Words of Wisdom

Obviously not by me...


- Just do it.

Antoine de Saint Exupéry - Terre des Hommes (1939)

- Il semble que la perfection soit atteinte non quand il n'y a plus rien à ajouter, mais quand il n'y a plus rien à retrancher.
(It would seem that perfection is attained not when no more can be added, but when no more can be removed.)

Dr. Koichi Kawana

- Simplicity means the achievement of maximum effect with minimum means.


- If something can go wrong, it will.
- Never underestimate the power of group effort to botch up even a good design.

Carroll Smith - Engineer to Win

- There is no such thing as material failure - all failures are human in origin.
- Parts do not break - we break them.

Coco Chanel

- Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.

Nicholas Burroughs

- Simplicity should be found in the execution, not in the meaning.
- Minimalism is not a lack of something. It’s simply the perfect amount of something.

Unknown clever person

- You are what you eat.

The interwebs

- Intuition is instinct tempered by experience.