Category “Quotes”

A good designer finds an elegant way to put everything you need on a page. A great designer convinces you half that shit is unnecessary.

– Mike Monteiro

What works good is better than what looks good, because what works good lasts.

– Ray Eames

A graphic design must satisfy the problem, but it can achieve a life of its own, transcending the assignment.

– John Massey

The grid is an integral part of book design. It’s not something that you see. It’s just like underwear: you wear it, but it’s not to be exposed. The grid is the underwear of the book.

– Massimo Vignelli

Minimalism is about creating complete harmony and not about making simple.

– Naoto Fukasawa

The details are details. They make the product. The connections, the connections, the connections. It will in the end be these details that give the product its life.

– Charles Eames