The Laws of Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life

In the martial art of Karate, for instance, the symbol of pride for a black belt is to wear it long enough such that the die fades to white as to symbolize returning to the beginner state.

Knowledge is comfort, and comfort lies at the heart of simplicity.

SemplicitĂ  significa sottrarre l'ovvio e aggiungere il significativo.

Simplicity is about subtracting the obvious and adding the meaningful.

Simplicity is about subtracting the obvious, and adding the meaningful.

Squint at the world. You will see more, by seeing less.

The best art makes your head spin with questions. Perhaps this is the fundamental distinction between pure art and pure design. While great art makes you wonder, great design makes things clear.
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The best designers in the world all squint when they look at something. They squint to see the forest from the trees-to find the right balance. Squint at the world. You will see more, by seeing less.

the fulfillment from living a meaningful life is the ROE (Return on Emotion). A certain kind of more is always better than less-more care, more love, and more meaningful actions.

The practice of education is the highest form of intellectual philanthropy.

While great art makes you wonder, great design makes things clear.