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Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful.


Dieter Rams


#good #great #intelligible #making #meaningful

I find the selectivity of erotic love - the choice of this man or this woman - much more intelligible if liking the person is the origin of sexual interest, rather than the other way.


Mortimer Adler


#find #i #intelligible #interest #liking

I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible.


Jane Austen


#enough #i #speak #unintelligible #well

The best reason why Monarchy is a strong government is, that it is an intelligible government. The mass of mankind understand it, and they hardly anywhere in the world understand any other.


Walter Bagehot


#anywhere #best #government #hardly #intelligible

The first attempt at a response: there must have been a fall, a decline, and the road to salvation can only be the return of the sensible finite into the intelligible infinite.


Hans Urs von Balthasar


#been #decline #fall #finite #first

Making itself intelligible is suicide for philosophy.


Martin Heidegger


#itself #making #philosophy #suicide

Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things: first, an ideal, with takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice.


Arnold J. Toynbee


#aroused #carrying #definite #enthusiasm #first

We see things in this material world, wherein our bodies dwell, only because our mind through its attention lives in another world, only because it contemplates the beauties of the archetypal and intelligible world which Reason contains.


Nicolas Malebranche


#archetypal #attention #beauties #because #bodies

The object of pure physics is the unfolding of the laws of the intelligible world; the object of pure mathematics that of unfolding the laws of human intelligence.


James Joseph Sylvester


#human intelligence #intelligence #intelligible #laws #mathematics

With a painter's temperament, all that's needed are the means of expression sufficient to be intelligible to the wide public.


Paul Cezanne


#intelligible #means #needed #painter #public






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