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Design Quotes

Someone had rightly said, “Design is the intentional execution of spontaneous inspiration.” Content, purpose, and intent are deemed as the three cornerstones of design upon which a drawing or a blueprint rests. Everything we see around us is created by man, carefully conceived, designed and made by human hands. Color, texture, sizing, shaping and spacing- all goes into making a design come to life. Here is an interesting compilation of famous design quotes for your better understanding on this topic.

People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

The miracle on earth are the laws of heaven.

- Jean Paul

Man's biological weakness is the condition of human culture.

- Erich Fromm

Perhaps catastrophe is the natural human environment, and even though we spend a good deal of energy trying to get away from it, we are programmed for survival amid catastrophe.

- Germaine Greer

Civilization had too many rules for me, so I did my best to rewrite them.

- Bill Cosby

A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.

- Carl Jung

I did not direct my life. I didn't design it. I never made decisions. Things always came up and made them for me. That's what life is.

- B. F. Skinner

Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Destruction, hence, like creation, is one of Nature's mandates .

- Justine , Marquis de Sade

It is always by way of pain one arrives at pleasure.

- Marquis de Sade

Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.

- William Butler Yeats

Chess can be described as the movement of pieces eating one another.

- Marcel Duchamp

Behind every cloud is another cloud.

- Judy Garland

Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.

- Steve Jobs

We just bought this house. It's too big. It's like 400,000 square feet, or something. We got an indoor lake and ski slope in the house! It's just too big.

- Adam Sandler

I'd like to design something like a city or a museum. I want to do something hands on rather than just play golf which is the sport of the religious right..

- Brad Pitt

Perfection of planned layout is achieved only by institutions on the point of collapse.

- C. Northcote Parkinson

A purpose, an intention, a design, strikes everywhere even the careless, the most stupid thinker.

- David Hume

The physical world, including our bodies, is a response of the observer. We create our bodies as we create the experience of our world.

- Deepak Chopra

Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments.

- Erma Bombeck

A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.

- Mostly Harmless , Douglas Adams

For the novels I wrote before selling anything, I didn't outline much. I had a vague idea of the story.

- George Stephen

Boston's freeway system is insane. It was clearly designed by a person who had spent his childhood crashing toy trains.

- Bill Bryson

Architecture is the reaching out for the truth.

- Louis Kahn

Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love.

- Louis Kahn

I have fun with my clothes onstage; it's not a concert you're seeing, it's a fashion show.

- Freddie Mercury

You know, I designed the Queen crest. I simply combined all the creatures that represent our star signs-and I don't even believe in astrology.

- Freddie Mercury

The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house.

- Annie Leibovitz

About half my designs are controlled fantasy, 15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs.

- Manolo Blahnik

I believe in communication; books communicate ideas and make bridges between people.

- Jeanette Winterson

Capital isn't that important in business. Experience isn't that important. You can get both of these things. What is important is ideas.

- Harvey S. Firestone

If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life. Ideas are any man's greatest asset.

- Harvey S. Firestone

Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions.

- Coco Chanel

Design is so critical it should be on the agenda of every meeting in every single department.

- Tom Peters

All those years of skating and dancing have carried over. I can't design anything without thinking of how a woman's body will look and move when she's wearing it

- Vera Wang

I work with structure, but I go outside the box and give it my own spin. I adore the challenge of creating truly modern clothes - where a woman's personality and sense of style are realized.

- Vera Wang

When I design a wedding dress with a bustle, it has to be one the bride can dance in. I love the idea that something is practical and still looks great.

- Vera Wang

I think people, for the most part, actually want what they think is best.

- David Cross

But, having a perfume and license, in general, is a financial necessity. A designer must, to reap back the money spent on prototypes and all that sort of thing.

- Vivienne Westwood

Love is a chain of love as nature is a chain of life.

- Truman Capote

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