quotes

“When you move in space you move in time.”

Torsten Hägerstrand

“whoever losts time gains space”

Francesco Careri

“What strikes me is the fact that in our society, art has become something which is related only to objects and not to individuals, or to life. That art is something which is specialized or which is done by experts who are amsts. But couldn’t everyone’s life become a work of art? Why should the lamp or the house be an art object, but not our life?”

Michel Foucault

“Es importante recuperar la importancia de todas esas actividades (paritarias) en la arqueología. Porque legitimará un presente diferente.”

Almudena Hernando

Andar no es solo mirar: también es escuchar, en cualquier lugar concreto, a quienes viven y conocen la ciudad

Giovanni Ferraro

Art is what makes life more interesting than art.

Robert Filliou

If you are more fortunate than others, build a longer table not a taller fence.

Anonimus

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.”

Plato

“Forget border – they´re only for politicians to use for their nationalistic approaches. Otherwise, in business or in art, they don´t exist.”

Péter Küllői 

“Every sphere of human activity, even peeling a potato can be a work of art as long as it is a conscious act.”

Joseph Beuys

“The City is thus a sheepfold superimposed over a Garden.”

Bruce Chatwin

“The greatest happiness is the contact between our essence and eternal essence”

Constantin Brâncuși

I can only note that the past is beautiful because one never realises an emotion at the time. It expands later, and thus we don’t have complete emotions about the present, only about the past.

Virginia Woolf

“Conceptual artists are mystics rather than rationalists. They leap to conclusions that logic cannot reach”

Sol LeWitt

“He who does not travel does not know the value of men.”

Moorish proverb

“Those who observe from a distance are not involved.”

Bruno Latour

“Sólo el que sabe es libre y más libre el que más sabe. No proclaméis la libertad de volar, sino dad alas”

Miguel de Unamuno

“The only important thing about design is how it relates to people.”

Victor Papanek

“The art of conducting consists in knowing when to stop conducting to let the orchestra play.”

Herbert von Karajan

“Jag aukar pa din mang, du aukar pa min lykke.”

Gotlandic saying

“We have to do the best we can. This is our sacred human responsibility.”

Albert Einstein

“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”

Anonimus

“Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire.”

Gustav Mahler

“Art is not a thing; it is a way.”

Elbert Hubbard

“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.”

John Lennon

“I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand”.

Confucius

“People have feet. Trees have roots.”

Richard Buckminster Fuller

“There is no foreign land; it is the traveller only that is foreign”.

Robert Louise Stevenson

“Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.”

Rosa Luxemburg

“Walking. I am listening to a deeper way. Suddenly all my ancestors are behind me. Be still, they say. Watch and listen. You are the result of the love of thousands.”

Linda Hogan