Architecture is a dangerous mixture of power and impotence.
From S,M,L,XL, New York: The Monacelli Press, 1995
Find optimism in the inevitable.Rem Koolhaas
The city is no longer. We can leave the theatre now.Rem Koolhaas
Japan lives with drastic segregation between the sublime, the ugly, and the utterly without qualities. Dominance of the last 2 categories makes mere presence of the first stunning: when beauty 'happens', it is absolutely surprising.Rem Koolhaas