"Construction is a matter of optimism, it's a matter of facing the future with confidence"
"Building is about getting around the obstacles that are presented to you"
"You can dream, create, design, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it requires people to make the dream a reality"
"The sweetness of good quality remains long after the bitterness of high price is forgotten"
"Good buildings come from good people, and all problems are solved by good design"
"A world which seed art and engineering as divided is not seeing the world as a whole"
"We shape our buildings, thereafter they shape us"
"You can use an eraser on the drafting table or a sledgehammer on the construction site"
"It is not the beauty of the building you should look at; it’s the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time"
"The sun never knew how great it was until it hit the side of a building"