90+ Best Simplicity Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Inspirational simplicity quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

Powerful Collection of Most Famous Simplicity Quotes

The less I needed, the better I felt. – Charles Bukowski

The most complicated skill is to be simple. – Anonymous

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. – Confucius

In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. – Leonardo da Vinci

I have three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. – Lao Tzu

Less stuff equals more freedom. – Maxime Lagacé

Simplicity reveals the pure beauty of life. – Debasish Mridha

The most complicated skill is to be simple. – Dejan Stojanovic

That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains. – Steve Jobs

Simplicity is not about deprivation. Simplicity is about a greater appreciation for things that really matter. – Anonymous

If buying stuff hasn’t made you happy, maybe getting rid of it will. – Joshua Becker

With wisdom comes the desire for simplicity. – Brendon Burchard

The art of simplicity is a puzzle of complexity. – Douglas Horton

Simplicity boils down to two steps: Identify the essential. Eliminate the rest. – Leo Babauta

Truth is ever to be found in simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things. – Isaac Newton

It is always the simple that produces the marvelous. – Amelia Barr

Simplicity is a prerequisite for reliability. – Edsger Dijkstra

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures. – Lao Tzu

He who is contented is rich. – Lao Tzu

I’ve always liked simplicity. – Marissa Mayer

Live simply. Dream big. Be grateful. Give love. Laugh lots. – Anonymous

Simplicity is the most difficult thing to secure in this world; it is the last limit of experience and the last effort of genius. – George Sand

Simplicity is an exact medium between too little and too much. – Sir Joshua Reynolds

Order and simplification are the first steps toward the mastery of a subject. – Thomas Mann

Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials. – Lin Yutang

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

I will not say yes when my heart says no. – Courtney Carver

Receive without conceit, release without struggle. – Marcus Aurelius

Never overlook the power of simplicity. – Robin Sharma

Out of chaos, find simplicity. From discord, find harmony. – Bruce Lee

Simplicity is the outcome of technical subtlety. It is the goal, not the starting point. – Maurice Saatchi

Simplicity is a state of mind. – Charles Wagner

Understanding reduces the greatest to simplicity, and lack of it causes the least to take on the magnitude. – Raymond Holliwell

Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance. – Coco Chanel

The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires. – Seneca

A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone. – Henry David Thoreau

I always go for simplicity. – David Bailey

Make it simple but significant. – Anonymous

If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself. – Albert Einstein

The greatest ideas are the simplest. – William Golding

Nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is to be great. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Almost all quality improvement comes via simplification of design, manufacturing, layout, processes, and procedures. – Tom Peters

There is beauty in simplicity. – Anonymous

In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity. – Henry Wandsworth

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. – William James

Saying no is more important than saying yes. – Shane Parrish

Simplicity is the soul of efficiency. – Austin Freeman

Very often, people confuse simple with simplistic. The nuance is lost on most. – Clement Mok

Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification. – Martin H. Fischer

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

People often associate complexity with deeper meaning, when often after precious time has been lost, it is realized that simplicity is the key to everything. – Gary Hopkins

Simplicity is not style, it is a state of harmony. – Naoto Fukasawa

A vocabulary of truth and simplicity will be of service throughout your life. – Winston Churchill

He is not rich, that enjoyeth not his own goods. – Pythagoras

Every increased possession loads us with new weariness. – John Ruskin

Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity. – Henry David Thoreau

Growth creates complexity, which requires simplicity. – Andy Stanley

Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify. – Henry David Thoreau

It is not a daily increase, but a daily decrease. Hack away at the inessentials. – Bruce Lee

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

Things are never as complicated as they seem. It is only our arrogance that prompts us to find unnecessarily complicated answers to simple problems. – Muhammad Yunus

Simplicity is the key to brilliance. – Bruce Lee

There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth. – Leo Tolstoy

Let’s stop telling each other how busy we are. – Unknown

The more you have, the more you are occupied. The less you have, the more free you are. – Mother Teresa

One of the biggest accelerators to change is simplicity. – Dr Henry Cloud

The role of genius is not to complicate the simple, but to simplify the complicated. – Criss Jami

Complexity is impressive, but simplicity is genius. – Lance Wallnau

Complexity is enemy of execution. – Anthony Robbins

Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Come can avoid it. Geniuses remove it. – Alan Perlis

That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex. You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains. – Steve Jobs

The more simple we are, the more complete we become. – August Rodin

Slow down. Do less. – Maxime Lagacé

Keep things simple. – Anonymous

Live simply, so that others may simply live. – Mother Theresa

Nature teaches us simplicity and contentment because in its presence we realize we need very little to be happy. – Mark Coleman

In zen, poverty is voluntary, and considered not really as poverty so much as simplicity, freedom, unclutteredness. – Alan Watts

Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough. – Charles Dudley Warner

Simplicity will stand out, while complexity will get lost in the crowd. – Kevin Barnett

Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge. – Winston Churchill

The evolution of knowledge is toward simplicity, not complexity. – L. Ron Hubbard

The simplification of life is one of the steps to inner peace. – Mildred Norman

As you simplify your life, the laws of the Universe will be simpler; solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness. – Henry David Thoreau

In everything, love simplicity. – Saint Francis De Sales

The greatest step towards a life of simplicity is to learn to let go. – Steve Maraboli

Our joy comes from living our own lives simply – never from demanding that others live simply or from ever making any demands whatsoever upon others. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Simplicity is the trademark of genius. – Robin Sharma

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