„Nasza epoka przełomu nie pozwala na wielkie gesty”. („Our epoque of breakthrough isn’t a time for big gestures”). Sometimes it is better to stand for answers that we all know and understand, do not unnecessarily rage or overreach. Current world strives for well designed fuctional buildings, not esthetic manifestations. But will such architecture be able to still fascinate and attract? Peter Zumthor has no doubt about it.