simplicity Quotes

Complexity has nothing to do with intelligence, simplicity does.
 
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— Lawrence Bossidy
Simplicity is the great friend to nature, and if I would be proud of anything in this silly world, it should be of this honest alliance.
 
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— Laurence Sterne
As beautiful as simplicity is, it can become a tradition that stands in the way of exploration.
 
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— Laura Nyro
Eight Mindful Steps to Happiness is the perfect companion to Mindfulness in Plain English. Written with the thoroughness and the masterful simplicity so characteristic of his teaching, Bhante Gunaratana presents essential guidelines for turning the Buddha's teachings on the Eightfold Path into living wisdom.
 
— Larry Rosenberg
The hallmark of the artist is simplicity.
 
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— Larry Evans
Simplicity is the strength of the film. It is an emotion-packed film with simple things knitted together beautifully.
 
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— Lara Dutta
See simplicity in the complicated. Achieve greatness in little things
 
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— Laozi
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
 
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— Laozi
How can one liberate the many? By first liberating his own being. He does this not by elevating himself, but by lowering himself. He lowers himself to that which is simple, modest, true; integrating it into himself, he becomes a master of simplicity, modesty, truth.
 
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— Laozi
Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.
 
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— Laozi
Embrace simplicity. Put others first. Desire little.
 
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— Laozi
Why not simply honor your parents, love your children, help your brothers and sisters, be faithful to your friends, care for your mate with devotion, complete your work cooperatively and joyfully, assume responsibility for problems, practice virtue without first demanding it of others, understand the highest truths yet retain an ordinary manner? That would be true clarity, true simplicity, true mastery.
 
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— Laozi
When Simplicity is broken up, it is made into instruments. Evolved individuals who employ them, are made into leaders. In this way, the Great System is United.
 
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— Laozi
Simplicity, patience, compassion.These three are your greatest treasures.Simple in actions and thoughts, you return to the source of being.Patient with both friends and enemies, you accord with the way things are.Compassionate toward yourself, you reconcile all beings in the world.
 
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— Laozi
Simplicity has no name is free of desires. Being free of desires it is tranquil. And the world will be at peace of it's own accord.
 
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— Laozi
To all players I can recommend the following: simplicity and economy. These are the characteristics of the opening systems of many great masters... A solid opening repertoire fosters self-confidence.
 
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— Lajos Portisch
Today's complexities demand greater simplicity.
 
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— L. Tom Perry
Artistry is to a large degree simplicity.
 
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— L. Ron Hubbard
The evolution of knowledge is toward simplicity, not complexity.
 
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— L. Ron Hubbard
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