What I wanted to do was to paint sunlight on the side of a house.
The United States Congress, like a lot of rich people, lives in two houses.
The ideal of happiness has always taken material form in the house, whether cottage or castle; it stands for permanence and separation from the world.
—Simone de Beauvoir
If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters daydreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.