THE ARCHITECT WHO IS HE AND WHYHe is a relentless
He is always active and effective in the investigation of
He sees that all forms of Nature are interdependent and
arise out of each other, according to the
laws of Creation.
every design a bit of Nature enters into building.
science later verifies.
Intimacy with Nature is the great
sees ideas as also manifest actions of Nature.
It is the
poet in him that is the great
quality in him.
naturalness of his own
is the essential condition of a great architect .
Expect from him a system of philosophy and
which is a synthesis of society and civilization.
I believe in God, only I spell it
architecture is therefore the growth in space of an idea - a state of mind
proceeding by the natural science of structure in the use of materials to the
splendid, appropriate art of
FORM: form true to purpose.
Furthermore it is the art of building
wherein aesthetic and construction
not only approve but prove each other.
In organic sense such building
is an entity of the human
spirit, as that of any tree or
flower is of the ground.
A natural, human
circumstance - possible
only to the complete architect.
He is master of
gravitation are his
palette: the Sun his brush.
His concern is the heart of
He, of all men, must see into
the 'life' of things.
Simplicity and repose are qualities that
measure the true value of any work of
not in itself an end nor is it a matter of
the side of a barn but
rather an entity with a graceful beauty in its
integrity from which
discord, and all that is
meaningless, has been eliminated.
A wild flower is truly simple.
I know that the sense of an organic architecture, once grasped, carries
with it in its very nature the discipline of an ideal at whatever cost to
self-interest or the established
By organic architecture I mean an architecture that develops
from within outward in harmony with the conditions of its being.
building should appear to grow easily from its site and be shaped to
harmonize with its
surroundings if Nature is manifest there, and if not try to make it as quiet,
substantial and organic as She would
have been were the opportunity Hers.
Bring out the nature of the
materials, let their nature intimately into your scheme.
nature of the wood, plaster,
brick or stone in your
designs; they are all by nature friendly
To achieve success in any degree means a serious
devotion to the "underneath"
in an attempt to grasp the nature of building a beautiful building beautifully,
as organically true in itself, to itself and to its purpose, as any
tree or flower.
Nothing is more difficult to achieve than the integral
simplicity of organic nature, amid the tangled
confusions of the
innumerable relics of form that encumber life for us.
The 'life' in the
thing is that quality of it or in it which makes it perfectly natural - of
course that means organic.
Therefore we will loyally compassion,
honestly work and enthusiastically seek in all
thing the one thing of value - Life.
Many wealthy people are little more than janitors
of their possessions.
According to our strength of character and our
clarity of vision, we will endure, we will succeed, we will
have contributed something to make life where we were and as we lived it
better, brighter, and more beautiful.
Frank Lloyd Wright
back to stacks
This web site is not a commercial web site and
is presented for educational purposes only.
This website defines a
new perspective with which to engage reality to which its author adheres. The
author feels that the falsification of reality outside personal experience has
forged a populace unable to discern propaganda from reality and that this has
been done purposefully by an international corporate cartel through their
agents who wish to foist a corrupt version of reality on the human race.
Religious intolerance occurs when any group refuses to tolerate religious
practices, religious beliefs or persons due to their religious ideology. This
web site marks the founding of a system of philosophy named The Truth of the
Way of the Lumière Infinie - a rational gnostic mystery religion based
on reason which requires no leap of faith, accepts no tithes, has no supreme
leader, no church buildings and in which each and every individual is
encouraged to develop a personal relation with the Creator and Sustainer
through the pursuit of the knowledge of reality in the hope of curing the
spiritual corruption that has enveloped the human spirit. The tenets of The
Truth of the Way of the Lumière Infinie are spelled out in detail on
this web site by the author. Violent acts against individuals due to their
religious beliefs in America is considered a "hate crime."
This web site
in no way condones violence. To the contrary the intent here is to reduce the
violence that is already occurring due to the international corporate cartels
desire to control the human race. The international corporate cartel already
controls the world economic system, corporate media worldwide, the global
industrial military entertainment complex and is responsible for the collapse
of morals, the elevation of self-centered behavior and the destruction of
global ecosystems. Civilization is based on coöperation. Coöperation
does not occur at the point of a gun.
American social mores and values
have declined precipitously over the last century as the corrupt international
cartel has garnered more and more power. This power rests in the ability to
deceive the populace in general through corporate media by pressing emotional
buttons which have been preprogrammed into the population through prior
corporate media psychological operations. The results have been the destruction
of the family and the destruction of social structures that do not adhere to
the corrupt international elites vision of
a perfect world. Through
distraction and coercion the direction of thought of the bulk of the population
has been directed toward solutions proposed by the corrupt international elite
that further consolidates their power and which further their purposes.
All views and opinions presented on this web site are the views and
opinions of individual human men and women that, through their writings, showed
the capacity for intelligent, reasonable, rational,
unpopular thought. All factual information presented on this web site is
believed to be true and accurate and is presented as originally presented in
print media which may or may not have originally presented the facts
truthfully. Opinion and thoughts have been adapted, edited, corrected,
redacted, combined, added to, re-edited and re-corrected as nearly all opinion
and thought has been throughout time but has been done so in the spirit of the
original writer with the intent of making his or her thoughts and opinions
clearer and relevant to the reader in the present time.
Fair Use Notice
This site may contain
copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically
authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our
efforts to advance understanding of criminal justice, human rights, political,
economic, democratic, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe
this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for
in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C.
Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those
who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for
research and educational purposes. For more information see:
www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml. If you wish to use copyrighted
material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you
must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
© Lawrence Turner
All Rights Reserved