Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.
Life is short, the art long.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
I am a poor man and of little worth, who is laboring in that art that God has given me in order to extend my life as long as possible.
Life is too short for a long story.
The life so short, the craft so long to learn.
Life can seem short or life can seem long, depending on how you live it.
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
Life doesn't imitate art, it imitates bad television.
The object of art is to give life a shape.
Life is short, and it is here to be lived.
Life well spent is long.
Every human is an artist. The dream of your life is to make beautiful art.
A great thing happening now in art is that artists are using the figure, the body, clothing, life.
I felt for a long time that this is what I want to do so I'm happy at this point to just take my time and work on projects that I feel strongly about, and the rest of the time just live my life.
Every man casts a shadow; not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This is his grief. Let him turn which way he will, it falls opposite to the sun; short at noon, long at eve. Did you never see it?
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another which will be eternal.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
My mom is always telling me it takes a long time to get to the top, but a short time to get to the bottom.
You have only a short period of time in your life to make your mark, and I'm there now.
There is only one thing that a man really wants to do, all his life; and that is, to find his way to his God, his Morning Star, salute his fellow man, and enjoy the woman who has come the long way with him.
Life's too short to be a Go-Go for twenty years.
A warrior knows that he is only a man. His only regret is that his life is so short that he can't grab onto all the things he would like to. But for him, this is not an issue; it's only a pity.
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer's lease hath all too short a date.
A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.