Phrases about 'Design'

I used to design for my body, which was flat-chested with big hips. That's why my clothes were tight on top with full skirts.

Author: Betsey Johnson - American Designer
  Body , Big , Clothes , Design


Leo Hurwicz is the father of mechanism design theory and has inspired much of my work, and Roger Myerson is an old friend and collaborator and a tremendous economist.

Author: Eric Maskin - American Economist
  Work , Father , Friend , Design


When I met Dante I didn't work in the movies, but I enjoyed so much the movies. I worked in interior design and when I met Dante, we tried to do something together.

Author: Francesca Lo Schiavo - Italian Designer
  Work , Movies , Together , Design


Any design, whether it's for a ship or an airplane, must be done in anticipation of potential failures.

Author: Henry Petroski - American Author
  Done , Ship , Design , Airplane


It is not that you do wrong by design, but that you should never do right by mistake.

Author: Junius - Author
  You , Never , Mistake , Design


Volvo has one weakness, and that is in the interior design. They have not adapted to the Chinese people's perception of luxury when it comes to the interior design, and this has to be addressed.

Author: Li Shufu - Chinese Businessman
  People , Weakness , Perception , Design


I'm afraid that it's not possible to design a defense against every conceivable threat that you can think of.

Author: Steven Weinberg - American Scientist
  You , Think , Possible , Design


Our guiding principle was that design is neither an intellectual nor a material affair, but simply an integral part of the stuff of life, necessary for everyone in a civilized society.

Author: Walter Gropius - German Architect
  Life , Everyone , Society , Design


Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.

Author: William Butler Yeats - Irish Poet
  Think , Connection , Design , Silent


Actually, I didn't make the claim that Ruby follows the principle of least surprise. Someone felt the design of Ruby follows that philosophy, so they started saying that. I didn't bring that up, actually.

Author: Yukihiro Matsumoto - Japanese Scientist
  Someone , Saying , Surprise , Design