Simplicity Quotes

Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

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

Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand instead of a million count half a dozen, and keep your accounts on your thumb-nail.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Edward Teller

Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity

Plato

The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be, Seek simplicity and distrust it

Alfred North Whitehead

Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.

Thomas a Kempis

The whole is simpler than the sum of its parts.

Willard Gibbs

Affected simplicity is refined imposture.

La Rochefoucauld

Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Simplicity is an acquired taste. Mankind, left free, instinctively complicates life.

Katherine F. Gerould

A truly great man never puts away the simplicity of a child.

Chinese Proverb

A taste for simplicity cannot endure for long.

Eugene Delacroix

I despise simplicity. It is the negation of all that is beautiful.

Norman Hartnell

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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