Capsule 15: Quotes
Over the course of the past 15 years, Capsule has had the opportunity to be inspired by thought leaders, designers, entrepreneurs and visionaries of the business and design community. Our next series brings you quotes spoken by a selection of these people. We hope you find the insight tucked into each of these quotes inspirational and allow each selection to guide yourself on your own journey, as we have.
The more you explore the creative corners of yourself, the more you discover you have less boundaries than you may have thought.
Always, always, always finish what you start.
Other influencers we couldn't live without? Paul Rand, Frank Lloyd Wright and Leonardo Da Vinci.
The artist's position is a humble one when compared to the position of the mechanism through with the artist is telling the story. The artist is a channel for the art to tell the story to the audience and for the audience to be on the receiving end of said story or message.
Because great design fits in with the environment and the experience in such a way that it just makes sense.
To be given the chance to create is the meat and potatoes in life. To be given the satisfaction of creating, is the gravy.
Thoughtful experimentation leads to innovation and growth. Thanks Ralph Waldo Emerson for the reminder.
Setting out to do good and make people happy seems like a pretty good contribution. For us at Capsule, it's also about doing work that makes our clients happy.
Be unique, strive for greatness. Oscar Wilde's wise words on the manner and method of an artist intrigues our creative spirit at Capsule.
One of Time Magazine's 100 most influencial people, Malcom Gladwell is an inspirational writer and thought leader for us here at Capsule. Some of our favorite books written by the very prestigious New York-based Canadian? Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking and Outliers: The Story of Success.
Paul Rand, best known for designing the ABC, IBM and UPS corporate identities. Because of his design philosophy, influenced by Swiss Design, he played a large role in incorporating design into business. And for that, the baton has been passed to the graphic design community to continue to influence the progression of design.
Paul Finch is the editorial director of the Architects Journal. Critique and expert in the field of art, design and architecture, Finch writes about the design of buildings and their influence on cities around the world.
American author and professor, Isaac Asimov wrote over 500 books in his lifetime. Mostly contributing to science fiction and popular science, Asimov's contribution to American literature and forward thinking inspires our own thinking and creating unique solutions.
The phonograph, lightbulb and the motion-picture camera are each credited to Thomas Edison. An inspiration for innovation, we look to Edison's grit and determination to inspire us as we look to improving and contributing to the future of our world.
Leonardo Da Vinci -- a painter, sculpter, engineer, inventor, musician...the list goes on. Our entire team at Capsule is inspired by taking a complicated problem and making a simple, custom solution. Simple, thoughtful and elegant is how we roll.
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