Sunday, January 31, 2010

10 best quotes about simplicity

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Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. ~ Leonardo da Vinci

The simplest things are often the truest. ~ Richard Bach

In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. ~ Hans Hofmann

Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art. ~ Frederic Chopin

The aspects of things that are most important for us are hidden because of their simplicity and familiarity. ~ Ludwig Wittgenstein

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. ~ Confucius

The main purpose of science is simplicity and as we understand more things, everything is becoming simpler. ~ Edward Teller

Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough. ~ Charles Dudley Warner

The trouble with simple living is that, though it can be joyful, rich, and creative, it isn't simple. ~ Doris Janzen Longacre

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I can't believe you didn't include Occam's Razor...

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