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Picture quote by Samuel Beckett about motivational

No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. ⏤ Samuel Beckett


Picture quote by John Burroughs about time

I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. ⏤ John Burroughs


Picture quote about life

Life is too short to be anything but happy.


Picture quote by Sayings about smile

A smile is the shortest distance between two people. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Sayings about life

Life is short. Spend it with people who make you laugh and feel loved. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Beverly Sills about motivational

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. ⏤ Beverly Sills


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The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.

Michelangelo, sculptor

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.

Walter Elliot, politician

You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.

Walter Hagen, athlete

We are all human and fall short of where we need to be. We must never stop trying to be the best we can be.

Richard Adams, clergyman

My mom is always telling me it takes a long time to get to the top, but a short time to get to the bottom.

Miley Cyrus, musician

Anger is short madness

Horace, poet

By experience we find out a short way by a long wandering.

Roger Ascham, writer

In short, software is eating the world.

Marc Andreessen, businessman

If you're short on passion, it might be because your goals are too small or the fear is too big.

Seth Godin, writer

Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.

Charlotte Bronte, novelist

However far modern science and techniques have fallen short of their inherent possibilities, they have taught mankind at least one lesson; nothing is impossible.

Lewis Mumford, sociologist

If you haven't got it. Fake it! Too short? Wear big high heels, but do practice walking!

Victoria Beckham, musician

Life is too short to miss out on the beautiful things like a double cheeseburger.

Channing Tatum, actor

Being 5' 10, I was supposed to be too short to play college volleyball. So that gave me the hunger and the fire to say, Oh yeah? I'd just hit the crap out of the ball.

Summer Altice, model

I don't want to be an action star, an action star's life is so short. I want my life to get longer, I want my career to get longer.

Jackie Chan, actor

Regarding one's career: always be prepared, no short cuts - hard work is the only alternative that really works.

Kiana Tom, model

The life so short, the craft so long to learn.

Hippocrates, scientist

The list of women to potentially be on a major party ticket, in both parties, is embarrassingly short.

Eleanor Clift, journalist

Short, successful military adventures are as effective as the Super Bowl in diverting people's attention from unpleasant truths.

John Stockwell, celebrity

Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.

Phillips Brooks, clergyman

Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see the world with new eyes.

Iris Murdoch, author

Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal.

Adlai E. Stevenson, politician

Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet.

Sarah Louise Delany, educator

To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.

Buddha, monk

There's a joy in writing short stories, a wonderful sense of reward when you pull certain things off.

Tobias Wolff, writer

I am told that I talk in shorthand and then smudge it.

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

I actually went to film school and was making experimental films for a short time, so it wasn't such a leap.

Jim Coleman, actor

It's a short step from the belief that every child should be wanted to the belief that a child exists to satisfy our wants.

Leon Kass, educator

Life is too short to blend in.

Paris Hilton, celebrity

It's thrilling. There's birth and death and frustration and victory in raising horses. It's like a little microcosm of life is built into the short lives of these creatures.

John Phillips, musician

In history, the moments during which reason and reconciliation prevail are short and fleeting.

Stefan Zweig, writer

Do you know why language manifests itself the way it does in my work? It's because I understand short attention spans.

Barbara Kruger, artist

Many of my short stories (all unpublished) were horror, and the novel I'd just finished was horror, too.

George Stephen, businessman

You have only a short period of time in your life to make your mark, and I'm there now.

George Clooney, actor

Yes, you can lose somebody overnight, yes, your whole life can be turned upside down. Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind.

Shania Twain, musician

It's taken me longer still to realize what a short span there is between those life experiences and the rest of your life. That's a job for the people who lived through it.

Jeremy Northam, actor

When I left school I went on trip around the world - I only got as far as Australia, but like a bloody fool I cut it short because of a girl. It's probably one of my big regrets in life.

Ben Nicholson, artist

I feel that life is short, so we should be disciplined, but at the same time we should have a good time.

Wyclef Jean, musician

Life is too short to have anything but delusional notions about yourself.

Gene Simmons, musician

To be with the others, you have to have your hair short and wear ties. So we're trying to make a third world happen, you know what I mean?

Jimi Hendrix, musician

Fitting in is a short-term strategy, standing out pays off in the long run.

Seth Godin, writer

Life is short, and it is here to be lived.

