Antoni Plàcid Guillem Gaudí i Cornet (25 June, 1852 – 10 June, 1926), also known as Antonio Gaudí, was a Catalan architect famous for his highly individual designs. He was associated with the Modernisme and Art Nouveau movements.
- Men may be divided into two types: men of words and men of action. The first speaks; the latter act. I am of the second group. I lack the means to express myself adequately. I would not be able to explain to anyone my artistic concepts. I have not yet concretised them. I never had time to reflect on them. My hours have been spent in my work.
- La Razón, 1913
- Gaudi by Gijs Van Hensbergen, introduction p.xxxii