I started to narrow down a series of quotes I was considering using, some humorous some course specific and some generally about advice within Graphic Design.
-You get out what you put in, so work your ass off and don’t have any regrets.
-Talk to people about your ideas-other people will think of something you haven’t.
-It’s not a part time job, get up, get in and be creative.
-A sketchbook is for yourself not anybody else.
-Don’t be afraid of doing things wrong, this is the key to progression.
-From this point onwards, graphic design is your life.
-Blog, Blog, then Blog again.
-Fail, fail again then fail better.
-No matter how far you push your work, there’s always room for improvement.
-If everybody is thinking alike then somebody isn’t thinking.
- This is teaching Gold.
- It is not essential to buy a macbook in your first year, but it does make you feel good.
- For the next 3 years caffeine is now your fuel.
- Comic sans will be your new best friend.
- If in doubt, go play pool.
- Say goodbye to procrastination, the studio is your new home.
- Signing in is like picking your nose, it’s tedious but its worth it.
- Time isn’t wasted when you’re getting wasted, just not the night before Fred’s 9.30 lecture.
- You can’t polish a turd, at the end of the day it’s still a piece of shit.
Inspirational Design Quotes
-Math is easy, design is hard, it’s a privilege to be here.
-Everything is designed. Few things are designed well.
-Good design is obvious. Great Design is transparent.
-Design is where science and art break even.
-People ignore design that ignores people.
-Designers are meant to be loved, not understood.
-Simplicity is not the goal. It is the by-product of a good idea and modest expectations.
-The secret to creativity, is knowing how to hide your sources.
-Harmony is the greatest artistic aim within design.
-Your final outcome is a journey, not a destination.