Inspiring quotes
from creative folks.

When any image is possible, no image is all that impressive anymore.

Billy Ray

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Contemporary digital culture has co-opted the language of revolution and magic without the muscle, ethics, conviction, or imagination of either.

Frank Chimero

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We often mischaracterize design as a practice of problem-solving, as if the problems go away. But closure, at least in my experience, is so rare in design. The loops stay open, because most problems are chronic.

Frank Chimero

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Our idealism has gotten so desperate that we equally applaude efforts to combat malaria in Africa with a 1500$ smart oven that preview to you a dinner to save you a little extra time to cross fit or maybe Netflix and shop.

Jennifer Daniel

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Type works like background music in the supermarket- you are not aware of it and that's why it works.

Erik Spiekermann

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Time is not your obstacle — you are.

Intercom

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People come into this world naked and I consider naked bodies to be people's original, authentic look.

Ren Hang

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Those who live by disruption, die by disruption.

Bruce Sterling

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Talent is only part of the equation.
The rest is network.

Jeff Goins

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Cloned babies, rainbow tulips, transgenic mice afflicted with chronic cancer to serve medical science: are they natural or cultural?

Koert van Mensvoort

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The Anthropocene eats itself.

Liam Young

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Jack of all trades and master of some.

Tobias van Schneider

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What does it take to be a better ancestor?

John Thackara

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The future arrives in mysterious and abrupt ways, and in the present, is often a messy and rambunctious guest.

Chris Messina

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Our fascination with pixels is almost over.

Fabricio Teixeira

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When everything is determined by the number of clicks, you are by definition undermining the seriousness of artistic endeavor.

Andrew Keen

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Complacency is the enemy of great work.

Erik Spiekermann

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We live in a world where kids know more logos than animals.

Koert van Mensvoort

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Good designers need to alternate between being very naive and totally confident.

Intercom

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