Simplicity Quotes

There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

Leonardo da Vinci

In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

Ludwig Wittgenstein

There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.

Alexander Pope

Organic architecture seeks superior sense of use and a finer sense of comfort, expressed in organic simplicity.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Simplicity is indeed often the sign of truth and a criterion of beauty.

Mahlon Hoagland

Simplicity is the nature of great souls.

Papa Ramadas

Reduce the complexity of life by eliminating the needless wants of life, and the labors of life reduce themselves.

Edwin Way Teale

The simplification of anything is always sensational.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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.

Frdric Chopin Choderlos de Laclos

Film will only become an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.

Jean Maurice Eugne Clment Cocteau

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

Hans Hofmann

Simplicity is an exact medium between too little and too much.

Sir Joshua Reynolds

Simplicity and naturalness are the truest marks of distinction.

W. Somerset Maugham

Life is not complex. We are complex. Life is simple, and the simple thing is the right thing.

Oscar Wilde

There is no greatness where there is not simplicity.

Leo Tolstoy

Simplicity of character is no hindrance to subtlety of intellect.

John Morley

Simplicity of character is the natural result of profound thought.

William Hazlitt

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler.

Henry David Thoreau

From naive simplicity we arrive at more profound simplicity.

Albert Schweitzer

Partial culture runs to the ornate; extreme culture to simplicity.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Be pure and simple, and love all because all are one. Live a sincere life; be natural, and be honest with yourself.Honesty will guard you against false modesty and will give you the strength of true humility. Spare no pains to help others. Seek no other reward than the gift of Divine Love.

Meher Baba

The more simply we look at ticklish questions, the more placid will be our lives and relationships.

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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