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The shortest distance between two points is a straight line.
'I am' is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that 'I do' is the longest sentence?
The oldest, shortest words - 'yes' and 'no' - are those which require the most thought.
The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian.
Aiden Wilson Tozer
Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home.
The dominant characteristic of an authentic spiritual life is the gratitude that flows from trust - not only for all the gifts that I receive from God, but gratitude for all the suffering. Because in that purifying experience, suffering has often been the shortest path to intimacy with God.
The shortest answer is doing the thing.
The shortest feedback loop I can think of is doing improvisation in front of an audience.
The shortest period of time lies between the minute you put some money away for a rainy day and the unexpected arrival of rain.
Jane Bryant Quinn
Pain dies quickly, and lets her weary prisoners go; the fiercest agonies have shortest reign.
William C. Bryant
'No' is the second shortest word in the English language, but one of the hardest to say.
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.
Concepts of justice must have hands and feet to carry out justice in every case in the shortest possible time and the lowest possible cost. This is the challenge to every lawyer and judge in America.
Warren E. Burger
In modeling, my height was a big challenge to overcome, because I was pretty much the shortest girl on the runway whenever I was doing the catwalk. The clothes didn't fit and the shoes didn't fit. It was an issue, but luckily, it didn't prevent me from working.
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic nation ought to know that war is the surest and shortest means to accomplish it.
Alexis de Tocqueville
It is in life as it is in ways, the shortest way is commonly the foulest, and surely the fairer way is not much about.
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at once.
The shortest distance between two points is under construction.
There are many crooked lines and one straight line. Which is the line of truth? Why the straight line? Truth is always the shortest distance between two points.
Sun Myung Moon
It's a big thing now: A lot of people want to be assistants to celebrities. If you're pursuing that, you're an idiot. You're a moron. The shortest distance between two points is not a celebrity, or being next to a celebrity.
We weep over the graves of infants and the little ones taken from us by death; but an early grave may be the shortest way to heaven.
I grew up Catholic. We went to confession on Saturday, stood in the shortest line, since it led to the priest who gave the easiest penance - usually a few Our Fathers and Hail Marys. We confessed in private, prayed our penance and our souls were clean.
The proper union of gin and vermouth is a great and sudden glory; it is one of the happiest marriages on earth, and one of the shortest lived.
Recreational shopping is the shortest distance between two points: you and broke.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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