice between art and the bottom line.
  • Rationalism is the enemy of art, though necessary as a basis for architecture.
  • Vitality is radiated from exceptional art and architecture.
  • Part of our western outlook stems from the scientific attitude and its method of isolating the parts of a phenomenon in order to analyze them.
  • There is a single thread of attitude, a single direction of flow, that joins our present time to its early burgeoning in Mediterranean civilization.
  • Only when inspired to go beyond consciousness by some extraordinary insight does beauty manifest unexpectedly.
  • This great, though disastrous, culture can only change as we begin to stand off and see... the inveterate materialism which has become the model for cultures around the world.