Norddeutsche Landesbank by Behnisch Architekten
The building serves as an important linking element between the various activities which define the neighbouring quarters of the city: retail, commercial, residential, cultural, sport and leisure.
The Dalai Lama when asked what suprised him most about humanity: “Man Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money.Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.”
|—||Nick Hornby, A Long Way Down (via cementandaluminum)|