"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change"
“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose curiosity”
“Plan will always arise, but it’s up to you to make them”
"What doesn't kill you makes you stronger"
“Look at the other side of the mountain”
“There is no failure as long as you learn from your experience, continue to work, and continue to press on for success”
"Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things"
"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal"
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving"
“The difference between good and bad architecture is the time you spend on it”
"Wat men moet leren doen, leert men door het te doen”
"You can do anything if you have enthusiasm"
"A new world starts in your mind..."
van der Meer
Office Manager / HR assistant
"Als je weet waar de traan zit, is de lach makkelijk te vinden..."
(John Kraaijkamp Senior)
"Architecture is really about well-being. I think that people want to feel good in a space… On one hand it’s about shelter, but it’s also about pleasure"
"He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying"
Alice: "This is impossible"
The mad hatter: "Only if you believe it is"
(Alice in wonderland)
“We should be able to recognize moral strength even in those we disagree with”
"The energy of the mind is the essence of life"
"Conventional thinking will get you from A to B, imagination will take you anywhere you want"
"A manager is worth what remains after his departure"