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Top 80 Really Good Short Sayings

#1. My experience has been in a short 77 years that in the end when you fight for a desperate cause and have good reasons to fight, you usually win. - Author: Edward Teller
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#2. A lot of opportunities in life tend to last a short while, due to some temporary inefficiency ... For each of us, really good investment opportunities aren't going to come along too often and won't last too long, so you've got to be ready to act and have a prepared mind. - Author: Charlie Munger
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#3. Once I had started, I discovered the secret pleasure of writing a novel. It's such an immersive, deep commitment. With short stories, you're continually having to start again from scratch, but with a novel you only need one good idea every few years. - Author: Debra Dean
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#4. Monsieur Lerebour was short, round and jovial, with the joviality of a shopkeeper who liked to do himself well. His wife, who was thin, self-willed and perpetually discontented, had still not succeeded in overcoming her husband's good humour. - Author: Guy De Maupassant
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#5. A market downturn, doesn't bother us. For us and our long term investors, it is an opportunity to increase our ownership of great companies with great management at good prices. Only for short term investors and market timers is a correction not an opportunity. - Author: Warren Buffett
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#6. The road by precepts is tedious, by example, short and efficacious. - Author: Seneca The Younger
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#7. We live but for a short time, we see but very little, and we know almost nothing; so, at least, let's do some dreaming. Have yourself a very good Sunday, my dear readers. - Author: Orhan Pamuk
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#8. In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have okay teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already. - Author: John Corbett
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#9. I'm much better off the tee. I'm not a great putter. I do not have a good short game. - Author: Molly Sims
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#10. I think that I was too self-centered to ever develop good skills as a peacemaker. In my younger days, I assumed that it was because I was smarter than everyone else, with no patience for explaining things in short words for mouthbreathers who just didn't get it. - Author: Cory Doctorow
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#11. Brushing up on your short game at the practice area is fine and good, but taking it with you to the golf course - when your score is really on the line - is another story. - Author: Ernie Els
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#12. When you send off a short story, it sits on the editor's desk in the same pile with stories by the most famous and honored names in present-day writing-and it's not going to be accepted unless it's as good as theirs. (And it'll probably have to be better.) - Author: Daniel Quinn
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#13. No man can be a good citizen unless he has a wage more than sufficient to cover the bare cost of living, and hours of labor short enough so after his day's work is done he will have time and energy to bear his share in the management of the community, to help in carrying the general load. - Author: Theodore Roosevelt
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#14. Satire is a good tool for highlighting flaws or short-comings, but it is also a way to goad individuals, groups and governments into improvement, by juxtaposing reality with absurdity and not having a giant chasm in between. - Author: Marietta Rodgers
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#15. Herbert Jemson was Methodist of the whole cloth: he was notoriously short on theology and a mile long on good works. - Author: Harper Lee
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#16. Farewell has a sweet sound of reluctance. Good-by is short and final, a word with teeth sharp to bite through the string that ties past to the future. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#17. I feel that life is short, so we should be disciplined, but at the same time we should have a good time. - Author: Wyclef Jean
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#18. And this is the eternal law. For, Evil often stops short at istelf and dies with the doer of it! but Good, never. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#19. I like Toronto a lot, it's a good city. The only thing that really annoys me about Toronto is that you're turning Maple Leaf Gardens into a grocery store, which is absolutely nothing short of disgusting. - Author: Rick Wakeman
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#20. While there may not be a book in every one of us, there is so often a damned good short story. - Author: Jeffrey Archer
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#21. It's difficult to write a really good short story because it must be a complete and finished reflection of life with only a few words to use as tools. There isn't time for bad writing in a short story. - Author: Edna Ferber
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#22. I stopped writing short fiction early on - I was never really good at it, and I never liked the results. So I stopped trying to fit the material I was working with into these tidy little short fiction packages. - Author: Susan Choi
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#23. As an artist, to release music is what you look forward to. That's what everybody looks forward to when they sign a deal. It feels really good to know I'm actually working towards a release date. - Author: Short Dawg
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#24. I love YA, and it's been a really good fit for me. But at some point, I would like to try something else: a collection of short stories, or writing about something other than high school. A lot has happened to me since I was eighteen. - Author: Sarah Dessen
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#25. I'm a competent novelist. I'm getting better. But I'm a really good short story writer. - Author: Tim Pratt
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#26. Winnie, don't you ever think you're selling yourself short?"

