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Marcus V. Pollio

Marble is not alike in all countries.

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Wind is a floating wave of air, whose undulation continually varies.

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Music assists him in the use of harmonic and mathematical proportion.

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Nothing requires the architect's care more than the due proportions of buildings.

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The thickness of the walls should be sufficient for two armed men to pass each other with ease.

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Quicksilver is used for many purposes; without it, neither silver nor brass can be properly gilt.

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Dimension regulated the general scale of the work, so that the parts may all tell and be effective.

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Consistency is found in that work whose whole and detail are suitable to the occasion. It arises from circumstance, custom, and nature.

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The temple of Ceres should be in a solitary spot out of the city, to which the public are not necessarily led but for the purpose of sacrificing to her.

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Beauty is produced by the pleasing appearance and good taste of the whole, and by the dimensions of all the parts being duly proportioned to each other.

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