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Kenzo Tange Quotes and Sayings

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Designs of purely arbitrary nature cannot be expected to last long.
- Kenzo Tange

Related topics: Design

Tradition can, to be sure, participate in a creation,
but it can no longer be creative itself.
- Kenzo Tange

Architects today tend to depreciate themselves,
to regard themselves as no more than just ordinary
citizens without the power to reform the future.
- Kenzo Tange

Nevertheless, the basic forms, spaces,
and appearances must be logical.
- Kenzo Tange

 

I feel however, that we architects have a special duty and mission...
(to contribute) to the socio-cultural development of
architecture and urban planning.
- Kenzo Tange

Technological considerations are of great importance
to architecture and cities in the informational society.
- Kenzo Tange

I am aware of changes gradually taking place in my
own designs as part of my thinking on this matter.
- Kenzo Tange

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There is a powerful need for symbolism,
and that means the architecture must have something
that appeals to the human heart.
There is a powerful need for symbolism,
and that means the architecture must have something
that appeals to the human heart.
- Kenzo Tange

In my opinion, further consideration of those views
will help us find a way out of the current impasse,
and reveal to us the kinds of buildings and cities
required by the informational society.
- Kenzo Tange

I look for what needs to be done.
After all, that's how the universe designs itself.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Everyone designs who devises courses of action aimed
at changing existing situations into preferred ones.
- Herbert Simon

About half my designs are controlled fantasy,
15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs.
- Manolo Blahnik

Dependence begets subservience and venality,
suffocates the germ of virtue,
and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.
- Thomas Jefferson

Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal;
While others,
on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting,
at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before.
- Herodotus

Like any good spy novel, the Cox Report alleges that
Chinese spies penetrated four U.S.
weapons research labs and stole important information
on seven nuclear warhead designs.
- Charles Foster Bass

My background is in hardware design.
I found hardware work to be a welcome change from thousands
of hours of programming and that led to the designs you mentioned.
- David Crane

God's designs may be frequent justification for our actions,
but it is we, the self-made men, who take the credit.
- Arthur Erickson

Designs are increasingly winning competitions because
they are literally green,
and because somewhere they feature a small windmill.
- Rem Koolhaas

Disturbances in society are never more fearful than
when those who are stirring up the trouble can use
the pretext of religion to mask their true designs.
- Denis Diderot

The great proof of madness is the disproportion of
one's designs to one's means.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

My wardrobe consists of antique clothes,
many of my designs, plus shoes and shirts from Brooks
Brothers and Paul Stuart.
- Calvin Klein

The ultimate triumph of philosophy would be to cast
light upon the mysterious ways in which Providence
moves to achieve the designs it has for man.
- Marquis de Sade

It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that
men discover their real temper,
principles, and designs.
- Edmund Burke

Why did the Clinton Administration continue to liberalize
export controls on sensitive technologies even after
it learned that China had stolen designs?
- Charles Foster Bass

There has been a most Providential Guidance which the want of prudence,
vigilance, or judgement has not impeded,
and it is here that we can most clearly see the designs of God.
- Catherine McAuley

All military and most commercial aircraft use our designs
that process power from jet engines.
- Amar Bose

Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described,
I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.
- William Butler Yeats

The realities of the world seldom measure up to the
sublime designs of human imagination.
- Bryant H. McGill

I haven't done any building designs since the Loaf House.
- Ben Nicholson

No one ever contributed anything to my designs.
- Robin Day

Modern Carpet Designs may provide endless entertainment for your guests.
- William Heath Robinson

As I say, the Animals had a particular concept of themselves as a band.
There was an anarchic spirit in it, which was being
flattened by commercial designs,
attitudes, and needs.
- Alan Price

Our fates are in the hands of An Almighty God,
to whom I can with pleasure confide my own;
he can save us,
or destroy us; his Councils are fixed and cannot be disappointed,
and all his designs will be Accomplished.
- Abraham Clark

It has been a long while since the United States had
any imperialistic designs toward the outside world.
But we have practised within our own boundaries something
that amounts to race imperialism.
- Wendell Willkie

The designs were based on quite a lot of research of what a movie musical is,
filtered through the eyes of today.
If we'd gone strictly with the '20s,
the movement would have been impaired.
- Colleen Atwood

No state, furthermore, unless it has aggressive military
designs such as those which consumed Nazi leaders in the thirties,
is likely to divert to defense any more of its resources
and wealth and energy than seems necessary.
- Lester B. Pearson

Invite the best and brightest to compete for a grand
prize to come up with designs,
including new zoning, building codes and so forth,
for New Orleans that could make it safe from water,
and let the state and city pick the plan that works best for Louisiana.
- Billy Tauzin

