It is obvious, that theory alone, can never make a good artist; and it is equally obvious, that practice unaided by theory, can never correct errors, but must establish them.
Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky.
It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than investigation of the obscure.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Sadly, journalism doesn't always state the obvious.
It pays to be obvious, especially if you have a reputation for subtlety.
Our job is obvious: we need to get out of the way, shine a light, and empower a new generation to teach itself and to go further and faster than any generation ever has.
If I do something, it's always 90% obvious and 10% unknown.
The explicable requires the inexplicable. Experience requires the nonexperienceable. The obvious requires the mystical.
R. Buckminster Fuller
He's a winner. There's no doubt about that, and it's stating the obvious to say that he's a tremendous talent.
(on David Beckham)
I have always been resistant to doctrine, and any spirituality I had experienced thus far in my life had been much more abstract and not aligned with any recognized religion. For me, the most trustworthy vehicle for spirituality had always proven to be music. It cannot be manipulated, or politicized, and when it is, that becomes immediately obvious.
Threw you the obvious and you flew with it on your back,
A name in your recollection, down among a million same.
James Herbert Keenan
Children of the Anachronistic Dynasty
Modelling is no better or worse than many other professions, but it is more obvious, more accessible.