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#1. Ballybunion is the course on which many golf architects should live and play on before they build golf courses. - Author: Tom Watson
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#2. So I was shampooing at 14. But I've always thought that had I the opportunity for an education, I would have been an architect. There's no question about it. - Author: Vidal Sassoon
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#3. I was born during the war, on October 20, 1942, as the second of five children. My father, Rolf Volhard, was an architect. - Author: Christiane Nusslein-Volhard
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#4. Willem de Kooning as an artist is insane, Sonia Rykiel is amazing for her colour sensibility, and Ettore Sottsass was an architect and product designer who sometimes created clothes to go with his other designs. - Author: Kelly Wearstler
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#5. My affection for CinemaScope initially was my affection for the horizontal line as I learned it from having been apprenticed to an architect who was someone named Frank Lloyd Wright. - Author: Nicholas Ray
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#6. The king of all of my regrets. The architect of every last drop of joy I'd ever tasted. My tormentor. My savior. - Author: R.K. Lilley
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#7. Michelangelo's contemporaries thought him the greatest artist who ever lived and called him 'divine.' His reputation as sculptor, architect, painter and draughtsman has not subsequently been surpassed, and who is to say his contemporaries were wrong? - Author: Michael Ayrton
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#8. The poet, the painter, the sculptor, the musician, the architect, seek each to concentrate this radiance of the world on one point, and each in his several work to satisfy the love of beauty which stimulates him to produce. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#9. People often ask me if I consider myself to be an architect, fashion designer, or artist. I'm an architect. The paintings I've done are very important to me, but they were part of a process of thinking and developing. - Author: Zaha Hadid
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#10. I think a lot of people have the Frank Lloyd Wright model in their brains. The architect comes in with this act of creation and lays it down, and that's it. But that's not me. - Author: Thom Mayne
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#11. I'm working on a school of architecture in China. It's rare that an architect gets to design a school of architecture, and here I get to do it. I'm so pleased that they asked me. - Author: Michael Graves
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#12. For me, I think the most exciting thing in architecture is the re-emergence of the locally-focused architect. - Author: Cameron Sinclair
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#13. My grandfather and my dad's brothers and my dad all worked in construction. It's the whole cultural thing, you know, your parents want you to go to the next level of whatever, and I decided that I ought to be an architect. I can't tell you why. And I tried, and I had no aptitude for it. - Author: Bruce Molsky
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#14. Imagination, abstraction, creativity, and coherence etc are some inherently cognitive and mental elements of architect-wise thinking. - Author: Pearl Zhu
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#15. Well, the whole story is in the book, but the short answer is that I was the first information architect in an organization that was traditionally design-oriented, and I felt I needed a tool to help me gain the trust and support of my colleagues. - Author: Jesse James Garrett
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#16. I'm strong-willed. Architects are strong-willed. You get the best results with a strong client and a strong architect working together. - Author: Eli Broad
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#17. This man represents so many things to me. He was my first true friend. My first love. First lover. The master of more pleasure than I knew existed, and the architect of more heartache than I thought I could endure. It - Author: Leisa Rayven
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#18. There can be little question that the tall building presents one of the most difficult challenges to the architect. - Author: Martin Filler
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#19. I was good at football and cricket at school. My dad said, 'Son, be an architect,' and I came to Melbourne passionate about becoming an architect. - Author: Max Walker
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#20. You can't make an architect. But you can open the doors and windows toward the light as you see it. - Author: Frank Lloyd Wright
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#21. A great architect is not made by way of a brain nearly so much as he is made by way of a cultivated, enriched heart. - Author: Frank Lloyd Wright
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#22. Birds in flight, claims the architect Vincenzo Volentieri, are not between places - they carry their places with them. We never wonder where they live: they are at home in the sky, in flight. Flight is their way of being in the world. - Author: Geoff Dyer
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#23. If you weren't an optimist, it would be impossible to be an architect. - Author: Norman Foster
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#24. Ultimately I'll probably end up going out with an actress again. But an architect would be cool. They need to do something creative. I'm attracted to talent. But it would maybe be healthier if it wasn't in the industry. - Author: Douglas Booth
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#25. A musician, an artist, an architect: the man or woman who is not one of these is not a Christian. - Author: William Blake
