Here is some Lovely Inspiring Quotes about Design And designers
Everything is designed. Few things are designed well.
Good design is obvious. Great design is transparent.
Every designers' dirty little secret is that they copy other designers' work. They see work they like, and they imitate it. Rather cheekily, they call this inspiration.
Visual design is often the polar opposite of engineering: trading hard edges for subjective decisions based on gut feelings and personal experiences. It's messy, unpredictable, and notoriously hard to measure. The apparently erratic behavior of artists drives engineers bananas. Their decisions seem arbitrary and risk everything with no guaranteed benefit.
Design is where science and art break even.
Design should never say, "Look at me." It should always say, "Look at this."
Bad design is smoke, while good design is a mirror.
Don't design for everyone. It's impossible. All you end up doing is designing something that makes everyone unhappy.
Good design is a lot like clear thinking made visual.
People think that design is styling. Design is not style. It's not about giving shape to the shell and not giving a damn about the guts. Good design is a renaissance attitude that combines technology, cognitive science, human need, and beauty to produce something that the world didn't know it was missing.
Design is an opportunity to continue telling the story, not just to sum everything up.
Design is not the narrow application of formal skills, it is a way of thinking.
Designers are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
Design creates culture. Culture shapes values. Values determine the future.
Robert L. Peters
It's art if can't be explained.
It's fashion if no one asks for an explanation.
It's design if it doesn't need explanation.
I love the comment, "You must love designing for a living." At that point I usually start to laugh or break into uncontrollable tears.