Edward Tufte Quotes

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Born: March 14, 1942, Kansas City, Missouri
Birth Country: USA
Occupation: Academic

Beautiful Evidence is about the theory and practice of analytical design.
- Edward Tufte

I do believe that there are some universal cognitive tasks that are deep and profound - indeed, so deep and profound that it is worthwhile to understand them in order to design our displays in accord with those tasks.
- Edward Tufte

If you like overheads, you'll love PowerPoint.
- Edward Tufte

The commonality between science and art is in trying to see profoundly - to develop strategies of seeing and showing.
- Edward Tufte

The idea of trying to create things that last - forever knowledge - has guided my work for a long time now.
- Edward Tufte

The leading edge in evidence presentation is in science the leading edge in beauty is in high art.
- Edward Tufte

The minimum we should hope for with any display technology is that it should do no harm.
- Edward Tufte

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