Frank Lloyd Wright Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Frank Lloyd Wright quotes, Frank Lloyd Wright sayings, and Frank Lloyd Wright proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


If it keeps up, man will atrophy all his limbs but the push-button finger.

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The insolence of authority is endeavoring to substitute money for ideas.     

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Individuality realized is the supreme attainment of the human soul, the master-master's work of art. Individuality is sacred.     

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Early in life, I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose honest arrogance and have seen no occasions to change.     

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Youth is a quality, not a matter of circumstances.     

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The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.

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As we live and as we are, Simplicity -- with a capital 'S' -- is difficult to comprehend nowadays. We are no longer truly simple. We no longer live in simple terms or places. Life is a complex struggle now. It is now valiant to be simple: a courageous thing to even want to be simple. It is a spiritual thing to comprehend what simplicity means.

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The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.

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Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

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A man is a fool is he drinks before he reaches the age of 50, and a fool if he doesn't afterward.     

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Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

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Space is the breath of art.     

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Happy Saturday! Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.     

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The best friend of earth of man is the tree. When we use the tree respectfully and economically, we have one of the greatest resources on the earth.     

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The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines.

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The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.     

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A building is not just a place to be but a way to be.     

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Television is chewing gum for the eyes.     

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Youth is a circumstance you can't do anything about. The trick is to grow up without getting old.     

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A building is not just a place to be but a way to be.     

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Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.     

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Wood is universally beautiful to man. It is the most humanly intimate of all materials.     

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The present is the ever moving shadow that divides yesterday from tomorrow. In that lies hope.

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TV is chewing gum for the eyes.

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