Here are some quotes worth remembering. Feel free to add more.
“When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.” John Ruskin
“It doesn’t matter if you’re designing a coffee cup or a 25,000squm building – the principles of design are the same; it’s just a matter of scale.” Jan Kaplicky
“Your mind works best in the same way as a parachute works best- when it’s open” Ivan Shaw
“Design unlocks innovation and turns ideas into reality.” John Sorell
“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
“In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” Albert Einstein
“Design is not just about survival and profitability, it’s about making a difference- and it ought to be for the better.” Charles Handy
"The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety." Felix Mendelssohn
"You're the best version of yourself when you manage to have fun doing your work." – from Chris Flink, Ideo
"Your failures interest me far more than your success." – PK 失敗比成功更吸引我的興趣
- When you resolve a problem that nobody else can – you have created something new.
- "Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Design is knowing which ones to keep" -Scott Adams
- People ignore design that ignores people.-Frank Chimero
- Design is where science and art break even.— Robin Mathew
- Design is about changing things to a preferred state.
- It’s art if can’t be explained.It’s fashion if no one asks for an explanation.It’s design if it doesn’t need explanation.— Wouter Stokkel
- Designing a product is designing a relationship.— Steve Rogers
- "To design is to communicate clearly by whatever means you can control or master." Milton Glaser
- "An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail."Dr Edwin Land