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Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
Things should be made as simple as possible, but not any simpler.
As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.
Henry David Thoreau
Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler.
By making bold cuts in spending and commonsense entitlement reforms, we will make our government simpler, smaller, and smarter.
People love westerns worldwide. There's something fantasy-like about an individual fighting the elements. Or even bad guys and the elements. It's a simpler time. There's no organized laws and stuff.
An expert is someone who has succeeded in making decisions and judgements simpler through knowing what to pay attention to and what to ignore.
Edward de Bono
It can't be any simpler: the farewell is going to be on the Champs-Elysees.
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards.
Birds are a miracle because they prove to us there is a finer, simpler state of being which we may strive to attain.
If only I may grow: firmer, simpler, quieter, warmer.
It is much simpler to buy books than to read them and easier to read them than to absorb their contents.
During the 80s and 90s, we all became consumed with ourselves. In the 21st century, we've come back to simpler times. People are struggling economically and this has forced them to scale back the material aspects of their lives and realise the beauty of finding the simple joy in being with the people we love.
It is simpler and easier to flatter people than to praise them.
Sometimes films ignore other points of view because it's simpler to tell the story that way, but the more genuine and sympathetic you are to different points of view and situations, the more real the story is.
The simpler it is, the more beautiful it will become.
I have learned not to read reviews. Period. And I hate reviewers. All of them, or at least all but two or three. Life is much simpler ignoring reviews and the nasty people who write them. Critics should find meaningful work.
We all pine for a time in life when things were simpler. Even when they weren't necessarily simpler, hindsight makes them look a lot simpler. The reality of it was that it wasn't.
My palate is simpler than it used to be. A young chef adds and adds and adds to the plate. As you get older, you start to take away.
If I were gay, life would be a lot simpler. I'm kind of annoyed that I'm not.
For those who believe in God the matter is simpler still and clearly than anything else: because those who believe in God believe that God is the Creator of the whole Universe and there is nothing that does not come from Him.
Barack Obama's life was so much simpler in 2009. Back then, he had refined the cold act of blaming others for the bad economy into an art form. Deficits? Blame Bush's tax cuts. Spending? Blame the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. No business investment? Blame Wall Street.
The simpler things are, the happier they are.
I'm a big fan of all-you-can-eat plans, because they're simpler for customers.
Things were a lot simpler in Detroit. I didn't care about anything but boyfriends.
For my own singing, I used to be attracted by the baroque, the flashier the better, but now I prefer a simpler, purer style.
I think I thought it would be important for electronics as we knew it then, but that was a much simpler business and electronics was mostly radio and television and the first computers.
This evolution may compromise Java's claim of being simpler than C++, but my guess is that the effort will make Java a better language than it is today.
The main purpose of science is simplicity and as we understand more things, everything is becoming simpler.
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