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He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Form and function are a unity, two sides of one coin. In order to enhance function, appropriate form must exist or be created.

Author: Ida P. Rolf (1896-1979)

Profession: American Biochemist, Physical Therapist

Utility is the great idol of the age, to which all powers must do service and all talents swear allegiance.

Author: Johann Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet, Historian

We can forgive a man for making a useful thing as long as he does not admire it. The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it intensely.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit