Quotes by short-term
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English composer, keyboardist and conductor 1956-
Film scores are often based on short themes, and it helps if you've got some way of developing these themes and making them sometimes last 4 minutes and sometimes last 40 seconds. One ends up doing it subconsciously.
American journalist 1970-
Fixing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in isolation, without looking at the big picture, would be short-sighted.
Fond archer, Hope! who tak'st thy aim so far,
That still or short, or wide thine arrows are!Source: Against Hope.
For a writer, life is always too short to write. I will just try my best during what remains of my life.
English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
For solitude sometimes is best society,
And short retirement urges sweet return.Source: Paradise lost (1667) IX, 249
For some life lasts a short while, but the memories it holds last forever.
French stage actress
For the theatre one needs long arms; it is better to have them too long than too short. An artiste with short arms can never, never make a fine gesture.
For those unfortunate enough to experience it, long-term unemployment - now, as in the 1930s - is a tragedy. And, for society as a whole, there is the danger that the productive capacity of a significant portion of the labour force will be impaired.
American statesman 1809-1865
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more.
American far-right media pundit and author 1961-
Four years of Jimmy Carter gave us two titanic Reagan landslides, peace and prosperity for eight blessed years - and even a third term for his feckless vice president, George H.W. Bush.
English writer 1709-1784
Friendship, like love, is destroyed by long absence, though it may be increased by short intermissions.Source: Idler
American physician, businessman and politician 1952-
From slavery to segregation, we remember that America did not always live up to its ideals. In fact, we often fell far short of them. But we also learned that fundamental to our national character is the drive to live out the true meaning of our creed.
American writer, futurist, and businessman 1928-2016
Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time.
Christian Nevell Bovee
American writer 1820-1904
Genius makes its observations in short-hand; talent writes them out at length.
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