We all get a little lost sometimes, feeling stuck in a creative dead-end. What works best in these situations, is real wisdom, from some of the worlds greatest creative minds! Here is a collection of 15 inspirational design quotes that will help you find your lost motivation and stir up that creative spark!
A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Computers are to design, as microwaves are to cooking.
Design is about making thing good (and then better) and right (and fantastic) for the people who use and encounter them.
Design is to invent with intent. If you take away the “invent” bit, you have an engineer. If you take away the “intent” bit, you have an artist.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Design is thinking made visual.
Details are not details. They make the design.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Good design doesn’t date. Bad design does.
Good design is obvious. Great design is transparent.
Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because that idea wasn’t theirs.
I’ve been amazed at how often those outside the discipline of design assume that what designers do is decoration. Good design is problem solving.
Imagination is the beginning of creation.
George Bernard Shaw
There is no design without discipline. There is no discipline without intelligence.
To dismiss front-end design as mere icing is to jeopardize the success of any site.