“In order to get people to employ you, and entrust into you to spend millions of dollars, if it’s a major project, they have to love you. I couldn’t find many people that loved me that much. That frustration led me to become an architect as developer.” – John Portman
The Architect as Developer: an Illustrated LEcture by John Portman, AIA. Given to the Royal Institute of British Architects on 27 April, 1982.