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    Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.

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The more you say, the less people remember. The fewer the words, the greater the profit.

Francois FeNelon

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too many of them together.

Josh Billings

Good things, when short, are twice as good.

Baltasar Gracian

It wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg address was so short. The laws of prose writing are as immutable as those of flight, of mathematics, of physics.

Ernest Hemingway

Be sincere, Be brief, Be seated.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The fewer the words, the better the prayer.

Martin Luther

Brevity and conciseness are the parents of correction.

Hosea Ballou

Brevity is the soul of wit, and tediousness the limbs and outward flourishes.

William Shakespeare

Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

I will be brief. Not nearly so brief as Salvador Dali, who gave the world's shortest speech. He said I will be so brief I have already finished, and he sat down.

Edward O. Wilson

Never be so brief as to become obscure.

Tryon Edwards

I strive to be brief, and I become obscure.


It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something to say; when one has nothing to say, however, and none the less writes a whole book and makes truth into a liar -- that I call an achievement.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

If you would be pungent, be brief; for it is with words as with sunbeams -- the more they are condensed, the deeper they burn.

Robert Southey

Aim for brevity while avoiding jargon.

Edsger Dijkstra

With this sense of the splendour of our experience and of its awful brevity, gathering all we are into one desperate effort to see and touch, we shall hardly have time to make theories about the things we see and touch.

Walter Pater

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