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One can never read too little of bad, or too much of good books: bad books are intellectual poison; they destroy the mind. In order to read what is good one must make it a condition never to read what is bad; for life is short, and both time and strength limited.
It occurred to Anita that hatred and dislike and even indifference were all luxuries, born of the mistaken belief that anything could last forever.
Life is too short for us to keep important words, for example, 'I love you', locked in our hearts.
The sad truth is, John and I and the kids only took Route 66 once on our trips to Disneyland. Our family, like the rest of America, succumbed to the lure of faster highways, more direct routes, higher speed limits. We forgot about taking the slow way. It makes you wonder if something inside us knows that our lives are going to pass faster than we could ever realize. So we run around like chickens about to lose our heads. Which makes our little two- or three-week vacations with our families more important than ever... As for the time that elapsed between those vacations, that’s another thing altogether. It seems to have all passed breathlessly, like some extended whisper of days, months, years, decades. (pp.39-40)
There is someone out there that will love you.They'll want you for you.Don't settle for less.Life is short and I'm tired of wasting it
A lot of people are not used to having death in their lives or anything like that and I think that's not incredibly natural either. So it definitely can take its toll. At the same time I think it's important to face your own mortality, which I do most every day by doing the show, to realize that your life is short and to take the opportunities that you need to take and be fearless.
Life is short, and the Tour de France long.
The art is long, life is short
Art is long and life is short, and success is very far off.
Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind.
I try not to spend too much time on partisan politics. Life's too short for that. I don't really believe that there have been many human problems solved by politics.
We cannot waste time. We can only waste ourselves.
Remember that life is short and death is long.
I directed one of my shorts that did festivals around the world, and that was great. I've got a bit of a bug for that now. I just hope I keep challenging myself and keep doing stuff that interests me with people who I respect and who teach me stuff. If I can keep doing that in anything - acting, writing, directing or whatever - I'll do it because life is short.
Life is too short to worry about anything
If you wouldn't live long, live well; for folly and wickedness shorten life.
Seeing pictures of other places around the world makes me feel more important. Reminds me, even though life is short, there's so much to do.
Life's too short. Start with Dessert!
Time flies, whether you’re wasting it or not.
Life is too short not to do a little practical joking.
The only things you regret are the things you didn't do.
Have you any old grudges you would like to pay, Any wrongs laid up from a bygone day? -Gather them now and lay them away When Christmas comes. Hard thoughts are heavy to carry, my friend, And life is short from beginning to end; Be kind to yourself, leave nothing to mend When Christmas comes.
Life is too short to hate anything. I am too busy to love and enjoy everything.
Let's not allow ourselves to be upset by small things we should despise and forget. Remember "Life is too short to be little".
Life is short. Don't miss opportunities to spend time with the people that you love.
Certain things in life simply have to be experienced -and never explained. Love is such a thing.
The older you get, the more you learn.
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervour.
I have no time for the endless nostalgia: 'Oh gosh I used to . . . ' Life is too short; I don't have any time for sitting and saying I miss things. What's the point? Go and do something else.'
Life is short for those who are truly able to understand that one day the entire world will come to a complete end. Not everyone is capable of that. Not everyone has the ability to comprehend what going away for all eternity really implies. There are too many distractions, hour by hour, minute by minute, to hinder such an understanding.
I’m thankful that everything sweet is sweet because it is finite.
Nobody's life is perfect and in the grand scheme of things, life is short. I think it's so important to live life to its fullest and choose to smile.
Remember that life's length is not measured by its hours and days, but by that which we have done therein. A useless life is short if it lasts a century. There are greater and better things in us all, if we would find them out. There will always be in this world – wrongs. No wrong is really successful. The day will come when light and truth and the just and the good shall be victorious and wrong as evil will be no more forever.
Life is too short to worry about anything. You had better enjoy it because the next day promises nothing.
My father worked on assembly lines in Detroit while I was growing up. Every day, I watched him do what he needed to do to support the family. But he told me, 'Life is short. Do what you want to do.'
Mehmet Murat Ildan
How many millions of times the sentence ‘Life is short’ has been repeated in the human history? But nevertheless we all live as if we have millions of years! Oh, how silly!
He is different, and there will be many people you love who will be unhappy with you. You don’t want them to feel you’ve dishonored them. Yes, I know how it is. But life is short. A chance for great happiness doesn’t come along all that often.
David J. Schwartz
Life is too short to waste. Dreams are fulfilled only through action, not through endless planning to take action.
Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else's.
Life is short, yet sweet.
Life is short, so fall in love, dear maiden, before your youthful ardor cools off, for there is no tomorrow.
Empty night, Harry. Didn't your little adventure in the lake teach you a damned thing?" I scowled some more. "Like what?" "Like life is short," he [Thomas] said. "Like you don't know when it's going to end. Like some things, left unsaid, can't ever be said.
Life is too short to do the things you don't love doing.
I'm not someone who dwells upon past events, taking the view that life is too short
Life is too short to blend in.
For some moments in life there are no words.
Maisha tunayoishi ni mafupi, maisha ya mbinguni ni ya milele. Fundisha familia yako upendo na hofu ya Mungu, kwani hiyo ndiyo akili kushinda zote. Hekima ya kutunza familia inapatikana katika kitabu cha Mithali cha Agano la Kale.
The bottom line for me is that life is short and art is long.
the time of life is short; To spend that shortness basely were too long.
Life is short and progress is slow