Apr 28, 2007

Quotes on Design, Creativity & Advertising

“Interactive design [is] a seamless blend of graphic arts, technology, and psychology.” —Brad Wieners, 2002

“True interactivity is not about clicking on icons or downloading files, it’s about encouraging communication.” —Ed Scholssberg

"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see."
Henry David Thoreau

"Creative without strategy is called 'art'. Creative with strategy is called 'advertising'." -Jef I. Richards

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

“Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity.” -Charles Mingus

"Good design is problem solving.” --Jeffery Veen

“You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.” -Steve Jobs

2 comments:

Robert said...

snooze. if you love these, great! everyone needs their favorites. I guess it really depends on your passions... wouldve given this more thought but the family is home. later.

San :) said...

No, these are not my favorites quotes in the world, but yes, they are related to one of my passions, creativity.

Anyway, I am starting with something I would like to do, to have a post with good quotes once a week or once a month.

Now, one of my favorites quotes is the one that you can see in the footer of this site... ;)