Quotes by short-term

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  • Bill de Blasio
    Bill de Blasio
    American politician 1961-
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    At a certain point, particularly in his third term, Mayor Bloomberg lost touch with the people he was serving.
  • Billy Evans
    Billy Evans
    American umpire in Major League Baseball 1884-
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    Ball teams do not always run true to form in a short series. In a season's campaign, class will tell; the best team will invariably win, unless disaster overtakes it. In a short series, some freak situation, same unusual play, may prove to be the turning point.
  • Bill Buckner
    Bill Buckner
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    Baseball is a game of averages, but over a short period of time, to have a little luck going is not a bad thing.
  • David Starr Jordan
    David Starr Jordan
    American educator, eugenicist, and peace activist 1851-1931
    David Starr Jordan
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    Be a life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.
  • Mary Wortley Montagu
    Mary Wortley Montagu
    English aristocrat, letter writer and poet 1689-1762
    Mary Wortley Montagu
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    Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my dear, kiss me and be quiet.
  • Socrates
    Socrates
    Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
    Socrates
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    Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
  • Bud Grant
    Bud Grant
    American football coach and player 1927-
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    Being cold for a short period of time is not life-threatening. You can perform a task when you're cold. We proved that when the Vikings played outside.
  • Albert Bushnell Hart
    Albert Bushnell Hart
    American historian, writer, and editor 1854-1943
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    Besides paid white laborers, there was everywhere a class of white servants bound without wages for a term of years, and a more miserable class of Negro slaves.
  • Booth Tarkington
    Booth Tarkington
    American novelist and dramatist 1869-1946
    Booth Tarkington
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    Boyhood is the longest time in life for a boy. The last term of the school-year is made of decades, not of weeks, and living through them is like waiting for the millennium.
  • Callie Khouri
    Callie Khouri
    American film and television 1957-
    Callie Khouri
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    Chick flick is not a term used to praise a movie. Nobody says 'it's a great chick flick.' It's a way of being derisive. I'm not clear why it's ok to do it.
  • Mary Wollstonecraft
    Mary Wollstonecraft
    British feministisch writer 1759-1797
    Mary Wollstonecraft
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    Children, I grant, should be innocent; but when the epithet is applied to men, or women, it is but a civil term for weakness.
  • Bennet Omalu
    Bennet Omalu
    Nigerian-American physician and neuropathologist 1968-
    Bennet Omalu
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    Chronic means long term. Traumatic means associated with trauma. Encephalopathy means a bad brain.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
    Ben Bernanke
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    Consumers going through foreclosure typically will see their credit scores drop, raising longer-term questions about their ability to rebound financially and perhaps pursue a more sustainable home purchase at some later point.
  • Thomas De Quincey
    Thomas De Quincey
    British writer 1785-1859
    Thomas De Quincey
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    Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more than a term of abuse applied by critics to anything they do not yet understand.
    Source: Death in the Afternoon (1932) ch. 7
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