Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
— Buddha

Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and a shortened period of mental assimilation.
Konstantin Stanislavisky shorten quote

Envy and wrath shorten the life. Ecclesiasticus
— Bible

A good system shortens the road to the goal.
— Orison Swett Marden

Time is shortening. But every day that I challenge this cancer and survive is a victory for me.
— shorten quotation by Ingmar Bergman