Douglas Wilson Quotes

A challenge always is good. Normal design does not come under the constraints of a small budget and time frame. But it has helped me... - Douglas Wilson

A challenge always is good. Normal design does not come under the constraints of a small budget and time frame. But it has helped me to make quick and knowledgeable decisions.
— Douglas Wilson

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Being in the design industry, I've tended to meet more people who are affected by HIV and AIDS.

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Designing is a lot like a high-wire act - if the tightrope walker is only six inches off the ground, where's the excitement?

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I am the young, edgy New Yorker.

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I enjoy talking to fans.

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I gave the couple a hint of a design that would work great with the bones of their home. They weren't ready for it, and they embarrassed themselves and that's too bad.

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I know people don't think I work.

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I look at each episode in two ways - from a design standpoint and from an entertainment standpoint - this is TV, after all. We usually succeed on at least one of the levels.

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I see the same coffee table everywhere. It's mass marketing.

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I was supposed to be the antithesis of Frank.

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I'm having the time of my life and I'm glad people are enjoy it.

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I'm opinionated. I always stick to my design plan. I don't waver.

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I'm very flattered, but I don't think I'm the sexiest man on the planet.

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I've enjoyed being a part of something from the beginning, when we were still finding our footing.

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I've had rooms that didn't come out to my liking.

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I've made an incredible amount of money stealing fans from homeowners.

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In two days, it's hard to to get the quality you would normally want for a design project.

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Inexpensive is good.

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It's a character I've created. Actually, that's pretty much the opposite of me, off a farm in the Midwest.

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Little did we know it would be watched by millions of people and break viewing records.

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Ripping up carpet is easy, tiling is the issue.

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There are lighter colors of granite and I like to break the rules.

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There is no such thing as a guilty pleasure.

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They don't know they're living in a glass house.

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Throughout the country, I see the same design problems and solutions over and over.

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Use plants to bring life.

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What people respond to in my room makeovers is the daring design - fearless colors, bold fabrics and occasionally outlandish decor.

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Whether it was working on theatre sets or stage lighting, I didn't realize most all of the skills I was exposed to were going to come in handy later on when I became a designer.

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Why stress tomorrow when you can stress today?

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Yeah, I spent about 20 years in a dorm room. It took me a while to graduate.

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You have to put your own personality into your home. Do what you feel is you!

Douglas Wilson

A challenge always is good. Normal design does not come under the constraints of a small budget and time frame. But it has helped me to make quick and knowledgeable decisions.

Douglas Wilson