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#26. Until we become the architects of a society that is truly free and ecological, it will always seem that when the human brain is not adaptive, it is more often destructive than creative. - Author: Murray Bookchin
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#27. Architect: Someone who knows the difference between that which could be done and that which should be done. - Author: Larry McVoy
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#28. If architects weren't arrogant, they wouldn't be architects. I don't know a modest good architect. - Author: Philip Johnson
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#29. The marvelous pharmacy that was designed by nature and placed into our being by the universal architect produces most of the medicines we need. - Author: Norman Cousins
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#30. Let every man feel that he is the architect and builder of his own life, and that he proposes to make a success of it by working. - Author: Heber J. Grant
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#31. Someday me and her, we'll come back here. Maybe she'll be an artist. Maybe she won't. Maybe I'll be an architect. Maybe I won't. What I know for sure is that Echo will be by my side, and that our love is forever. - Author: Katie McGarry
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#32. If you focus on design, you can call yourself a designer. If you focus on the implementation of your design, you can call yourself an architect. - Author: Cameron Sinclair
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#33. It builds cathedrals before the workmen have moved a stone, and it destroys them before the elements have worn down their arches. It is the architect of the buildings of the spirit, and it is also their solvent: - and the spiritual precedes the material. - Author: Alfred North Whitehead
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#34. Musicians are the architects of heaven. - Author: Bobby McFerrin
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#35. One of the things I think about as I've evolved as an architect is, 'Where do the poetic impulses come from?' - Author: Antoine Predock
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#36. I may not be the most interesting architect, but I'm still out there and have maintained some position of integrity. - Author: David Chipperfield
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#37. I'd have no trouble being the barbecue kingpin of America. I'd just add it to all the other things I am: jazz musician, carpenter, architect, engineer and revolutionary. - Author: Bobby Seale
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#38. Women are the architects of society - Author: Cher
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#39. You have to accept as an architect to be exposed to criticism. Architecture should not rely on full harmony. - Author: Renzo Piano
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#40. When an architect is asked what his best building is, he usually answers, "The next one." - Author: Emilio Ambasz
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#41. Wickedness is a wonderfully diligent architect of misery, of shame, accompanied with terror, and commotion, and remorse, and endless perturbation. - Author: Plutarch
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#42. I am so often the architect of my own pain and the engineer of my own failures. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#43. If I had known I'd have a hot architect balls deep inside of me before the end of the weekend, I'd have made time for a pedicure. - Author: Kate Canterbary
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#44. So the premise of 'The Submission' is that there's an anonymous competition to design a 9/11 memorial and it's won by an American Muslim, an architect born and raised in Virginia, and his name is Mohammad Khan. - Author: Amy Waldman
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#45. I wanted to be a landscape architect, but I trained as a teacher; I worked in publishing; I was a waitress. - Author: Deborah Moggach
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#46. My parents were both writers - they would type their manuscripts sitting side by side on the veranda of our house near Watford - so I wanted to do something different. I wanted to be a bluegrass singer, an architect, a landscape gardener, or to do something with animals. - Author: Deborah Moggach
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#47. Under capitalism everybody is the architect of his own fortune. - Author: Ludwig Von Mises
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#48. It is essential to an architect to know how to see: I mean to see in such a way that the vision is not overpowered by rational analysis. - Author: Luis Barragan
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#49. An architect is a person who builds homes or structures, stadiums even. A Supreme Architect is someone who actually built the universe. So, if I say I am the Supreme Architecture, I'm letting Allah speak. I'm becoming a vehicle. - Author: RZA
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#50. You should just enjoy it, but as soon as you decide that it is going to be your career, no matter whether you want to be a doctor or an architect or anything else, you need to work 5 hours a day. - Author: Guy Forget
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#51. Home is where you hang your architect. - Author: Clare Boothe Luce
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#52. It's most satisfying to have an effect on the public realm - deep down I think it's what every architect wants to do. - Author: Greg Lynn
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#53. My father is an architect, so I often think like a designer or an architect. I remember when I was admiring buildings, I would look up at them and see this perspective and this awesome power of the monument in front of me. - Author: Platon
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#54. Wherefore the mere practical architect is not able to assign sufficient reasons for the forms he adopts; and the theoretic architect also fails, grasping the shadow instead of the substance. - Author: Vitruvius
