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There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Simply by not owning three medium-sized castles in Tuscany I have saved enough money in the last forty years on insurance premiums alone to buy a medium-sized castle in Tuscany.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Most sailing ships take what they call trainees, who pay to be part of the crew. The Picton Castle takes people who are absolutely raw recruits. But you can't just ride along. You're learning to steer the ship, navigation; you're pulling lines, keeping a lookout; in the galley you're cooking.
A neurotic is a man who builds a castle in the air. A psychotic is the man who lives in it. A psychiatrist is the man who collects the rent.
There was a castle called Doubting Castle, the owner whereof was Giant Despair.
A man's home is his wife's castle.
I do enjoy animated movies. I really love anime and movies like 'Spirited Away' and 'Howl's Moving Castle.'
You know, Castle, like anyone else, is a human being first. If you take a human being - especially a vain one like 'Castle' -and you bring in a gorgeous woman and have sparks fly, who can help themselves? What are you gonna do? Sparks happen!
Yes, your home is your castle, but it is also your identity and your possibility to be open to others.
From where they stood, they could see the castle.
The kitchen really is the castle itself. This is where we spend our happiest moments and where we find the joy of being a family.
The home to everyone is to him his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose.
Idealism is like a castle in the air if it is not based on a solid foundation of social and political realism.
Before I left the castle I so fixed its entrances that never more can the Count enter there Undead.
I was always fascinated, even as a child, by antiques and ancient times. I always felt I should have been born in the 17th or 18th century. They really had a big stone castle with authentic furniture.
A man's house is his castle.
I want my job to include a little adventure, a little more of a heightened reality than what I'm actually living. And 'Castle' has that. He gets this opportunity to tail these homicide detectives, and he's driven by that. He's a little immature, but he's obviously loving life.
When I portray Stabler, I have to shave every day and cut my hair every week! And then, I really like to change my looks for films like 'Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle' where I have the pleasure of playing the ugliest man in the world.
I decorated my house like a medieval gothic castle, European-style. Chandeliers and red velvet curtains. My bedroom is pink and black, my bathroom is totally Hello Kitty, I have a massive pink couch and a big antique gold cross.
You know, Castle's the kind of guy that when he meets somebody, that's a connection for him. He remains connected to the people that he meets. That's the kind of guy he is, be they criminals, gangster rappers, mafia guys, art thieves, whoever it is, he nurtures those relationships.
I was shortly again at the castle, and the Princess gave me her hand to kiss and then brought her children, the young princes and princesses, and we played together, as if we had known each other for years.
I thought of the soul as resembling a castle, formed of a single diamond or a very transparent crystal, and containing many rooms, just as in Heaven there are many mansions.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Modern candidates seem to have to live with political matters all the time. In my father's time, a politician's home was still his castle.
A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside is more often his nursery.
Clare Boothe Luce
Our castle is not imposing, but is well built, and surrounded by a very fine garden. I live in the bailiff's house.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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