110 Greatest Quotes About Design
Design my own line? No, I just like the culture.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
The world always seems brighter when you've just made something that wasn't there before.
Design your financial future in every respect, and then make a plan to achieve it.
I design like I breathe. You don't ask to breathe. It just happens.
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Fashion is a language that creates itself in clothes to interpret reality.
Fashion and interior design are one and the same.
Above all else, align with customers. Win when they win. Win only when they win.
I wouldn't mind collaborating with anybody, but I don't want to design anything, I'm not a fashion designer.
Fashion is about two things: the evolution and the opposite.
I can design a collection in a day and I always do, cause I've always got a load of Italians on my back, moaning that it's late.
I love black because it affirms, designs and styles. A woman in a black dress is a pencil stroke.
Yves Saint Laurent
The narrowest hinge in my hand puts to scorn all machinery.
Whatever it takes to finish things, finish. You will learn more from a glorious failure than you ever will from something you never finished.
Set the troops to their tasks without imparting your designs.
To design is to communicate clearly by whatever means you can control or master.
I never design a building before I've seen the site and met the people who will be using it.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Remind yourself. Nobody built like you, you design yourself.
Computers are to design as microwaves are to cooking.
The woman is the most perfect doll that i have dressed with delight and admiration.
Clear thinking at the wrong moment can stifle creativity.
The very design of neoliberal principles is a direct attack on democracy.
When you want to know how things really work, study them when they're coming apart.
Graphic design is the paradise of individuality, eccentricity, heresy, abnormality, hobbies and humors.
Up to a point, it is better to just let the snags [bugs] be there than to spend such time in design that there are none.
If your experiment needs statistics, you ought to have done a better experiment.
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.
Design is so critical it should be on the agenda of every meeting in every single department.
Form follows function - that has been misunderstood. Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union.
Frank Lloyd Wright
It's all in how you arrange the thing... the careful balance of the design is the motion.
You can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future.
There's something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk.
We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it.
Absurdity and anti—absurdity are the two poles of creative energy.
You can use an eraser on the drafting table or a sledge hammer on the construction site.
Frank Lloyd Wright
A purpose, an intention, a design, strikes everywhere even the careless, the most stupid thinker.
Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Miguel de Cervantes
It is impossible to design anything that is foolproof because fools are so ingenious.
The computer can't tell you the emotional story. It can give you the exact mathematical design, but what's missing is the eyebrows.
To create architecture is to put in order. Put what in order? Function and objects.
In a meat-eating world, wearing leather for shoes and clothes and even handbags, the discussion of fur is childish.