“50 Inspirational Quotes on the Art & Science of Design”

50 Inspirational Quotes on the Art & Science of Design via Psdtuts
my personal Top 5:

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

David Hockney
Art has to move you and design does not, unless it's a good design for a bus.

Adrian Frutiger
If you remember the shape of your spoon at lunch, it has to be the wrong shape. The spoon and the letter are tools; one to take food from the bowl, the other to take information off the page... When it is a good design, the reader has to feel comfortable because the letter is both banal and beautiful.

Paul Rand
It is no secret that the real world in which the designer functions is not the world of art, but the world of buying and selling.

Steve Jobs
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.

kinda famous folks in my Top 5... lol, dunno just kinda happened.

My personal Opinion:
Art stands for itself. Design has to stand for its purpose. Art is beautiful, Design is useful.

now, what am I? I am a Designer. Or at least i try to be ;).


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