Simplicity Quotes

Most popular simplicity quotes

Simplicity brings more happiness than complexity.
Simplicity is the glory of expression.

glory

Simplicity, carried to an extreme, becomes elegance.
Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Simplicity does not precede complexity, but follows it.
Our life is frittered away by detail . . . Simplify, simplify.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.
When thought is too weak to be simply expressed, it's clear proof that it should be rejected.

ideas

I believe the art of living consists not so much in complicating simple things as in simplifying things that are not.
Perfection is finally attained, not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.

perfection

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex ... It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.

genius

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius—and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.