Kate Winslet, actress

True humility is intelligent self respect which keeps us from thinking too highly or too meanly of ourselves. It makes us modest by reminding us how far we have come short of what we can be.

Ralph W. Sockman, leader

Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, knowing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about.

Rodney Dangerfield, comedian

A life without adventure is likely to be unsatisfying, but a life in which adventure is allowed to take whatever form it will is sure to be short.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

She was good at playing abstract confusion in the same way that a midget is good at being short.

Clive James, writer

Childhood is a short season.

Helen Hayes, actress

One night some short weeks ago, for the first time in her not always happy life, Marilyn Monroe's soul sat down alone to a quiet supper from which it did not rise.

Clifford Odets, playwright

What was the competition? Well, I remember this Puerto Rican who came out in a short skirt and a gun.

Sarah Vaughan, musician

What I learned, a little too late, was that the 'traditional' Martin Short target viewer weighs under 300 pounds. Unfortunately, I was on during daytime.

Martin Short, actor

I sum up the prospects for 1967 in three short sentences. We are back on course. The ship is picking up speed. The economy is moving. Every seaman knows the command at such a moment: 'steady as she goes'.

James Callaghan, leader

Film scores are often based on short themes, and it helps if you've got some way of developing these themes and making them sometimes last 4 minutes and sometimes last 40 seconds. One ends up doing it subconsciously.

Anne Dudley, composer

Oh, I adored Mickey Mouse when I was a child. He was the emblem of happiness and funniness. You went to the movies then, you saw two movies and a short. When Mickey Mouse came on the screen and there was his big head, my sister said she had to hold onto me. I went berserk.

Maurice Sendak, artist

Beauty, sweet love, is like the morning dew, Whose short refresh upon tender green, Cheers for a time, but till the sun does show And straight is gone, as it had never been.

Samuel Daniel, poet

Falling short of perfection is a process that just never stops.

William Shawn, editor

Your days are short here; this is the last of your springs. And now in the serenity and quiet of this lovely place, touch the depths of truth, feel the hem of Heaven. You will go away with old, good friends. And don't forget when you leave why you came.

Adlai E. Stevenson, politician

In 'Thor,' that was my own hair. I grew it out. But I have naturally curly, blonde hair, so I'll never look like that. By the time I got to 'The Avengers,' I had come off two other films, which required me to have it very short. So I dyed it again and it was long enough to use a part of my hairline.

Tom Hiddleston, actor

You don't have to dislike people you disagree with and it doesn't mean you shouldn't be able to have bipartisan friendships in this place. Life's too short to have it any other way.

Dave Obey, politician

I was a lawyer for 10 years - a short time, but it molded me into who I am. My clients were little people fighting big corporations, so it was a natural thing to not only represent the little guy but also to pull for him - it's the American way.

John Grisham, writer

I always think it's important to choose your initial theme very carefully because you're going to be married to it for a long time. You might have to generate an hour's worth of music from a very short, little piece of theme.

Anne Dudley, composer

Each organism, no matter how simple or complex, has around it a sacred bubble of space, a bit of mobile territoriality which only a few other organisms are allowed to penetrate and then only for short periods of time.

Edward Hall, lawyer

Life is too short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.

Stendhal, writer

Many of you are well enough off that the tax cuts may have helped you. We're saying that for America to get back on track, we're probably going to cut that short and not give it to you. We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good.

Hillary Clinton, politician

Many people know so little about what is beyond their short range of experience. They look within themselves - and find nothing! Therefore they conclude that there is nothing outside themselves either.

Helen Keller, author

From slavery to segregation, we remember that America did not always live up to its ideals. In fact, we often fell far short of them. But we also learned that fundamental to our national character is the drive to live out the true meaning of our creed.

Bill Frist, politician

The least thing upset him on the links. He missed short putts because of the uproar of the butterflies in the adjoining meadows.

P. G. Wodehouse, writer

In England, it's a rare thing to see a player smoking but, all in all, I prefer that to an alcoholic. The relationship with alcohol is a real problem in English football and, in the short term, it's much more harmful to a sportsman. It weakens the body, which becomes more susceptible to injury.

Alex Ferguson, coach

To make a long story short, there's nothing like having a boss walk in.

