Simplicity 4 quotes

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Organic simplicity depends upon feedback loops (both balancing and reinforcing). Mechanical simplicity tries to stop those loops from happening, and eventually fails. That's why politics is so important. Think of evolution as a feedback process, and then think of politics as an instance of frustrated evolution. Bruce Donnelly
Make everything as simple as possible... but no simpler! Albert Einstein
The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. Hans Hofmann
I would not give a fig for the simplicity this side of complexity, but I would give my life for the simplicity on the other side of complexity. Oliver Wendell Holmes