Oscar Niemeyer Quotes and its meanings
Oscar Niemeyer quotes about Architecture
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What does Oscar Niemeyer write about?
Oscar Niemeyer has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about architecture, beauty, design, dreams & morning. People always share Architecture quotes, Beauty quotes, design, dreams & morning from his literary works.
What are the top most famous quotes by Oscar Niemeyer?
Here are the top most famous quotes by Oscar Niemeyer.
- It was the drawing that led me to architecture, the search for light and astonishing forms.
- I search for surprise in my architecture. A work of art should cause the emotion of newness.
- It is not with architecture that one can disseminate any political ideology.
- Form follows beauty.
- For me beauty is valued more than anything - the beauty that is manifest in a curved line or in an act of creativity.
- My work is not about 'form follows function,' but 'form follows beauty' or, even better, 'form follows feminine.'
- There is no reason to design buildings that are more basic and rectilinear, because with concrete you can cover almost any space.
- Humanity needs dreams to be able to survive the miseries of daily existence, even if only for an instant.
- Sometimes I lose a whole morning waiting on journalists and other people who look for me. But I always find some time for reading, talking to my friends and feeling what is happening in this world.