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Alexander Jackson Davis Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Alexander Jackson Davis.

I have designed the most buildings of any living American architect.
- Alexander Jackson Davis

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I am but an architectural composer.
- Alexander Jackson Davis

Know that your life is designed to be an adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A great building must begin with the unmeasurable,
must go through measurable means when it is being designed
and in the end must be unmeasurable.
- Louis Kahn

 

Every contrivance of man, every tool,
every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use,
of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginnings.
- Robert Collier

Designed by architects with honorable intentions but hands of palsy.
- Jimmy Breslin

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop
speech when words become superfluous.
- Ingrid Bergman

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Music is intended and designed for sentient beings
that have hopes and purposes and emotions.
- Jacques Barzun

Wouldn't it be better to have a watertight law designed to catch the guilty,
rather than a press release law designed to catch the headlines?
- William Hague

You know it's my job to visualize, what is literal or audible,
so I designed all the characters, and I designed what
they do and how they should do it and so on.
- Gerald Scarfe

He has a method that likens the musician to an athlete,
so I do physical exercises designed to keep a musician
in shape in order to perform the function,
which is to play music.
- Herb Alpert

Modern instruments were designed to throw sound all in one direction.
- Marc Ribot

Man is an artifact designed for space travel.
He is not designed to remain in his present biologic
state any more than a tadpole is designed to remain a tadpole.
- William S. Burroughs

In my early days in Hollywood I tried to be economical.
I designed my own clothes, much to my mother's distress.
- Gene Tierney

Just because something has tubes doesn't mean it's the best.
I mean, tubes are obviously good, but the circuit of
this thing is designed well and it sounds good.
- Dweezil Zappa

A number of the major terrorist captures we have made,
the terrorist operations designed for the United States
that we have interrupted,
were enabled by the terrorist tracking program.
- Kit Bond

But even race-neutral policies and recruitment efforts
designed to achieve greater diversity are,
in the end, not race neutral.
- Adam Schiff

Few service industries are designed to be 24x7 in India,
and thus there was no 24x7 mentality.
- Sanjay Kumar

In the end, I hope there's a little note somewhere
that says I designed a good computer.
- Steve Wozniak

The relationship between press and politician -
protected by the Constitution and designed to be happily adversarial -
becomes sour,
raw and confrontational.
- Roger Mudd

We are searching for some kind of harmony between two intangibles:
a form which we have not yet designed and a context
which we cannot properly describe.
- Christopher Alexander

A camel is a horse designed by committee.
- Alec Issigonis

The nation should have a tax system that looks like
someone designed it on purpose.
- William E. Simon

Souls are not designed to float around in thin air.
- Alex Chiu

Theaters are great.
They're designed to sound good, not for basketball.
- Les Claypool

No computer has ever been designed that is ever aware of what it's doing;
but most of the time,
we aren't either.
- Marvin Minsky

The alternative minimum tax was designed to prevent
the very wealthiest Americans from overusing certain
tax benefits to avoid most of their tax burden.
- Richard Neal

This drug coverage program was clearly designed by
Republicans in Congress to serve the interests of the
drug and insurance industries.
America's seniors were an afterthought.
- Sherrod Brown

Growing hemp as nature designed it is vital to our
urgent need to reduce greenhouse gases and ensure the survival of our planet.
- Jack Herer

I am an old sinner; and if God had designed mercy for me,
he would have called me home to himself before now.
- David Brainerd

Our political institutions work remarkably well.
They are designed to clang against each other.
The noise is democracy at work.
- Michael Novak

The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall,
they were supposed to be together.
It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house.
- Annie Leibovitz

I love the male body, it's better designed than the male mind.
- Andrea Newman

Trial.
A formal inquiry designed to prove and put upon record
the blameless characters of judges,
advocates and jurors.
- Ambrose Bierce

I have never designed a language for its own sake.
- Niklaus Wirth

The London Games will be designed for the athletes
and we will provide them with the very best venues
and the very best conditions to pursue their sporting dreams in London.
- Sebastian Coe

We are working with a biotech company,
Calypte, which has designed a urine test for the HIV antibody.
- Luc Montagnier

