"A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness."
Robert Frost

"And I have exposed myself to art so that my work has something beyond just the usual potter."
Beatrice Wood

"Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad."
Salvador Dali

"The best solutions are often simple, yet unexpected."
Julian Casablancas

"Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art."
Susan Sontag

"Even if you flippin' fries at McDonald's, if you are excellent, everybody wants to be in your line."
Oprah Winfrey

"Your ego can become an obstacle to your work. If you start believing in your greatness, it is the death of your creativity."
Marina Abramovic

"You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting."
Meryl Streep

"Capote wrote every day. He said that's the only way, you have to sit down every day and do it."
Debbie Harry

"You have to go through the falling down in order to learn to walk. It helps to know that you can survive it. That's an education in itself."
Carol Burnett

"If you want to achieve things in life, you've just got to do them, and if you're talented and smart, you'll succeed."
Juliana Hatfield

"The only thing that ever sat its way to success was a hen."
Sarah Brown

"A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means."
Henry Hazlitt

"When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece."
John Ruskin

"Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result."
Oscar Wilde

"The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing. (via Quotes Everlasting)"
Marcus Aurelius

"Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected. (via Brainy Quote)"
Steve Jobs

"People ignore design that ignores people. (via designwashere)"
Frank Chimero

"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality. (via SayingsnQuotes.com)"
Walt Disney

"You can't ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new. (via Saucy Social Media)"
Steve Jobs

"Every contrivance of man, every tool, every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use, of each and every kind, evolved from very simple beginnings. (via Brainy Quote)"
Robert Collier

"Design is not just what it looks like. Design is how it works. (via Quoteland.com)"
Steve Jobs

"Design is not for philosophy it's for life. (via Brainy Quote)"
Issey Miyake

"I believe the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity is daring to dare. (via Joy of Quotes)"
Maya Angelou

"Art has to move you and design does not, unless it's a good design for a bus. (via Book of Famous Quotes)"
David Hockney

"A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. (via Quoteland.com)"
Douglas Adams

"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. (via Brainy Quote)"
William James

"Having an idea in the first place is just the start; bringing that idea to life in a way that inspires others to help it grow can mean the difference between an abandoned sketch on a notepad and a successful finished product in a customer's hands. (via Warc)"
Lucy Blakemore

"Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated."
Paul Rand

"Creativity is to think more efficiently."
Pierre Reverdy

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