If I had more time I would write a shorter letter.
I like to write a joke without any fat on it.
The shorter the better. I cater for people with ADD, basically.
I'm shorter, I don't have as many freckles as Ron, and I can't do magic.
In a certain sense every creative person is a reformer, but this does not mean that he must be in his work a propagandist for good roads, shorter hours, and a low tariff. All these are excellent things, but they need not be the concern of the artist.
Generalists, people with moderately strong attachments to many ideas, should be hard to interrupt, and once interrupted, should have weaker, shorter negative reactions since they have alternative paths to realize their plans. Specialists, people with stronger attachments to fewer ideas, should be easier to interrupt, and once interrupted, should have stronger, more sustained negative reactions because they have fewer alternative pathways to realize their plans. Generalists should be the upbeat, positive people in the profession while specialists should be their grouchy, negative counterparts.
I have made this letter a rather long one, only because I didn't have the leisure to make it shorter.
For we have thought the longer thoughtsAnd gone the shorter way.
And we have danced to devil's tunesShivering home to pray;I take you now and for always,For always is always now.
Faith! he must make his stories shorter or change his comrades once a quarter.
The traveler that resolutely follows a rough and winding path will sooner reach the end of his journey than he that is always changing his direction, and wastes the hour of daylight in looking for smoother ground and shorter passages.
Life is much shorter than I imagined it to be.
As we grow older, our bodies get shorter and our anecdotes longer.
I think we fool ourselves and really negate a great deal of history if we think that the oral history of poetry is shorter than the written history of poetry. It's not true. Poetry has a longer oral tradition than it does written.
I have worked out with the Thunder, Lakers, Knicks, Grizzlies, Spurs, and a few others before the draft. I have worked out primarily against shorter and supposedly faster players in these workouts.
I think everybody else in Hollywood, including network execs, has the opportunity to ask for a raise or a change in scenery in a much shorter time frame than actors. But I do think the networks have to protect themselves.
If my time with my kids is shorter than it was yesterday, it's better than nothing.
It is right that he too should have his little chronicle, his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter.
The faster you go, the shorter you are.
People with clear, written goals, accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine.
Labor also wants shorter hours and a say in how work shall be done.
The finer the bait, the shorter the wait!
But I would argue that a longer war it's more difficult to keep records than a shorter war.
I am doing better now though one of my legs is shorter than the other due to the operations.
Raft told me how to walk with him in a scene: We'd start off in a long shot normal, and about the time we got together in a close-up, I'd be bending my knees so I'd be shorter.
When I get off the plane in England I always feel about two inches shorter.
Songs used to be short, then they became longer, and now they're getting shorter. But otherwise, music is about a beat and a message. If the beat gets to the audience, and the message touches them, you've got a hit.
There is no shorter path for joining a neutral existential anthropology, according to philosophy, with the existential decision before God, according to the Bible.