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62 Top Design and User Experience Quotes


Here is a list of 62 Top Design and User Experience Quotes . Lets take a look at them one by one


1 Salvador Dali

Number 1 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Salvador Dali

“Have no fear of perfection—you’ll never reach it.” –Salvador Dali

2 Irene Au

Number 2 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Irene Au

“Good design is like a refrigerator—when it works, no one notices, but when it doesn’t, it sure stinks.” –Irene Au

3 Torrie T. Asai

Number 3 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Torrie T. Asai

“Creativity is nothing but a mind set free.” –Torrie T. Asai

4 Charles Eames

Number 4 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Charles Eames

“The role of the designer is that of a good, thoughtful host anticipating the needs of his guests” –Charles Eames

5 Don Draper

Number 5 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Don Draper

“Make it simple, but significant.” –Don Draper

6 Paul Rand

Number 6 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Paul Rand

“Design can be art. Design can be simple. That’s why it’s so complicated.” –Paul Rand

7 Wojciech Zieliński

Number 7 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Wojciech Zieliński

“Whitespace is like air: it is necessary for design to breathe.” –Wojciech Zieliński

8 Frank Chimero

Number 8 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Frank Chimero

“People ignore designs that ignore people” –Frank Chimero

9 H. L. Mencken

Number 9 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is H. L. Mencken

“For every complex problem, there is an aswer that is clear, simple, and wrong.” –H. L. Mencken

10 Paul Rand

Number 10 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Paul Rand

“To design is much more than simply to assemble, to order, or even to edit: it is to add value and meaning, to illuminate, to simplify, to clarify, to modify, to dignify, to dramatize, to persuade, and perhaps even to amuse. To design is to transform prose into poetry.” –Paul Rand

11 Charles Eames

Number 11 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Charles Eames

“Recognizing the need is the primary condition for design.” –Charles Eames

12 Joe Sparano

Number 12 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Joe Sparano

“Good design is obvious. Great design is transparent.” –Joe Sparano

13 Massimo Vignelli

Number 13 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Massimo Vignelli

“Styles come and go. Good design is a language, not a style.” –Massimo Vignelli

14 Steve Jobs

Number 14 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Steve Jobs

“Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” –Steve Jobs

15 Ralf Speth

Number 15 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Ralf Speth

“If you think good design is expensive, you should look at the cost of bad design.” –Ralf Speth

16 Massimo Vignelli

Number 16 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Massimo Vignelli

“If you do it right, it will last forever.” –Massimo Vignelli

17 Brian Reed

Number 17 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Brian Reed

“Everything is designed. Few things are designed well.” -Brian Reed

18 John Maeda

Number 18 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is John Maeda

“Design is a solution to a problem. Art is a question to a problem.” –John Maeda

19 John Chris Jones

Number 19 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is John Chris Jones

“Design everything on the assumption that people are not heartless or stupid but marvelously capable, given the chance.” –John Chris Jones

20 Irene Etzkorn

Number 20 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Irene Etzkorn

“There is no such thing as a boring project. There are only boring executions.” –Irene Etzkorn

21 John Maeda

Number 21 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is John Maeda

“Simplicity is about subtracting the obvious and adding the meaningful.” –John Maeda

22 Steve Jobs

Number 22 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Steve Jobs

“Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.” –Steve Jobs

23 Michael Bierut

Number 23 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Michael Bierut

“Simplicity, wit, and good typography.” –Michael Bierut

24 Dave McClure

Number 24 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Dave McClure

“Design is more important than technology in most consumer applications.” –Dave McClure

25 Naoto Fukasawa

Number 25 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Naoto Fukasawa

“Great design is a multi-layered relationship between human life and its environment.” –Naoto Fukasawa

26 Albert Einstein

Number 26 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Albert Einstein

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” –Albert Einstein

27 Unknown

Number 27 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Unknown

“Creativity is only as obscure as your reference.” –Unknown

28 E. F. Schumacher

Number 28 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is E. F. Schumacher

“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex. It takes a touch of genius—and a lot of courage—to move in the opposite direction.” –E. F. Schumacher

29 Elon Musk

Number 29 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Elon Musk

“Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.” –Elon Musk

30 Buckminster Fuller

Number 30 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Buckminster Fuller

“A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist, and evolutionary strategist.” –Buckminster Fuller

31 Martin LeBlanc, Iconfinder

Number 31 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Martin LeBlanc, Iconfinder

“A user interface is like a joke. If you have to explain it, it’s not that good.” –Martin LeBlanc, Iconfinder

32 Jessica Hische

Number 32 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Jessica Hische

“The work you do while you procrastinate is probably the work you should be doing for the rest of your life.” –Jessica Hische

33 Leo Burnett

Number 33 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Leo Burnett

“Curiosity about life in all its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.” –Leo Burnett

34 Startup L. Jackson Twitter account

Number 34 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Startup L. Jackson Twitter account

“Y’all talk about UX like it’s just another feature. For a user, it literally is the product. Full stop. Everything else is inside baseball.” –Startup L. Jackson Twitter account

35 Robert L. Peters

Number 35 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Robert L. Peters

“Design creates culture. Culture shapes values. Values determine the future.” –Robert L. Peters

36 David Ogilvy

Number 36 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is David Ogilvy

“The best ideas come as jokes. Make your thinking as funny as possible.” –David Ogilvy

