Quotes with tag:
I like short stories.
A seventeenth-century house tends to be short on frills like hallways and closets; you must improvise.
Human life is truly a short affair. It is better to live doing the things that you like.
One’s appearance bespeaks dignity corresponding to the depth of his character. One’s concentrated effort, serene attitude, taciturn air, courteous disposition, thoroughly polite bearing, gritted teeth with a piercing look – each of these reveals dignity. Such outward appearance, in short, comes from constant attentiveness and seriousness.
Fashion Week is surprisingly very short. At least the actual runway shows are.
As I grew up, I learned what worked for me. That’s where the short dresses came from. And you can’t dance in a long dress.
I always wanted to be an actress. It’s been very high up on my list of passions, and I did a couple of short courses, and I’ve studied at school.
I made some probably very cringe-worthy short films that shall hopefully never make the light of day.
I believe that life is short, and there is too much time wasted bearing grudges, and I like to move on.
I have short hands. That’s why I have to bend up to notes; I can’t always reach the frets.
Some of our early work was two minutes twenty when it actually came out on vinyl, very, very, very short. Sometimes if you made a three-minute record they would make you do an edited version for radio, particularly in America.
Maine out of season is unmistakably a great destination: hospitable, good-humored, plenty of elbow room, short days, dark nights of crackling ice crystals.
Whether I’m trying to figure out what the U.S. military is doing in Latin America or Africa, Afghanistan or Qatar, the response is remarkably uniform – obstruction and obfuscation, hurdles and hindrances. In short, the good old-fashioned military runaround.
I don’t read the papers; I stopped reading the papers. I read the papers only during periods of crisis, and I think papers are too long on a regular day and too short days when we have a crisis.
I have a really good band, and just returned from a short tour in California. It hasn’t always gone that well.