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To my mind, simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.

Coco Chanel (1883-1971) French dress designer [Gabrielle Chanel]
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Added on 20-Nov-20 | Last updated 20-Nov-20
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Ugly programs are like ugly suspension bridges: they’re much more liable to collapse than pretty ones, because the way humans (especially engineer-humans) perceive beauty is intimately related to our ability to process and understand complexity.

Eric S. Raymond (b. 1957) American software developer, writer [a.k.a. ESR]
The Cathedral & the Bazaar (1999)
Added on 5-Aug-20 | Last updated 5-Aug-20
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Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.

Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993) Belgian-English actress
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Added on 14-Feb-20 | Last updated 14-Feb-20
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In character, in manners, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) American poet
Kavanagh: A Tale (1849)
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Added on 6-Jun-17 | Last updated 6-Jun-17
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