"Design is a constant challenge to balance comfort with luxe, the practical with the desirable."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Donna Karan on Steve Jobs
"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality."Donna Karan on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Donna Karan on Robert Frost
"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."Donna Karan on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Donna Karan on Erma Bombeck
"I love building spaces: architecture, furniture, all of it, probably more than fashion. The development procedure is more tactile. It's about space and form and it's something you can share with other people."
"Delete the negative accentuate the positive!"
"Accent your positive and delete your negative."