Simplicity Quotes, Sayings about being simple - Page 3

Material blessings, when they pay beyond the category of need, are weirdly fruitful of headache.
– Philip Wylie

When an idea is too weak to support a simple statement, it is a sign that it should be rejected.
– Vauvenargues

When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
– Lao Tzu

There are only five things you can do in baseball: run, throw, catch, hit, and hit with power.
– Leo Durocher

The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
– Walt Whitman

As beautiful as simplicity is, it can become a tradition that stands in the way of exploration.
– Laura Nyro

When thought is too weak to be simply expressed, it’s clear proof that it should be rejected.
– Luc Clapiers

If you don’t like something about yourself, change it. If you can’t change it, accept it.
– Ted Shackelford

I just take my three swings and go sit on the bench. I don’t ever want to mess up my swing.
– Dick Allen

The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.
– Hans Hofmann

Maybe a person’s time would be as well spent raising food as raising money to buy food.
– Frank A. Clark

Simplicity is an acquired taste. Mankind, left free, instinctively complicates life.
– Katherine F. Gerould

My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what I feel in the best and simplest way.
– Ernest Hemingway

I have a simple philosophy. Fill what’s empty. Empty what’s full.Scratch where it itches.
– Alice Roosevelt Longworth

Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.
– William Morris

Simple style is like white light. It is complex, but its complexity is not obvious.
– Anatole France

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not one bit simpler.
– Albert Einstein

The more we reduce the size of our world, the more we shall be its master.
– Jacinto Benavente

Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
– Lao tzu

A little simplification would be the first step toward rational living, I think.
– Eleanor Roosevelt