Digital design is like painting, except the paint never dries.
Content precedes design. Design in the absence of content is not design, it's decoration.
Design is in everything we make, but it's also between those things. It's a mix of craft, science, storytelling, propaganda, and philosophy.
Design creates culture. Culture shapes values. Values determine the future.
The life of a designer is a life of fight. Fight against the ugliness. Just like a doctor fights against disease. For us, the visual disease is what we have around, and what we try to do is cure it somehow with design.
Design is where science and art break even.
The life of a designer is a life of fight: fight against the ugliness.
Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated.
A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Color does not add a pleasant quality to design - it reinforces it.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
If you cannot explain it simply, you do not understand it enough.
The public is more familiar with bad design than good design. It is, in effect, conditioned to prefer bad design, because that is what it lives with. The new becomes threatening, the old reassuring.
Websites promote you 24/7: No employee will do that.
Websites should look good from the inside and out.
Never fall in love with an idea. They're whores.
It's through mistakes that you actually can grow. You have to get bad in order to get good.
Graphic design will save the world right after rock and roll does.
Intuitive design is how we give the user new superpowers.
Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and Meaningful.
Never fall in love with an idea. They're whores: if the one you're with isn't doing the job, there's always, always, always another.
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