Small is beautiful. E.F. Schumacher Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Simplicity Author E.F. Schumacher Medium Essay Language English Time 1973 1970s 20th century Occupation Economist From Germany Europe Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Schumacher, E. F. "Small is Beautiful." The Radical Humanist, Aug. 1973, vol. 37, no. 5. Citation text copied to clipboard.