"Nope. Never. I'm really good at picking quality dick. - Author: Elizabeth Brown
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#27. The truth is that the writers who most influenced me weren't people categorized as crime writers. I'd say I learned more from John O'Hara, who isn't much read today but whose short stories I really admired, and Hemingway, who I think has lasted pretty good. - Author: Elmore Leonard
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#28. Sports movies are a genre that I really respond to, but they can be done really poorly and really fall short. The good ones are just so good and inspiring and make you feel good. - Author: David Walton
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#29. I have a really good band, and just returned from a short tour in California. It hasn't always gone that well. - Author: Mick Taylor
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#30. Researchers discovered that people who have just consumed caffeinated drinks were more likely to be swayed by arguments about various controversial topics.55 In short, good evidence that there really is no such thing as a free lunch or an innocent cup of coffee. - Author: Richard Wiseman
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#31. One of the first lessons that I hope you grasp is that woven into meaningful literature, so tightly that it can't be separated, is a telling lesson, even in stories as short as this one."
"Always?" I ask.
"Always!" she confirms. "Good stories teach! - Author: Camron Wright
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#32. Film has always been a really good tool for me to communicate emotion about why I create a collection. I'm probably one of the first designers to make short films. - Author: Ozwald Boateng
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#33. I don't write poetry or short stories. I don't like to write articles usually. I tend to really only want to be focused on writing novels. It's one of the real advantages I've had over the years. I've only been good at one thing. It helps to be limited. - Author: Markus Zusak
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#34. You want a piece of advice?" said Ripred.
"Don't bother. I know what you'll say. The whole thing's stupid," said Gregor.
"Quite the contrary. I was going to say that life is short. There are only a few good things in it, really. Don't pretend that one isn't happening." said Ripred. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#35. Once I started writing novels, I understood how hard it was to write really good short stories. - Author: Elizabeth McCracken
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#36. With a short lens I can reveal the hidden things near at hand, with a long lens the hidden things far away. The telephoto lens provides a new visual sensation for people: it widens their horizons. And, conversely, the things under our nose invariably look good when blown up really big. - Author: Andreas Feininger
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#37. When I see a short schedule, my question to the director is, are you really comfortable with this, or are you doing it to be a good boy? At the end, you only win the medal if the film is good, you don't win a medal if the movie is on time. - Author: Guillermo Del Toro
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#38. Life isn't really short. There are just too many good books to read in one lifetime. - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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#39. I acted in a couple friends's short films and thought I was gonna be really good and mysterious and sexy. And I was just terrible and self-aware. - Author: Max Winkler
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#40. I have a tradition of working with actors, over and over again. I've worked with Jason Bateman, over and over again. You get to know an actor, and you get a certain trust and a comfort, and you become really good friends, and you feel like you've got a short-hand. - Author: Peter Berg
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#41. Because I am a one-legged, black, short, woman I had to spend every day of my life pushing against what society told me I should be. I had to sell my value every day of my life. Confidence is what enables us to push back on reality. Once you get good at that, you can use it to live your joy. - Author: Bonnie St. John
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#42. Well, it doesn't look good. Makes me look like one of those unloved latchkey children they make after-school specials about."
"Don't sell yourself short. You're more Masterpiece Theatre. - Author: Marisha Pessl
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#43. When the race is ended, and the play is either won or lost, and ye are in the utmost circle and border of time, and shall put your foot within the march of eternity, all the good things of your short nightdream shall seem to you like ashes of a blaze of thorns or straw. - Author: Samuel Rutherford
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#44. The old expression goes, a good speech is like a woman's skirt: short enough to hold your attention, long enough to cover the subject. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#45. It rained for a short time while I was running, but it was a cooling rain that felt good. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#46. I do Twitter, but I'm still not great on it - I'm not good at writing short little jokes, so my Twitter's not really a jokey thing. - Author: Cecily Strong
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#47. Many good poets are really essayists who write very short essays. - Author: Nicholson Baker
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#48. Markets do not automatically generate trust, cooperation or collective action for the common good. Quite the contrary: it is in the nature of economic competition that a participant who breaks the rules will triumph - at least in the short run - over more ethically sensitive competitors. - Author: Tony Judt
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#49. A pleasant aperitif, as well as a good chaser for a short quick whiskey, as well again for a fine supper drink, is beer. - Author: M.F.K. Fisher
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#50. was probably significant that he was physically short-sighted. He could not recognise people until almost upon them. Their faces were like so many buns. Good-natured buns, he would have said, but Harriet did not agree. She saw them in detail and did not like them any the better for it. He - Author: Olivia Manning
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#51. It doesn't do any good to wire the world if we short circuit the soul. - Author: Tom Brokaw
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#52. The future is too good to waste on lies. And life is way too short to care for the damnation of others, as well as to spend it helping fools with their ideas that are wrong. - Author: Bowe Bergdahl
