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Design works if it's authentic, inspired, and has a clear point of view. It can't be a collection of input.
Everyone designs who devises courses of action aimed at changing existing situations into preferred ones.
Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal; While others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before.
Every contrivance of man, every tool, every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use, of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginnings.
The details are the very source of expression in architecture. But we are caught in a vice between art and the bottom line.
The design of each element should be thought out in order to be easy to make and easy to repair.
Designs are increasingly winning competitions because they are literally green, and because somewhere they feature a small windmill.
Outside of the chair, the teapot is the most ubiquitous and important design element in the domestic environment and almost everyone who has tackled the world of design has ended up designing one.
Design is an unknown.
The artist in me cries out for design.
Many things difficult to design prove easy to performance.
Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Miguel de Cervantes
Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy.
Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.
William Butler Yeats
I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
Designers are very fickle. I never wanted to be a victim of that. You're in one minute, out the next.
It is only after years of preparation that the young artist should touch color - not color used descriptively, that is, but as a means of personal expression.
Perhaps believing in good design is like believing in God, it makes you an optimist.
I design for the woman who loves being a woman.
Diane von Furstenberg
In the end, I hope there's a little note somewhere that says I designed a good computer.
This is what I like about being a designer: You can't really get it until you see it.
Accessible design is good design.
Designs of purely arbitrary nature cannot be expected to last long.
Chandeliers are marvels of drop-dead showiness, the jewellery of architecture.
It's a very strange thing for a designer to say, but one of the things that really irritates me in products is when I'm aware of designers wagging their tails in my face.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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