The committee discloses that even after the U.S.
government learned of the diversion of U.S.
designs for nuclear warheads in late 1995,
the Clinton Administration failed to take steps immediately to improve security.
- Charles Foster Bass

Mathematics are the result of mysterious powers which no one understands,
and which the unconscious recognition of beauty must play an important part.
Out of an infinity of designs a mathematician chooses
one pattern for beauty's sake and pulls it down to earth.
- Marston Morse

Steve Jobs didn't really set the direction of my Apple
I and Apple II designs but he did the more important
part of turning them into a product that would change the world.
I don't deny that.
- Steve Wozniak

Programmers and marketing people know how to get into your subconscious -
they spend millions of dollars researching colors,
shapes, designs, symbols, that affect your preferences,
and they can make you feel warm, trusting,
like buying.
They can manipulate you.
- Richard Hatch

There isn't a wife in the world who has not taken the
exact measure of her husband,
weighed him and settled him in her own mind,
and knows him as well as if she had ordered him after
designs and specifications of her own.
- Charles Dudley Warner

The two designs are completely different.
The first is totally futuristic, the second is more classical.
You can of course get very excited about doing something
completely out of the ordinary,
just like the Olympic stadium in its time.
But each to his or her own taste.
- Franz Beckenbauer

The U.S.
government knew that China wanted to acquire sensitive U.S.
technology, and instead of implementing a policy to
prevent them from acquiring the information,
the government all but gave them an invitation to take
our equipment and designs.
- Charles Foster Bass

Apart altogether from our own vital interests,
we cannot and must not desert those other nations who
have already gone through so much tragedy and suffering
to defeat the evil designs of the Axis powers.
- Stafford Cripps

I have felt terribly from the beginning when I saw
the problems and recognized that they would be ongoing.
We were hired to put back the contours of the greens
as closely as possible to George Thomas's designs and
were real proud of what we did.
It's a sad situation now.
- Ben Crenshaw

In conformity with these designs on the city of Washington,
and notwithstanding the disastrous results of the invasion of 1862,
it was determined by the Rebel government last summer
to resume the offensive in that direction.
- Edward Everett

All of our affairs, since the union of crowns,
have been managed by the advice of English ministers,
and the principal offices of the kingdom filled with such men,
as the court of England knew would be subservient to their designs.
- Andrew Fletcher

Meanwhile, my residence within the Federal lines,
and my acquaintance with so many of the officers,
the origin of which I have already mentioned,
enabled me to gain much important information as to
the position and designs of the enemy.
- Belle Boyd

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
- John Lubbock

The question is not what you look at, but what you see.
- Henry David Thoreau

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty,
believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
- Louisa May Alcott

Find a time and place of solitude.
Look into the distance, and into the future.
Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build -
and begin to build that tomorrow, today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When one door closes, another opens.
But often we look so long, so regretfully,
upon the closed door,
that we fail to see the one that is opened for us.
- Helen Keller

It all depends on how we look at things,
and not how they are in themselves.
- Carl Jung

Could a greater miracle take place
than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant?
- Henry David Thoreau

Just stop it. Seriously.
Whatever it is. Just stop it.
If only for an hour, a day, a week.
Stop doing it long enough to get a glimpse
of what the change would actually look like.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden

The farther backward you can look,
the farther forward you can see.
- Winston Churchill

I look to a day when people will not be judged
by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Never bend your head. Always hold it high.
Look the world straight in the eye.
- Helen Keller

The world is not dangerous because of those who do harm
but because of those who look at it without doing anything.
- Albert Einstein

It's not what you look at that matters,
it's what you see.
- Henry David Thoreau

If you look for the bad in people
expecting to find it, you surely will.
- Abraham Lincoln

Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
- Henry David Thoreau

Look at everything as though you were seeing it
either for the first or last time.
Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.
- Betty Smith

If you look into your own heart,
and you find nothing wrong there,
what is there to worry about?
What is there to fear?
- Confucius

There are those that look at things
the way they are, and ask "Why?"
I dream of things that never were, and ask "Why not?"
- Robert F. Kennedy paraphrase of George Bernard Shaw

Let us not look back in anger
or forward in fear,
but around in awareness.
- James Thurber

You're standing on the threshold of success.
Don't look down, it'll make you dizzy.
- the character Timothy Q. Mouse in the Walt Disney movie Dumbo

Shake structures.
School yourself.
Look twice at a thing,
once upside down.
Answer yourself clearly.
- Mary Anne Radmacher


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