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'I am' is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that 'I do' is the longest sentence?
The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way.
Four years ago, I promised to end the war in Iraq. We did. I promised to refocus on the terrorists who actually attacked us on 9/11. We have. We've blunted the Taliban's momentum in Afghanistan, and in 2014, our longest war will be over. A new tower rises above the New York skyline, al Qaeda is on the path to defeat, and Osama bin Laden is dead.
For time is the longest distance between two places.
It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish.
J. R. R. Tolkien
The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.
W. Somerset Maugham
Nature uses only the longest threads to weave her patterns, so that each small piece of her fabric reveals the organization of the entire tapestry.
Richard P. Feynman
The longest journey is the journey inwards. Of him who has chosen his destiny, Who has started upon his quest for the source of his being.
Time is the longest distance between two places.
Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home.
Tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys.
Christian Nestell Bovee
The great advantage of being a writer is that you can spy on people. You're there, listening to every word, but part of you is observing. Everything is useful to a writer, you see - every scrap, even the longest and most boring of luncheon parties.
For the longest time, you just sound like a broken record, but you have to be consistent when teaching kids.
Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest.
Henry Van Dyke
Space Mountain may be the oldest ride in the park, but it has the longest line.
The longest absence is less perilous to love than the terrible trials of incessant proximity.
Edna St. Vincent Millay
The greatest legacy is that which benefits the widest number of people for the longest period without limit to value. No one but the Prophet Muhammad was given that role as the seal of God's message.
The companies that survive longest are the one's that work out what they uniquely can give to the world not just growth or money but their excellence, their respect for others, or their ability to make people happy. Some call those things a soul.
I pretty much left full-time, formal education when I was 11, so that was when I was taken out of the school system... The longest stretch I would go back for was a term and a half when I was about 14.
The bottom line is that Wanda Sykes has the longest continuously documented family tree of any African-American we have ever researched.
Henry Louis Gates
The answers I remember longest are the ones that answer questions that I didn't think of asking.
When President Obama entered the White House, the economy was in a free-fall. The auto industry: on its back. The banks: frozen up. More than three million Americans had already lost their jobs. And America's bravest, our men and women in uniform, were fighting what would soon be the longest wars in our history.
America has the longest prison sentences in the West, yet the only condition long sentences demonstrably cure is heterosexuality.
I loved cinema while growing up and, for the longest time, wanted to be a director.
I've been wanting to do a book about baseball for the longest time, and nobody will let me do it. It's the one thing from America I really miss.
People take the longest possible paths, digress to numerous dead ends, and make all kinds of mistakes. Then historians come along and write summaries of this messy, nonlinear process and make it appear like a simple, straight line.
The longest road trip I've ever been on is from Minnesota to Los Angeles.
Seann William Scott
To me, the biggest notes and the longest notes are the easiest notes.
In the early 1930s, flying from England to Australia was the longest flight in the world. It was considered extremely dangerous and hazardous, pushing pilots to the limits of mechanical skills and human endurance. Aviation was young.
I think I've had the longest career of strength, focus, and still being able to sell records. I think I'm that guy. I'm still blessed with the opportunity to make music and pass out a message like, 'Life is good,' to the world.
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