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In this life many demolitions are actually renovations. - Rumi

In this life many demolitions are actually renovations.

Rumi
Decorate your home. It gives the illusion that your life is more interesting than it really is. - Charles M. Schulz

Decorate your home. It gives the illusion that your life is more interesting than it really is.

Charles M. Schulz
Well, real estate is always good, as far as I'm concerned. - Donald Trump

Well, real estate is always good, as far as I'm concerned.

Donald Trump
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Nature is a haunted house -- but Art -- is a house that tries to be haunted. - Emily Dickinson

Nature is a haunted house -- but Art -- is a house that tries to be haunted.

Emily Dickinson
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A house is just a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff. - George Carlin

A house is just a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff.

George Carlin
As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means. - Albert Camus

As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.

Albert Camus
Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your money. - Ambrose Bierce

Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your money.

Ambrose Bierce
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The ocean, king of mountains and the mighty continents Are not heavy burdens to bear when compared To the burden of not repaying the world's kindness.

Gautama Buddha

But amid much elegance and precision, the details of life and the Universe also exhibit haphazard, jury-rigged arrangements and much poor planning. What shall we make of this: an edifice abandoned early in construction by the architect?

Carl Sagan

What is wanted in architecture, as in so many things, is a man. ... One suggestion might be made-no profession in England has done its duty until it has furnished a victim. ... Even our boasted navy never achieved a great victory until we shot an admiral. Suppose an architect were hanged? Terror has its inspiration, as well as competition.

Benjamin Disraeli

Why should one say that the machine does not live? It breathes, for its breath forms the atmosphere of some towns.

Benjamin Disraeli
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit. - Alexander Pope

There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.

Alexander Pope