Quotes by short-term
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Bill de Blasio
American politician 1961-
At a certain point, particularly in his third term, Mayor Bloomberg lost touch with the people he was serving.
American umpire in Major League Baseball 1884-
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.
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
American educator, eugenicist, and peace activist 1851-1931
Be a life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.
Mary Wortley Montagu
English aristocrat, letter writer and poet 1689-1762
Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my dear, kiss me and be quiet.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
American football coach and player 1927-
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
American historian, writer, and editor 1854-1943
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.
American novelist and dramatist 1869-1946
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.
American film and television 1957-
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.
British feministisch writer 1759-1797
Children, I grant, should be innocent; but when the epithet is applied to men, or women, it is but a civil term for weakness.
Nigerian-American physician and neuropathologist 1968-
Chronic means long term. Traumatic means associated with trauma. Encephalopathy means a bad brain.
American economist 1953-
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
British writer 1785-1859
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.
American writer 1899-1961
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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