Favorite Quotations ~† Simplicity, 2 Just in Case You Ever Wonder

"Seek simplicity but distrust it." ~ Alfred North Whitehead

My Asheville sunrise, July 4, 2006

Force, lucidity, unity, simplicity, economy of expression are virtues which we may all obtain. Originality will be as God pleases. ~ T.C. Allbutt

Man is an over-complicated organism. If he is doomed to extinction he will die out for want of simplicity. ~ Ezra Pound

Nature is pleased with simplicity. ~ Isaac Newton

Simple pleasures are the last healthy refuge in a complex world. ~ Oscar Wilde

The faultless formulas of television--the ones that last--are simple. ~ Dick Clark

Simplicity is the most difficult thing to secure in this world; it is the last limit of experience and the last effort of genius. ~ George Sand

Don't make the process harder than it is. ~ Jack Welch, IBD, 9/19/03

There is no greatness where simplicity, goodness, and truth are absent. ~ Leo Tolstoy

The little things are infinitely the most important. ~ Arthur Conan Doyle

Simplicity doesnít mean to live in misery and poverty. You have what you need, and you donít want to have what you donít need. ~ Charan Singh

Simplicity of living gives you sensitivity of character. A lot of people told me that leaving L.A. and moving to Volcano (district of the Big Island) would ruin my career, but that's my kuleana, my business. ~ Jason Scott Lee, Honolulu Advertiser, 8/30/05

I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things in life which are the real ones after all. ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder

Simplicity is an exact medium between too little and too much. ~ Joshua Reynolds

Einstein's Three Rules of Work: 1. Out of clutter, find simplicity. 2. From discord, find harmony. 3. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. ~ Albert Einstein

Find joy in simplicity, self-respect, and indifference to what lies between virtue and vice. Love the human race. Follow the divine. ~ Marcus Aurelius

In cooking, as in all the arts, simplicity is the sign of perfection. ~ Curnonsky

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