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#55. An architect requires a great many men to erect his building. But he does not ask them to vote on his design. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#56. We weren't meant to have futures, we were meant to marry them. We weren't meant to have politics, or careers that mattered, or opinions, or lives; we were meant to marry them. If you wanted to be an architect, you married an architect. - Author: Nora Ephron
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#57. I was a child of a single mother/art teacher, and a father who was an architect, so I've always been around the combination of art, fine art, and architecture my entire life. - Author: James Pearse Connelly
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#58. A truly great structure, one that is meant to stand the tests of time, never disregards its environment. A serious architect takes that into account. He knows that if he wants presence, he must consult with nature. - Author: Christopher Plummer
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#59. There's no architect who doesn't want to build a library - and I am no different. With so much scrutiny now attached to reading - because of technology and how we approach it as a social activity - that is a very exciting area in architecture. - Author: Annabelle Selldorf
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#60. I may live in London, but I'll go back to the country one day. My dad's an architect, so I would like him to design me a house. I'd love to be in the countryside when I'm older. - Author: Harry Treadaway
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#61. We are the architects of our own happiness - Author: Gerald Causse
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#62. Britain gets the architecture it deserves. We don't value architecture, we don't take it seriously, we don't want to pay for it and the architect isn't trusted. - Author: David Chipperfield
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#63. The task of the architect is to encompass everything about the site, starting from the concrete conditions and the sensory impressions created by those, to memories of the place, through empathy to vision. - Author: Jean Nouvel
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#64. God is in the details, said the architect Ludwig mies van der Rohe. - Author: Robert C. Martin
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#65. The architect must get to know the people who will live in the planned house. From their needs, the rest inevitably follows. - Author: Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe
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#66. Through True Love, she merges with Him. She who does not know her Husband Lord, the Architect of karma, is deluded by falsehood she herself is false. - Author: Guru Nanak
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#67. I'm an artist, a designer, a craftsman, interior designer, half-architect. There's no one name that fits me very well. - Author: Dale Chihuly
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#68. If an architect's ego is very small, he is done for it; if it is vast then he might make some very important contributions. - Author: Paolo Soleri
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#69. I went to visit my father to tell him that I was going to go to college and become an architect - that was my dream. I was like, yeah I graduated from school, but it's not like you showed up for that. But all he was worried about is whether or not I wanted money from him. - Author: Jake Roberts
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#70. The vocation, whether it be that of the farmer or the architect, is a function; the exercise of this function as regards the man himself is the most indispensable means of spiritual development, and as regards his relation to society the measure of his worth. - Author: Ananda Coomaraswamy
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#71. I'm a trained architect. Both my parents were architects. - Author: Greg Wise
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#72. To me the drawn language is a very revealing language: one can see in a few lines whether a man is really an architect. - Author: Eero Saarinen
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#73. You members of this Conference are to be the architects of the better world. In your hands rests our future. - Author: Harry S. Truman
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#74. The traditional notion of an architect having a vision of a building and then drawing it either on paper or on a computer and then constructing it isn't really how architecture works, and in reality, the computer has a lot of influence on design. - Author: Michael Hansmeyer
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#75. The bungalow was a hideous red-brick structure built, if I had to guess, in the early 1980s by some hack architect who'd been aiming at art deco and hit Tracy Emin instead. - Author: Ben Aaronovitch
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#76. A wise architect observed that you could break the laws of architec75tural art provided you had mastered them first. That would apply to religion as well as to art. Ignorance of the past does not guarantee freedom from its imperfections. - Author: Reinhold Niebuhr
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#77. People ask me if I'm an artist or an architect. But I think they're the same. - Author: Frank Gehry
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#78. I found when I had finished my new lecture that it was a very good house, only the architect had unfortunately omitted the stairs. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#79. God, that all-powerful Creator of nature and architect of the world, has impressed man with no character so proper to distinguish him from other animals, as by the faculty of speech. - Author: Quintilian
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#80. I hate it when people let me down, when things are temporary. I think that's why I want to be an architect."