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#53. I want to do some fiction writing, I've had some pretty good luck with short stories, I'd like to do a couple of larger things. - Author: Janis Ian
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#54. A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story. - Author: Lynn Abbey
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#55. Life is too short to worry, so do good things to be happy - Author: AKA
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#56. I love experimental writing, when it's good, and good examples are much more likely to be found in the short form. - Author: Nicholas Royle
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#57. It's never too late to start eating well. A good diet can reverse many of those conditions as well. In short: change the way you eat and you can transform your health for the better. - Author: T. Colin Campbell
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#58. A good horse makes short miles. - Author: George Eliot
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#59. Good blurbs are short, sweet, and limited to six. They answer the question Why should I buy this book? - Author: Guy Kawasaki
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#60. I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year. - Author: David Friedman
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#61. I think the good old British democracy should keep scrutinising and pressing to get the truth out. - Author: Clare Short
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#62. Halley believed that a kiss was the beginning of a story, the story, good or bad, short or long, of an us, and once begun, you had to follow it through to the end. - Author: Paul Murray
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#63. A good sacrifice is one that is not necessarily sound but leaves your opponent dazed and confused. - Author: Nigel Short
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#64. Most people can start a short story or a novel. If you're a writer, you can finish them. Finish enough of them, and you may be good enough to be publishable. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#65. I think the hedge-fund industry has taken a reputational turn for the worse, this dog-eat-dog stuff. I'm not just talking about Herbalife or J. C. Penney, but in other situations where the media really focuses on who's long and who's short. I don't think it's a good thing for the industry. - Author: Bill Ackman
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#66. Living appears good, long, and tiresome, but it is way too short than a single stroke of lightning. - Author: Aniruddha Sastikar
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#67. No, I wasn't. I was just thinking how sad it is that for such a good-looking guy, you're a few crayons short of a rainbow." His - Author: Laurann Dohner
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#68. Life is simply too short to think about everything you put in your mouth, and it's not good for children to see you picking over bits of salad. - Author: Keeley Hawes
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#69. In short, on the basis of horse sense and the best scientific information, there was nothing good to be said for the exploration of space. The time was long past when one nation could seem more glorious than another by hurling some heavy object into nothingness. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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#70. I've learned there's a big difference between a long-focused value investor and a good short-seller. That difference is psychological and I think it falls into the realm of behavioral finance. - Author: James Chanos
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#71. You have very short travel blogs, and I think there's a split among travel writers: the service-oriented writers will say, 'Well, the reader wants to read about his trip, not yours.' Whereas I say, the reader just wants to read a good story and to maybe learn something. - Author: Tim Cahill
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#72. I believe that if you don't derive a deep sense of purpose from what you do, if you don't come radiantly alive several times a day, if you don't feel deeply grateful at the tremendous good fortune that has been bestowed on you, then you are wasting your life. And life is too short to waste. - Author: Srikumar Rao
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#73. The short story is very good at looking at shadow psychologies and how the system breaks down underneath. - Author: Sarah Hall
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#74. Our demand for good looks, expressed in the biting comments that ensue when public figures fall short of perfection, puts enormous pressures on these individuals and may screen out the otherwise qualified. If video killed the radio star, it may also be doing away with the homely politician. - Author: Virginia Postrel
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#75. We're here for such a short period of time. Live like you're already dead, man. Have a good time. Do your best. Let it all come ripping right through you. - Author: Jeff Bridges
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#76. Maybe it was being orphaned and alone all my life, but I always steeled for the worst outcome I could envision. That way I could shrug and be almost happy with anything that fell short of the worst. It was a peculiar life skill and one I had gotten damn good at. - Author: James Anderson
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#77. A bad short story or novel or poem leaves one comparatively calm because it does not exist, unless it gets a fake prestige throughbeing mistaken for good work. It is essentially negative, it is something that has not come through. But over bad criticism one has a sense of real calamity. - Author: Rebecca West
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#78. When I'm makin' lectures to these universities, I tell 'em I like that little building because when I run short a audience, if I can get three people in there I've got a good crowd. - Author: Howard Finster
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#79. It's good to experience Hollywood in short bursts, I guess. Little snippets. I don't think I can handle being here all the time, it's pretty nutty. - Author: Johnny Depp
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#80. Let every dawn of the morning be to you as the beginning of life. And let every setting of the sun be to you as its close. Then let everyone of these short lives leave its sure record of some kindly thing done for others; some good strength of knowledge gained for yourself. - Author: John Ruskin
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