We have all kinds of limitations as human beings. I mean we can't see the whole electromagnetic spectrum; we can't see the very small; we can't see the very far. So we compensate for these short comings with technological scaffoldings. The microscope allows us to extend our vision into the micro-sphere.
I'm 47, You learn life is short and it's not worth doing something if you don't enjoy it.
There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation — veneer isn't worth anything.
What the Web has never figured out is how to pay for reporting, which, with the collapse of print newspapers, is in desperately short supply, and without which even the most prolific commenters will someday run out of things to say.
After college, I was burdened with student loans to repay, no financial cushion, so I wasn't in a position to bet everything on a creative-writing career — neither the writing-workshop academia life nor the freelance-writer version, trying to scrape by on short stories and house-painting gigs.
Short stories are tiny windows into other worlds and other minds and dreams. They are journeys you can make to the far side of the universe and still be back in time for dinner.
They say anything can happen in a short series. I just didn't expect it to be that short.
I remember reading the cruelest, most awful thing about my hair online. A person speculated about who I was as a person and even read into my personal life based solely off my hairstyle. He or she said I must be lazy because I have short hair. It was just devastating.
Life is too short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.
I've never wanted anybody to like me because I had long hair or short hair, or that they liked the way I dressed or they liked the way I dressed or they liked the way I smile.
Short — quotes and aphorisms
Life is too short to not have oysters and champagne sometimes.
For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.
Love God; love others; do your best in all you do, even if you fall short!
People say I'm wearing heels because I'm short. I wear heels because the women like 'em.
Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.
Life is short and the older you get, the more you feel it. Indeed, the shorter it is. People lose their capacity to walk, run, travel, think, and experience life. I realise how important it is to use the time I have.
You don't have to be the biggest, tallest, strongest guy to do whatever you want to do. You can do anything. There's tall doctors, short doctors. It doesn't matter. You don't have to be the tallest guy to play the sport of basketball, football or whatever you want to play.
Life's too short to just breeze on by.
Life is short and you've got to get the most out of it.
Life is too short, and I'm Italian. I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0.