A lot of the bunkering is designed more to save you
than it is to penalize you.
- Tom Kite

Every man is to be considered in two capacities,
the private and public; as designed to pursue his own interest,
and likewise to contribute to the good of others.
- Joseph Butler

Social Security is a plan that actually was designed
in a much different time,
in a different era, and with a different set of American demographics in mind.
- Ginny B. Waite

I wanted to make a classical piece that was actually designed to be a CD,
not designed for performance.
- Anne Dudley

Erotica is simply high-class pornography;
better produced,
better conceived, better executed, better packaged,
designed for a better class of consumer.
- Andrea Dworkin

Perl was designed to work more like a natural language.
It's a little more complicated but there are more shortcuts,
and once you learned the language, it's more expressive.
- Larry Wall

Political language...
is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable,
and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
- George Orwell

When you travel, remember that a foreign country is
not designed to make you comfortable.
It is designed to make its own people comfortable.
- Clifton Paul Fadiman

I can't think of anything off the top of my head that
seems more important than something designed to raise
money to keep something going that keeps IV drug users from dying.
- Elliott Smith

I hate the idea of getting in a building that someone
else has designed and having to do something to it
yourself to sort of dress it up -
it's like using presets in your tracks.
- Sean Booth

Book tours are almost designed to beat out of an author
any affection he has for his book.
- Michael Lewis

Social Security is a social insurance program -
it is not designed to be the same thing as a 401(k).
- Paul Krugman

There were IBM logos designed for the film,
and there were IBM design consultants working with
Kubrick on the layout of the controls and computer screens.
- Douglas Trumbull

The mers were also designed to reproduce only at long intervals,
in order to maintain the natural balance of the environment
in which they were placed.
- Joan D. Vinge

The Popish theory, which assumes that Christ,
the Apostles and believers, constituted the Church
while our Saviour was on earth,
and this organization was designed to be perpetual.
- Charles Hodge

There is no reason that the universe should be designed for our convenience.
- John D. Barrow

The ranch was raw land when I bought it and,
for better or worse, I have designed every aspect of it from the corrals,
the arena, to the barn, to the house.
- Janine Turner

I came to these mediums through having the garden,
and of course, people who have designed gardens have
always worked in collaboration,
and never made their own inscriptions.
- Ian Hamilton Finlay

The Constitution is not neutral.
It was designed to take the government off the backs of people.
- William O. Douglas

We've come a long way.
Power dressing now is designed to let the woman inside us come through.
- Donna Karan

Memory is a magnet.
It will pull to it and hold only material nature has designed it to attract.
- Jessamyn West

In simple terms, we are aligning our business today
with the way we believe future systems are going to be designed,
acquired and maintained.
- Phil Condit

Guns are evil!
And very little good comes from the availability of
a bullet designed to kill human beings!
- Mackenzie Astin

Silly sitcoms are designed to attract juveniles of all ages.
- John J. O'Connor

We live within two environments: one is physical and surrounds us;
the other is mental and is inside of us.
Both can be designed to support your success.
- Darren L. Johnson

The government, which was designed for the people,
has got into the hands of the bosses and their employers,
the special interests.
An invisible empire has been set up above the forms of democracy.
- Woodrow Wilson

I designed all the characters, anyway,
and Frank Doyle was doing all the writing.
I didn't have any more input on what direction they
were going to go with Josie.
- Dan DeCarlo

Souls are designed to fit inside a body.
- Alex Chiu

Everything I write is designed to be milked to the last drop of revenue.
- Leslie Charteris

Football is a game designed to keep coal miners off the streets.
- Jimmy Breslin

Solomon's temple also was designed to increase the
attractiveness of the city of his residence.
- Julius Wellhausen

Having achieved such signal successes in the east,
Russia and Roumania being both disposed of,
the German leaders planned a campaign designed to crush Italy.
- Kelly Miller

An organization, no matter how well designed,
is only as good as the people who live and work in it.
- Dee Hock

Game shows are designed to make us feel better about the random,
useless facts that are all we have left of our education.
- Chuck Palahniuk


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