Doris Lilly, journalist

Being a good psychoanalyst, in short, has the same disadvantage as being a good parent: The children desert one as they grow up.

Morton Hunt,

Let your Discourse with Men of Business be Short and Comprehensive.

George Washington, president

Dreams are, by definition, cursed with short life spans.

Candice Bergen, actress

Directors are never in short supply of girlfriends.

Bob Fosse, celebrity

While democracy in the long run is the most stable form of government, in the short run, it is among the most fragile.

Madeleine Albright, statesman

I don't like losing but I've mellowed. I maybe have a short fuse but it goes away quicker now.

Alex Ferguson, coach

I was frustrated because I couldn't get going, as I was trying to figure out how to make films. I had various jobs, I taught a SAT class, I was a bartender, I had a day job at an office and was making short films.

David O. Russell, director

The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me than this short present time, which nevertheless seems endless.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

I would love to have a photographic memory. It would come in handy with the rants I'm given on Scrubs... often on short notice!

John C. McGinley, actor

The Span of Life is too short to be trifled away in unconcerning and unprofitable Matters.

Mary Astell, writer

Life's too short to be a Go-Go for twenty years.

Belinda Carlisle, musician

In short I will part with anything for you but you.

Mary Wortley Montagu, writer

My music is homegrown from the garden of New Orleans. Music is everything to me short of breathing. Music also has a role to lift you up - not to be escapist but to take you out of misery.

Allen Toussaint,

A good sermon should be like a woman's skirt: short enough to arouse interest but long enough to cover the essentials.

Ronald Knox, theologian

Never in my short career, I've never had that experience where I wasn't sure if I was acting or if it was real.

Gemma Arterton, actress

The farmers in Kansas are sorely in need of a credit system meeting their special requirements, that they may more readily obtain money on short or long time for their farming operations, or that they may become owners of farms.

Arthur Capper, politician

My only regret about being gay is that I repressed it for so long. I surrendered my youth to the people I feared when I could have been out there loving someone. Don't make that mistake yourself. Life's too damn short.

Armistead Maupin, novelist

Life is too short to be lived badly.

Marjane Satrapi,

Be realistic and truthful - and tell Hong Kong businessmen honestly that they should go for long-term investments since it is unlikely money can be made in the short haul.

Zhu Rongji, statesman

The thing about hip-hop today is it's smart, it's insightful. The way they can communicate a complex message in a very short space is remarkable.

Barack Obama, president

I thank the Almighty for the most wonderful 18 years. Far, far, too short a time.

John Zimmerman, athlete

A fan sent me a letter and a $10 bill. It's a short letter - all she said was, "Hey, since it's harder for you to go out these days without getting photographed, here $10 for a pizza." I was like, "Aww, she sent me money for a pizza so I could eat at home!"

Zac Efron, actor

My parents were in short street, so they had to go abroad to economize.

Queen Mary, royalty

Hemingway is terribly limited. His technique is good for short stories, for people who meet once in a bar very late at night, but do not enter into relations. But not for the novel.

W. H. Auden, poet

Country people do not behave as if they think life is short; they live on the principle that it is long, and savor variations of the kind best appreciated if most days are the same.

Edward Hoagland, author

I was a bartender in New York and I overheard this girl saying she made $3000 doing a commercial. A kid at work told me, 'Hey, I know this director and he'd really like you!'. So I walked into this guy's office and was like 'I was thinking maybe I could make $3000' and he hired me for commercials, short films, like 15 jobs in a row.

Pauley Perrette, actress

I used to write things for friends. There was this girl I had a crush on, and she had a teacher she didn't like at school. I had a real crush on her, so almost every day I would write her a little short story where she would kill him in a different way.

Stephen Colbert, comedian

I'm not a risk taker. I don't do plunging necklines or really short skirts. I try to stay as classy as possible and provide a little mystery.

Kristen Bell, actress

The very idea of marriage is basic to recognition as equals in our society; any status short of that is inferior, unjust, and unconstitutional.

Ted Olson, politician

To build credibility, focus on adding value and ignoring the short term incentives.

Ryan Holiday,

I was told I would never make it because I'm too short. Well, I'm still too short. It doesn't matter what your height is, it's what's in your heart.

Kirby Puckett,

He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. Is not life a hundred times too short for us to bore ourselves?

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

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