• Right after 9/11 it looked as if the idea of a huge skyscraper might be considered obsolete. It came back, but I think that's more closely connected to the rise of Asian and Middle Eastern cities in the world economy (Dubai, Shanghai, Taipei, etc.) than anything else.

    "Ask the Author Live: Paul Goldberger on the World Trade Center". The New Yorker interview, September 2, 2011.