Design inspirations 28th June 2016

7 mean quotes on design

by creogram
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1.

I think [the design] sucks. Its shape is not innovative, it’s not elegant and it doesn’t feel anthropomorphic.

– Steve Jobs

 

2.

Designers think everything done by someone else is awful, and that they could do it better   themselves, which explains why I designed my own living room carpet, I suppose.

– Chris Bangle

3.

Less is a bore.

– Robert Venturi

4.

Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because the idea wasn’t theirs.

– Frank Chimero

5.

Being a famous designer is like being a famous dentist.

– Noreen Morioka

6.

Every designers’ dirty little secret is that they copy other designers’ work. They see work they like, and they imitate it. Rather cheekily, they call this inspiration.

– Aaron Russell

7.

A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.

– Douglas Adams