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"I'm just a simple man preceded by an inordinately complex reputation."
"The recipe is simplicity itself. I got it from a Neanderthal."
(First signs) (A half loaf of bread, ... a jug and a half of wine, and thou beside me.)
'Simplify your life' workshop 10am
Information vs. confusion
'To put it simply, our policy just isn't complicated enough.'
'That's it, in a nutshell.'
Two More Poems from Ted Hughes
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Ockham's Chooses a Razor,
"People read too much into everything."
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GPs Told to Rewrite Notes for Elderly in 'Simpler Terms'
'Do you have something so simple that even my parents could use it?'
"You're a very complex carbohydrate."
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"This next tune is a one-chord song about how hard it is to learn a second chord."
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'My invention is even more remarkable than yours. It is the simple declarative sentence.'
"If the truth be told, I prefer Biedermeier."
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Transactional Analysis... Making complex ideas simple!
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"I like how you keep things simple."
"Then bake at 375 for forty-five minutes."
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'Jill knows how to keep it simple.'
"I need a simple fix. No one asked you to reinvent the wheel."
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"We'll start out by speaking in simple declarative sentences."
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Apple Redesigns The Bowling Ball
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The World's Easiest Airport
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