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There's an old saying in Hollywood: It's not the length of your film, it's how you use it.Source: Reported in Inside Oscar 2
English statesman 1874-19650
This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read.
French writer and essayist 1913-19600
To insure the adoration of a theorem for any length of time, faith is not enough, a police force is needed as well.
TV is a fickle business. I'm only good for the length of my contract.
We are very lucky to work in fashion and not work in a hospital or something where the biggest deal we come across is perhaps the length of a skirt.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC0
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.
American writer 1878-19370
We shall problably have nothing to say, but we intend to say it at great length.
We've made two products; one is a 155 mm 52-calibre gun with self-propelling and towing capability. This is a field gun - the mainstay of the Indian army like the Bofors guns. Our gun is similar but of a longer range. That was 39 calibre; this is 52. The calibre denotes the length of the barrel and the range.
Charles De Montesquieu
French philosopher 1689-17550
What orators lack in depth, they make up to you in length.
Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters.
Greek dramatist BC 525-4560
Who apart from the gods is without pain for his whole lifetime's length?.
American social philosopher 1895-19900
Without fullness of experience, length of days is nothing. When fullness of life has been achieved, shortness of days is nothing. That is perhaps why the young have usually so little fear of death; they live by intensities that the elderly have forgotten.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
British author 1859-19300
You will, I am sure, agree with me that... if page 534 only finds us in the second chapter, the length of the first one must have been really intolerable.
American writer 1880-1968-1
It is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length.