15 Simplicity Quotes

15 Simplicity Quotes

An inspirational collection of quotes to help simplify your mind and lifestyle.

"We have lost contact with reality, the simplicity of life."


Paulo Coelho

"Truth is ever to be found in simplicity, and not the multiplicity and confusion of things."


Isaac Newton

"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler."


Albert Einstein

"Beware the barrenness of a busy life."



"Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify."


Henry David Thoreau

"In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity."


Henry Wandsworth Longfellow

"There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth."

Leo Tolstoy

"Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated."



"Reject the basic assumptions of civilization, especially the importance of material possessions."


Chuck Palahniuk

"Simplicity is the glory of expression."


Walt Whitman

"Everything you own must be able to fit inside one suitcase; then your mind might be free."


Charles Bukowski

"In everything, love simplicity."


St Francis De Sales

"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."


Leonardo da Vinci 

"The simplification of life is one of the steps to inner peace."


Mildred Norman

"Houses are full of things that gather dust."


Jack Kerouac