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Form follows function. ...
by Louis Sullivan

Form follows function.
- Louis Sullivan

Related topics: Architecture

But the building's identity resided in the ornament.
- Louis Sullivan

It was the spirit animating the mass and flowing from it,
and it expressed the individuality of the building.
- Louis Sullivan

The most powerful form of love is unconditional love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

Resolve to keep happy, and your joy
and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
- Helen Keller

Good works are links that form a chain of love.
- Mother Teresa

We can't control the impressions others form about us,
and the effort to do so only debases our character.
- Epictetus

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Your success and happiness lies in you.
Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you
shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
- Helen Keller

As many raindrops join to form a great river of water,
many souls join their highest intent to form
the river of evolved consciousness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am open to receiving the generous gifts of Spirit.
I hold no expectations or demands on the form, the timing,
or the color of the wrapping on the bountiful gifts of Spirit
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every form of addiction is bad,
no matter whether the narcotic
be alcohol or morphine or idealism.
- Carl Jung

When you feel worried and depressed,
consciously form a smile on your face and act upbeat
until the happy feeling becomes genuine.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Poverty is the worst form of violence.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Does who we are begin with breath,
depend on form, or end with death?
- Kirtana

The man form is higher than the angel form;
of all forms it is the highest.
Man is the highest being in creation,
because he aspires to freedom.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Stress is nothing more than a
socially acceptable form of mental illness.
- Richard Carlson

Being a role model is the most powerful form of educating.
Youngsters need good models more than they need critics.
It's one of a parent's greatest responsibilities and opportunities.
- John Wooden

Dreams pass into the reality of action.
From the actions stems the dream again;
and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.
- Anais Nin

God is all there is - God includes everything,
all possibility and all action,
for Spirit is the invisible essence and substance of all form.
- Ernest Holmes

Every loving thought is true.
Everything else is an appeal for healing and help,
regardless of the form it takes.
- A Course In Miracles

Which form of proverb do you prefer
Better late than never, or Better never than late?
- Lewis Carroll

Just because it's true, I say as often as I can
in as many ways as I can form, "I sure love you."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Walking takes longer...
than any other known form of locomotion except crawling.
Thus it stretches time and prolongs life.
Life is already too short to waste on speed.
- Edward Abbey

There are people in the world so hungry,
that God cannot appear to them
except in the form of bread.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

People will, in a great degree,
and not without reason,
form their opinion of you upon
that which they have of your friends;
and there is a Spanish proverb
which says very justly,
"Tell me whom you live with,
and I will tell you who you are.
- Lord Chesterfield

What we imagine is order is merely the prevailing form of chaos.
- Kerry Thornley

Gardening is how I relax.
It's another form of creating and playing with colors.
- Oscar de la Renta

Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
- Richard King

Wit is the lowest form of humor.
- Alexander Pope

Expressing anger is a form of public littering.
- Willard Gaylin

I think it's naive to pray for world peace if we're
not going to change the form in which we live.
- Godfrey Reggio

Sometimes it's a form of love just to talk to somebody
that you have nothing in common with and still be fascinated by their presence.
- David Byrne

To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.
- Tim Burton

I hate facts.
I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions -
adding that no general proposition is worth a damn.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount
of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.
- Henry B. Adams

Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times.
- Richard Rogers

Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy
person has no time to form.
- Andre Maurois

In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the
most exquisite form of torture ever known to man:
survival.
- Edward Everett Hale

Puns are a form of humor with words.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Every single art form is involved in film,
in a way.
- Sydney Pollack

A pun is the lowest form of humor, unless you thought of it yourself.
- Doug Larson

Today, walking the beach, I was reminded of the bounty
of the earth in the form of wild blackberries -
a free feast, with no one else bothering to partake.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Faith is love taking the form of aspiration.
- William Ellery Channing

Unless we form the habit of going to the Bible
in bright moments as well as in trouble,
we cannot fully respond to its consolations
because we lack equilibrium between light and darkness.
- Helen Keller

The tendency of old age to the body,
say the physiologists,
is to form bone.
It is as rare as it is pleasant to meet with an old
man whose opinions are not ossified.
- Bob Wells

Concern for man and his fate must always form
the chief interest of all technical endeavors.
Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.
- Albert Einstein

Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century.
- Marshall McLuhan

Form follows function - that has been misunderstood.
Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
- Friedrich Schiller

Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.
- Herbie Hancock

Economics is extremely useful as a form of employment for economists.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
- Howard Zinn

So, to really execute design in its highest form and making people feel joy,
that's a great reward.
- Genevieve Gorder

Building art is a synthesis of life in materialised form.
We should try to bring in under the same hat not a
splintered way of thinking,
but all in harmony together.
- Alvar Aalto

Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming,
we lose the excitement of possibilities.
Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
- Gloria Steinem

Forgiveness is the final form of love.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

I loved tests because it was another form of competing,
a healthy competition.
- Suzanne Farrell

If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction,
usually in the form of sensual pleasure,
that wrong desire takes the form of lust rather than love.
- Mortimer Adler

Women are not so well united as to form an Insurrection.
They are for the most part wise enough to love their Chains,
and to discern how becomingly they fit.
- Mary Astell

The attitude of insolent haughtiness is characteristic
of the relationships Americans form with what is alien to them,
with others.
- Jose Saramago

He was the first to conceive of movies as an art form.
His belief was that if the traditional art form would not find room for him,
then he would make an art form of his own.
- Richard Schickel

Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history;
it is eternal,
and can be looked upon with joy by the people of all ages.
- Auguste Rodin

Designis a revelation to me.
It's like taking something that is not alive and giving it form,
shape, substance, and life.
- Geoffrey Beene

Much of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of
almost mathematical logic to the form.
- Anish Kapoor

Movies were very important.
The art-form of the 20th century.
- Ray Manzarek

Because I have work to care about, it is possible that
I may be less difficult to get along with than other
women when the double chins start to form.
- Gloria Steinem

Bigotry or prejudice in any form is more than a problem;
it is a deep-seated evil within our society.
- Judith Light

Jesus Christ is the beginning, the middle,
and the end of all.
In the Gospels he walks in human form upon the earth,
and accomplishes the work of redemption.
- Philip Schaff

It is more difficult to designate this form of conation
on its practical side by a satisfactory name.
- Samuel Alexander

The composition of a single melody is born out of a bit of text,
perhaps the first line, but it can also be the entire strophe;
it can even be the poem's overall form.
- Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau


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