All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is the design of space that contains, cuddles, exalts, or stimulates the persons in that space.
PHILIP JOHNSON, speech, 1975
I hate vacations. If you can build buildings, why sit on the beach?
PHILIP JOHNSON, Esquire magazine, Dec. 1980
Architecture is the art of how to waste space.
PHILIP JOHNSON, New York Times, Dec. 27, 1964