Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 83) – Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus (1922-1979) American Jazz Musician and Composer

“Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simplethat’s creativity.”

— Charles Mingus

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  5. Thanks, John!

    I just re-tweeted it and added:
    Read it – Study it – Do it!

    Like

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