Frank Lloyd Wright Top 10 Quotes


I'm no teacher. Never wanted to teach and don't believe in teaching an art. Science yes, business of course..but an art cannot be taught. You can only inculcate it, you can be an exemplar, you can create an atmosphere in which it can grow.

Frank Lloyd Wright (A Conversation with Frank Lloyd Wright, 1953)


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

Frank Lloyd Wright (Quoted in The Wright Style, 1992)


The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright


Freedom is from within.

Frank Lloyd Wright (The Living City, 1958)


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

Frank Lloyd Wright (Quoted by Norman Vincent Peale, 1990)


It is where life is fundamental and free that men develop the vision needed to reveal the human soul in the blossoms it puts forth.

Frank Lloyd Wright (Lecture, 1918)


The heart is the chief feature of a functioning mind.

Frank Lloyd Wright


I believe in god, only I spell it nature.

Frank Lloyd Wright (Quote Magazine, 1966)


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

Frank Lloyd Wright (The Living City, 1958)


The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes. If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life.

Frank Lloyd Wright (Frank Lloyd Wright, An Autobiography, 1932)

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Frank Lloyd Wright Biography

Born: June 8, 1867
Died: April 9, 1959

Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect and writer. He designed more than 1000 projects during his life time and was well-known during his time.

Notable Works

The Future of Architecture (1953)
The Living City

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