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Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life. — Victor Hugo

Brevity and conciseness are the parents of correction. — Hosea Ballou

In labouring to be concise, I become obscure. — Horace

In all pointed sentences, some degree of accuracy must be sacrificed to conciseness. — Samuel Johnson

Despots play their part in the works of thinkers. Fettered words are terrible words. The writer doubles and trebles the power of his writing when a ruler imposes silence on the people. Something emerges from that enforced silence, a mysterious fullness which filters through and becomes steely in the thought. Repression in history leads to conciseness in the historian, and the rocklike hardness of much celebrated prose is due to the tempering of the tyrant. — Victor Hugo

Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts. — William Strunk, Jr.

Vigorous writing is concise. — William Strunk, Jr.

Does a black person make them an African American? No. There are Hispanics that are very, very dark skinned so the word has lost its meaning, it's not a very concise or proper word to use even today and it wasn't then. — Pam Grier