"To build something permanent," I said. "A monument to last a thousand years. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#81. [The building] had been designed by an architect, so it bore little resemblance to any normal structure. - Author: Gary Corby
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#82. Society needs a good image of itself. That is the job of the architect. - Author: Walter Gropius
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#83. Heaven is so far of the mind that were the mind dissolved - the site of it by architect could not again be proved. - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#84. At any other time Doug would have been slowing the car, peering through the trees, on the lookout for interesting old architecture. Because Douglas Llewellyn was an architect, the senior partner of - Author: Kasey Michaels
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#85. He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery. - Author: Harold Wilson
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#86. She said she married an architect, who kept her warm and safe and dry. She would like to say she loved the man, but she didn't like to lie. - Author: Dan Fogelberg
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#87. Never be a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of you future. You will never be the same. - Author: Robin S. Sharma
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#88. With a painter or a sculptor, one cannot begin to alter his works, but an architect has to put up with anything, because he makes utility objects - the building is there to be used, and times change. - Author: Arne Jacobsen
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#89. I come from a long line of architects. I'm the only one who did not become an architect, but I've been around the drawing aspect and construction my whole life. - Author: Kym Whitley
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#90. The same sort of thing happened in my dispute with the National Trust book: Follies: A National Trust Guide, which implied that the only pleasure you can get from Folly architecture is by calling the architect mad, and by laughing at the architecture. - Author: Ian Hamilton Finlay
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#91. You are the architect of the memories that others will have about you. - Author: Michael Hyatt
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#92. Only when architect, bricklayer and tenant are a unity, or one and the same person, can we speak of architecture. Everything else is not architecture, but a criminal act which has taken on form. - Author: Friedensreich Hundertwasser
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#93. It's amazing how you meet people through other people. I knew a racecar driver, Stefan Johansson, who was very hot. He introduced me to Jean Todt. He introduced me to a French doctor. He introduced me to a French architect who redid the Louvre with I.M. Pei. He introduced me to Daniel Boulud. - Author: James Rosenquist
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#94. Every man is the architect of his own life. He builds it just the way he wants it. However, after he has built what he wants, he sometimes decides that he doesn't like what he has built and looks for someone or something to blame instead of changing himself. - Author: Sydney Madwed
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#95. I am an architect, first. - Author: Hugh Hardy
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#96. No matter what an architect may be at home, he becomes a monumentalist when he comes to Washington. - Author: Ada Louise Huxtable
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#97. The genome was once thought to be just the blueprint for a living organism, like a combination of the architect's plan for a building and the builder's list of supplies. It specified the parts, the building blocks, and, somehow, the design of the whole, the way in which they are to be put together. - Author: Iain McGilchrist
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#98. The mind of a generation is its speech. A writer makes aspects of that speech enduring by putting them in print. He whittles at the words and phrases of today and makes of them forms to set the mind of tomorrow's generation. That's history. A writer who writes straight is the architect of history. - Author: John Dos Passos
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#99. So if you're a customer today, the same person who came in to demonstrate the technology for you and helped you architect the solution before you bought it is likely going to be leading the team to help you do the implementation. - Author: Sanjay Kumar
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#100. From when I was about seven, I thought I wanted to be an architect. I've always loved spaces and dwellings in general. - Author: Arizona Muse
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