Quotes by short-term
Quotes 76 till 90 of 374.
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
British philosopher 1588-1679
Desire to know why, and how - curiosity, which is a lust of the mind, that a perseverance of delight in the continued and indefatigable generation of knowledge - exceedeth the short vehemence of any carnal pleasure.
English poet, novelist, essayist and critic 1929-2019
Despair, in short, seeks its own environment as surely as water finds its own level.
American author and newspaper columnist
Despite all the media coverage, glitz and glam of hedge funds, they have not done well for their investors. They have high - some say excessively high - fees; their short- and long-term performance has been poor.
American artist 1945-
Do you know why language manifests itself the way it does in my work? It's because I understand short attention spans.
American psychiatrist 1920-
Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis. The neurotic is in doubt and has fears about persons and things; the psychotic has convictions and makes claims about them. In short, the neurotic has problems, the psychotic has solutions.
American physicist 1931-2018
During my years at the synchrotron laboratory, I had become interested in the theory of quantum electrodynamics and had decided that what I would most like to do after completing my dissertation work was to probe the short-distance behavior of the electromagnetic interaction.
American author 1954-
Each life is one short word slowly uttered.
Roman poet 70-19 BC
Each man has his appointed day: short and irreparable in the brief life of all, but to extend our fame by our deeds, this is the work of mankind.
American author and political activist 1941-
Employers have gone away from the idea that an employee is a long-term asset to the company, someone to be nurtured and developed, to a new notion that they are disposable.
American-British author 1951-
England was full of words I'd never heard before - streaky bacon, short back and sides, Belisha beacon, serviettes, high tea, ice-cream cornet.
American businesswoman, investor, speaker and consultant 1949-
Especially if you're over 40, shortening the term of your loan to pay it off sooner could make you mortgage-free in retirement.
Even in today's opera world, the position of the black tenor is problematic.
Cardinal de Retz
French churchman and writer of memoirs 1613-1679
Every man whom chance alone has, by some accident, made a public character, hardly ever fails of becoming, in a short time, a ridiculous private one.
English journalist, author, and broadcaster 1975-
Every woman who chooses - joyfully, thoughtfully, calmly, of their own free will and desire - not to have a child does womankind a massive favour in the long term.
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