Paul Graham on Simplicity

When you’re forced to be simple, you’re forced to face the real problem. When you can’t deliver ornament, you have to deliver substance. – Paul Graham

(Taken from the essay Taste for Makers)

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  1. I keep it in my pocket for clients.

  2. Love this a lot!

    I so hope dutch design is over….. Unfortunately we (dutch) are all about ornament both in form and (even more unfortunate) meaning…