"Of course, I did lots of what would be called graphic design now, what used to be called commercial art."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Leonard Baskin 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."Leonard Baskin on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Leonard Baskin 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."Leonard Baskin on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Leonard Baskin on Erma Bombeck
"I think it has other roots, has to do, in part, with a general anxiety in contemporary life... nuclear bombs, inequality of possibility and chance, inequality of goods allotted to us, a kind of general racist, unjust attitude that is pervasive."