In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.
Partial culture runs to the ornate; extreme culture to simplicity.
Great culture is often betokened by great simplicity.
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Simplicity is the glory of expression
There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth
The aspects of things that are most important for us are hidden because of their simplicity and familiarity
Simplicity is the nature of great souls.
Silence and simplicity obtrude on no one, but are yet two unequaled attractions in woman.
Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
The Three Rules of Work: 1. Out of clutter, find simplicity. 2. From discord, find harmony. 3. In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity
As I have practiced it, photography produces pleasure by simplicity. I see something special and show it to the camera. A picture is produced. The moment is held until someone sees it. Then it is theirs.
To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found a school, but to so love wisdom as to live according to its dictates a life of simplicity, independence, magnanimity and trust
If one's life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the elements. And finally, there is an intense delight in abandoning faulty states of mind and in cultivating helpful ones in meditation.
In Zen, poverty is voluntary, and considered not really as poverty so much as simplicity, freedom, unclutteredness.
Organic architecture seeks superior sense of use and a finer sense of comfort, expressed in organic simplicity.
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.
Simplicity is indeed often the sign of truth and a criterion of beauty.
It is simplicity that makes the uneducated more effective than the educated when addressing popular audiences.
Simplicity is the peak of civilization.
Simplicity is an exact medium between too little and too much.
Simplicity and naturalness are the truest marks of distinction.
There is no greatness where there is not simplicity.