simplicity Quotes

Simplicity means the achievement of maximum effect with minimum means.
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— Koichi Kawana
Not gifted with genius but honestly holding his experiences deep in his heart, he kept his simplicity and humanity.
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— Kobayashi Issa
Ray Comfort does it again! With simplicity and keen insight on the streets, he pulls back the curtain of Evolution and reveals that the Great Wizard of Darwinism is just an insecure little man with a dream of becoming a god. I highly recommend this helpful, faith-building, and inspiring video for families, teachers, and pastors!
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— Kirk Cameron
Emotion. Passion. Ideas. Simplicity. These are the big things that big business needs from its creative agencies. No one else is going to provide these essential elements for business.
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— Kevin Roberts
The latest thing that has caught me by surprise is Maryanne Amacher. I like sound that affects the listener physically. Traits such as complexity or simplicity don't really become a factor then. It's just the sound that I pay attention to.
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— Kevin Drumm
My life can be insanely complicated sometimes, and there's a certain simplicity that I crave.
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— Kenny Chesney
It's Twitter's combination of simplicity and complexity that is astonishing in the same way that minimalist sculpture was inspiring and enlightening.
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— Kenneth Goldsmith
There was no pomp and ceremony in connection with the birth of Jesus - rather the opposite: it took place in simplicity and in poverty.
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— Keith O'Brien
It's easy to make something with a million style-lines. Simplicity is the most difficult thing to achieve, and that's how I approach design - very minimal, pare it down, perfect.
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— Keith Michael
In simplicity, there is freedom - freedom to do less and enjoy more.
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— Katrina Kenison
There is nothing more difficult than simplicity, and therefore, nothing more refined.
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— Kathleen Tessaro
No weapons are more potent than brevity and simplicity.
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— Katherine Cecil Thurston
... it is a great mistake to confuse conventionality with simplicity ... it takes a good deal of intelligence and a great many inhibitions to follow a social code.
— Katharine Fullerton Gerould
Simplicity is an acquired taste. Mankind, left free, instinctively complicates life.
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— Katharine Fullerton Gerould
In my view, aiming at simplicity and lucidity is a moral duty of all intellectuals: lack of clarity is a sin, and pretentiousness is a crime.
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— Karl Popper
Childhood means simplicity. Look at the world with the child's eye - it is very beautiful.
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— Kailash Satyarthi
In this apparatus is nothing new but its simplicity and thorough trustworthiness. On his revolutionary method of organic analysis.
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— Justus von Liebig
simplicity is a thing beautiful in itself, like clear light.
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— Julia McNair Wright
Simplicity is a key to avoiding complication. Part of the definition of simplicity is 'not complex or complicated; sincere.'
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— Joyce Meyer
I believe an appreciation for simplicity, the everyday - the ability to dive deeply into the banal and discover life's hidden richness - is where success, let alone happiness, emerges.
— Joshua Waitzkin
Grandeur of effect is produced by two different ways which seem entirely opposed to each other. One is by reducing the colors to little more than chiaroscuro... and the other, by making the colors very distinct and forcible... but still, the presiding principle of both those manners is simplicity.
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— Joshua Reynolds
The spectator, as he walks the gallery, will stop, or pass along. To give a general air of grandeur at first view, all trifling, or artful play of little lights, or an attention to a variety of tints is to be avoided; a quietness and simplicity must reign over the whole work, to which a breadth of uniform and simple color will very much contribute.
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— Joshua Reynolds
Simplicity is an exact mediumbetween too little and too much.
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— Joshua Reynolds
Measures are an innovation that changed a world of innocent and noble simplicity into one forever filled with dishonesty.
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— Josephus
I actually believe in simplicity as a way of life. My wife and I are considering moving into a yurt!
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— Joseph Monninger
A few words worthy to be remembered suffice to give an idea of a great mind. There are single thoughts that contain the essence of a whole volume, single sentences that have the beauties of a large work, a simplicity so finished and so perfect that it equals in merit and in excellence a large and glorious composition.
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— Joseph Joubert
Taste has never been corrupted by simplicity.
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— Joseph Joubert
There's something really appealing about the simplicity of black-and-white images.
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— Joseph Gordon-Levitt
There cannot be a language more universal and more simple, more free from errors and obscurities...more worthy to express the invariable relations of all natural things [than mathematics]. [It interprets] all phenomena by the same language, as if to attest the unity and simplicity of the plan of the universe, and to make still more evident that unchangeable order which presides over all natural causes
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— Joseph Fourier
If we only look around us, there are a thousand reasons for us not to be happy, and it is simplicity itself to blame our unhappiness on the things we lack in life. It doesn't take any talent at all to find them. The problem is, the more we focus on the things we don't have, the more unhappy and more resentful we become.
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— Joseph B. Wirthlin
The machinery of the world is far too complex for the simplicity of men.
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— Jorge Luis Borges
If anyone else asked that question, O He Who Is Terrible and Great, I would have said they were an ignorant fool; in you it is a sign of the disarming simplicity which is the fount of all virtue.
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— Jonathan Stroud
"Alleluia" song is a street hymn in the sense that it's all about culture.It's almost a juxtaposition of the prayers of the world and the prayers of the culture and how we sometimes put an "amen" after crazy things. So it's really just that tension between madness and simplicity.
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— Jonathan Jackson
True simplicity is, well, you just keep on going and going until you get to the point where you go... Yeah, well, of course.
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— Jonathan Ive
Our goal is to try to bring a calm and simplicity to what are incredibly complex problems so that you're not aware really of the solution.
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— Jonathan Ive
The quest for simplicity has to pervade every part of the process. It really is fundamental.
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— Jonathan Ive
Simplicity is not the absence of clutter, that's a consequence of simplicity. Simplicity is somehow essentially describing the purpose and place of an object and product. The absence of clutter is just a clutter-free product. That's not simple.
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— Jonathan Ive
I think there is a profound and enduring beauty in simplicity; in clarity, in efficiency. True simplicity is derived from so much more than just the absence of clutter and ornamentation. It's about bringing order to complexity.
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— Jonathan Ive
The defining qualities are about use: ease and simplicity. Caring beyond the functional imperative, we also acknowledge that products have a significance way beyond traditional views of function.
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— Jonathan Ive
Simplicity is really hard.
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— Jonathan Ive