“Once I tried to make a standardization of staircases. Probably that is one of the oldest of the standardizations. Of course.”

Alvar Aalto

“I have no in human perfectability. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active – not more – nor more wise.”

Edgar Allan Poe

“What we is some kind of compensation for what we put up with.”

Haruki Murakami