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Brevity and conciseness are the parents of correction.
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Hosea Ballou

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Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
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Marcus T. Cicero

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Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
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Marcus T. Cicero

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Brevity is the soul of wit, and tediousness the limbs and outward flourishes.
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William Shakespeare

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Good things, when short, are twice as good.
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Baltasar Gracian

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I strive to be brief, and I become obscure.
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Horace

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It is my ambition to say in ten sentences; what others say in a whole book.
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Friedrich Nietzsche

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Never be so brief as to become obscure.
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Tryon Edwards

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The fewer the words, the better the prayer.
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Martin Luther

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The more you say, the less people remember. The fewer the words, the greater the profit.
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Francois FeNelon

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The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
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Thomas Jefferson

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There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too many of them together.
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Josh Billings

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun