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Double-digit inflation is a terrible thing - and it got up to 14 or 15 percent on a monthly basis for a while, shortly after I became chairman of the Fed.

Paul A. Volcker

Whenever you need me, whenever want me, you know you can call me. I'll be there shortly.

Wiz Khalifa

A sound mind in a sound body is a short but full description of a happy state in this world.

John Locke

The shortest answer is doing the thing.

Ernest Hemingway

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals.

Proverb

Life is too short for traffic.

Dan Bellack

Making a long stay short is a great aid to popularity.

Kin Hubbard

Your body is the baggage you must carry through life. The more excess the baggage, the shorter the trip.

Arnold H. Glasgow

Probably every new and eagerly expected garment ever put on since clothes came in fell a trifle short of the wearer's expectation.

Charles Dickens

In the mountains, the shortest way is from peak to peak: but for that you must have long legs.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Forecasting is not a respectable human activity and not worthwhile beyond the shortest of periods.

Peter Drucker

The Long and the Short and the Tall made a great impression on me because it was a very ugly tale about the reality of soldiering at a time when we were being gung-ho about the whole thing of war.

Timothy West

The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.

Michelangelo

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals.

Proverb

I am not overweight. I am just nine inches too short.

Shelley Winters

Studies have indicated there is a strong correlation between the shortages of nurses and morbidity and mortality rates in our hospitals.

Lois Capps

A sense of humor judges one's actions and the actions of others from a wider reference... it pardons shortcomings; it consoles failure. It recommends moderation.

Thornton Wilder

I am not overweight. I am just nine inches too short.

Shelley Winters

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals.

Proverb

As a former veteran, I understand the needs of veterans, and have been clear - we will work together, stand together with the Administration, but we will also question their policies when they shortchange veterans and military retirees.

Solomon Ortiz

Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If we have learned one thing from the history of invention and discovery, it is that, in the long run and often in the short one the most daring prophecies seem laughably conservative.

William Clark

There were to be no short cuts to the truth. Instead he would have to adopt a longer, but a reasonably sure method. There would have to be conversation. Much conversation. For in the long run, either through a lie, or through truth, people were bound to give themselves away...

Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie

Forget the image, forget the ensemble, forget the rumours, forget the short skirts, the big hair, whatever! I owe this to the fans and I will never forget you so I want to accept this award on behalf of all of you.

Mariah Carey
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