Architects can be found in several parts of Istan.
- "I only use real Elonian ironreed in my construction."
After completing Ruins of Morah (mission):
- "Have you seen the great monument to Palawa Joko? A magnificent accomplishment."
- "I never venture into the Desolation. I'm...um...allergic to sand."
- "The Crystal Sea was once beautiful. But the desert erases all memory of the past."
- "There are ruins in the desert I would very much like to study. If you happen to see them, do let me know."
- "There used to be buildings in the Desolation, great cities of beauty. They were all eaten by wurms."
After completing Abaddon's Gate (mission):
- "I think I will put a statue of you in front of the new central hall. You have a magnificent profile for stonework."
- "I've been commissioned to make a new Sunspear hall. Istan will be so lovely."
- "I've thrown out everything and am starting all over. Kormir would be so proud."
- "Nightfall was horrible. But in its aftermath we can build a new and better foundation for Istan."
- "We're rebuilding Istan. It's so exciting!"