Quotes on Design

We are here for God's designs, not for our own Oswald Chambers

Work for money, design for love. Issey Miyake

Styling is designing for obsolescence. Alec Guinness

The first design I created was a circular skirt for my Barbie when I was 7. Karen Walker

Somebody who's designing something for himself has at least got a market of one that he's very close to. Steve Wozniak

Predictability and great design are not friends. Fred Brooks

Design work doesn't just satisfy requirements, it elicits them. Fred Brooks

Verbalizing design is another act of design. Kenya Hara

Are you pro- or anti-macassar? Peter De Vries

Do not seek to change what has come before. Seek to create that which has not David Airey

God doesn't reveal his grand design. He reveals Himself. Frederick Buechner

There either is a god or there is not; there is a 'design' or not. Christopher Hitchens

Cartooning really is just designing. Charles M Schulz

You can never design the best city, but you can design the best city you know how to design at this time. Jacque Fresco

I started by designing a sweater very close to the body, because I couldn't find any for myself. Sonia Rykiel

The terrain of the face is the most dynamic thing you can point the camera at, to me. I love production design and bells and whistles and all of that. I love a technograin as much as the next gal, but a great actor's face? What else should we be looking at? Ava Duvernay

I'm going to design the container and interior spaces. You bring your own stuff to it and make it your own. Frank Gehry

I'm certain I don't know what permaculture is. That's what I like about it - it's not dogmatic. But you've got to say it's about the only organized system of design that ever was. And that makes it extremely eerie. Bill Mollison

One of the great rules of design is do something basic right. Then everything gets much more right of itself. But if you do something basic wrong - if you make what I call a Type 1 Error - you can get nothing else right. Bill Mollison

God has hooked me up.He has the life by design. Paula White

I'm a minimalist when it comes to design. Richard McGuire

Design really can be anything. Paula Scher

The market may never coalesce around one basic design, or even around two or three dominant devices. Tom Peters

Define what the product will do before you design how the product will do it. Alan Cooper

I became an actor by accident, not by design. James Lipton

I love what I do, and I only want more. I love the whole process. I love designing, I love figuring out how to make the clothes happen, I love the ad campaigns. Jeremy Scott

Design implies a sense of mapping something out and then you follow the plan. Andy Goldsworthy

So much of design is context. Steve Madden

Everything is design. Everything! Paul Rand

Design is an unknown. Geoffrey Beene

Design is everything. William Merritt Chase

I was always pretty good at designing things. Yves Rossy

I am always interested in designing things that have a great price point attached to it. Tory Burch

Everything that we design is designing us back Jason Silva

Designing Woman was written for the screen. Vincente Minnelli

My business is to preach to you the beauty of suitability. Elsie de Wolfe

Not all design is for the general good. Paola Antonelli

Good design is being able to put a $100,000 thing next to a $20 thing. If it looks right and it works then it works. It doesn't have to be expensive; it's all about the high meets low for me. Lenny Kravitz

Accessible design is good design. Steve Ballmer

Always beware an unsigned architectural design. Martin Filler

Good design is forever. Van Day Truex

The difference between good design and great design is INTELLIGENCE Tibor Kalman

You can have an art experience in front of a Rembrandt... or in front of a piece of graphic design. Stefan Sagmeister

Design the life that you want to live. Bruce Mau

I design differently because I am Patrick Kelly, and Patrick Kelly is black Patrick Kelly

When is the last time you saw a Lamborghini sale? Chris Campbell

... our objects, bibelots, whatnots, and knickknacks-say the most about who we are. They are as honest as a diary. Charlotte Moss

Take the time and do some small thing that will be noticed and remembered. Choose your objects carefully, and buy only what you love. Charlotte Moss

One often sees a call only in retrospect. This too is God's design. God often reinforces our faith after we trust him, not before. Ravi Zacharias

My dreams are my work. I design out of the things that I love. Ralph Lauren

Every time I design clothes, I'm making a movie. Ralph Lauren

Design is something you have to put your hand to, I. M. Pei

To touch somebody's heart with design. Stefan Sagmeister

I'm Irish but I design something that is quintessentially English and I love hats. Philip Treacy

Content informs design; design without content is decoration. Jeffrey Zeldman

Never design anything that cannot be made, Jean Prouve

Inspiration starts somewhere. Bill Gates

Everything that can be said, can be said clearly. Ludwig Wittgenstein

You make your own luck. Luck is the residue of design. Larry King

You cannot defend your design without knowing what you're designing for. I. M. Pei

There's a saying in the software design industry: "Good. Fast. Cheap. Pick two." Larry Wall

I stayed true to what I thought was good design no matter who it was for. Michael Graves

Design is not art. Design is utilitarian, art is not. Massimo Vignelli

There is in this Universe much of what seems to be design. Carl Sagan

Design isn't just how it looks. It's how it works. Steve Jobs

What we don't include is as important as what we do include. Jonathan Ive

When the image is new, the world is new. Gaston Bachelard

All design is the process of making experiences. Nathan Shedroff

Where you innovate, how you innovate, and what you innovate are design problems. Tim Brown

Be stimulated by rejection Bob Gill

You have to be interested in culture to design for it. Lorraine Wild

Think more design less Ellen Lupton

Etch out the future on your own design. Thomas Dolby

You have to finish things - that's what you learn from, you learn by finishing things. Neil Gaiman

Work your ass off. Don't be an asshole. Stefan Sagmeister

There is a great amity between designing and art. Joseph Addison

Typomania is curable but not fatal. Unfortunately. Erik Spiekermann

Everyone is an artist. Joseph Beuys

Design isn't just about making things beautiful; it's also about making things work beautifully. Roger Martin

You design the life you want to have. T Harv Eker

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