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Let thy speech be short, comprehending much in few words.
Honorable Senators: My sincerest thanks I offer you. Conserve the firm foundations of our institutions. Do your work with the spir ...
You lose.
I have a talent for silence and brevity. I can keep silent when it seems best to do so, and when I speak I can, and do usually, qu ...
I strive to be brief but I become obscure.
In all pointed sentences, some degree of accuracy must be sacrificed to conciseness.
As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words, so lesser minds have a talent of talking much, and saying n ...
Less is more.
Hamlet. Is this a prologue, or the posy of a ring?
Ophelia. 'Tis brief, my lord.
Hamlet. As woman's love.
At first
And last, the hearty welcome.
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