37 Henry Petroski

Number 37 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Henry Petroski

Everything we do is designed, whether we're producing a magazine, a website, or a bridge. Design is really the creative invention that designs everything. - Henry Petroski

38 Frank Lloyd Wright

Number 38 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Frank Lloyd Wright

Space is the breath of art. - Frank Lloyd Wright

39 Charles Eames

Number 39 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Charles Eames

The details are not the details. They make the design. - Charles Eames

40 Fred Wilson

Number 40 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Fred Wilson

Mobile does not reward feature richness. – Fred Wilson

41 Blake Ross, Co-creator of Mozilla Firefox

Number 41 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Blake Ross, Co-creator of Mozilla Firefox

“The next big thing is the one that makes the last big thing usable.”— Blake Ross, Co-creator of Mozilla Firefox

42 Scott Belsky, Chief Product Officer

Number 42 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Scott Belsky, Chief Product Officer

“Rule of thumb for UX: More options, more problems.” — Scott Belsky, Chief Product Officer

43 Brenda Laurel, PhD, Independent Scholar

Number 43 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Brenda Laurel, PhD, Independent Scholar

“Design isn’t finished until somebody is using it.”— Brenda Laurel, PhD, Independent Scholar

44 Fred Beecher, Director of UX, The Nerdery

Number 44 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Fred Beecher, Director of UX, The Nerdery

“How do I explain what I do at a party? The short version is that I say I humanize technology.” — Fred Beecher, Director of UX, The Nerdery

45 Dain Miller, Web Developer

Number 45 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Dain Miller, Web Developer

“UI is the saddle, the stirrups, & the reins. UX is the feeling you get being able to ride the horse.”— Dain Miller, Web Developer

46 John Maeda, Designer and Technologist

Number 46 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is John Maeda, Designer and Technologist

“Design used to be the seasoning you’d sprinkle on for taste; now it’s the flour you need at the start of the recipe.”— John Maeda, Designer and Technologist

47 Alan Cooper, Software Designer and Programmer

Number 47 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Alan Cooper, Software Designer and Programmer

“If we want users to like our software, we should design it to behave like a likeable person: respectful, generous and helpful.”— Alan Cooper, Software Designer and Programmer

48 Lorinda Mamo, Designer / Creative Director

Number 48 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Lorinda Mamo, Designer / Creative Director

“Every great design begins with an even better story.”— Lorinda Mamo, Designer / Creative Director

49 Rachel Decker, UX Researcher a HubSpot

Number 49 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Rachel Decker, UX Researcher a HubSpot

Usability testing shows you if something is usable. Beta testing shows you if people will actually use it. – Rachel Decker, UX Researcher a HubSpot

50 John Zeratsky, Design Partner at Google Ventures

Number 50 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is John Zeratsky, Design Partner at Google Ventures

Spend as much time on copy as you do on visuals. – John Zeratsky, Design Partner at Google Ventures

51 Todd Waterbury, Chief Creative Officer at Target

Number 51 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Todd Waterbury, Chief Creative Officer at Target

Innovation is often the product of constraint. – Todd Waterbury, Chief Creative Officer at Target

52 Jeff Gothelf, Principal at Neo

Number 52 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Jeff Gothelf, Principal at Neo

Agile is iterative. Design is iterative. Why couldn’t they work together? – Jeff Gothelf, Principal at Neo

53 Tim Cook, CEO at Apple

Number 53 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Tim Cook, CEO at Apple

Most business models have focused on self interest instead of user experience. – Tim Cook, CEO at Apple

54 Shlomo Goltz, User Researcher at Hearsay Social

Number 54 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Shlomo Goltz, User Researcher at Hearsay Social

Empathy is important to understanding users holistically. – Shlomo Goltz, User Researcher at Hearsay Social

55 Dan Saffer, Author of “Microinteractions”

Number 55 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Dan Saffer, Author of “Microinteractions”

Speak Human. Feedback is for human beings, so address them as such. Use the words your users use. – Dan Saffer, Author of “Microinteractions”

56 Hoa Lorangers, Director at Nielsen Norman Group

Number 56 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Hoa Lorangers, Director at Nielsen Norman Group

Your old site is the best prototype of your new site. – Hoa Lorangers, Director at Nielsen Norman Group

57 Alan Cooper, President of Cooper

Number 57 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Alan Cooper, President of Cooper

Humans have always been emotional and have always reacted to the artifacts in their world emotionally. – Alan Cooper, President of Cooper

58 Denis Weil, Innovation Executive formerly at McDonald’s

Number 58 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Denis Weil, Innovation Executive formerly at McDonald’s

We need to stop worrying about proving the value of design and just focus on outcomes that provide value. – Denis Weil, Innovation Executive formerly at McDonald’s

59 Paul Rand

Number 59 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Paul Rand

“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.”

60 Nevile Brody

Number 60 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Nevile Brody

“Digital design is like painting, except the paint never dries.”

61 Frank Chimero

Number 61 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Frank Chimero

“Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because that idea wasn’t theirs.”

62 Lindon Leader

Number 62 on the list of Top Design and User Experience Quotes is Lindon Leader

“I strive for two things in design: simplicity and clarity. Great design is born of those two things.”


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