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Letter "S" » short-term
«Strength is Happiness. Strength is itself victory. In weakness and cowardice there is no happiness. When you wage a struggle, you might win or you might lose. But regardless of the short-term outcome, the very fact of your continuing to struggle is proof of your victory as a human being.»
Author: Daisaku Ikeda
, Buddhist Leader
«Social science virtually abhors the event. Not without reason; the short-term is the most capricious and deceptive form of time.»
«Dory: I suffer from short term memory loss. It runs in my family... At least I think it does... Where are they?»
«Chances are that neither the client nor the agency will ever know very much about what role the ad has played in sales or profits of the client, either short-term or long-term.»
«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.»
«Leadership is, among other things, the ability to inflict pain and get away with it - short-term pain for long-term gain.»
«Short-term amnesia is not the worst affliction if you have an Irish flair for the sauce.»
«I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.»
«Anger and hatred cannot bring harmony. The noble task of arms control and disarmament cannot be accomplished by confrontation and condemnation. Hostile attitudes only serve to heat up the situation, whereas a true sense of respect gradually cools down what otherwise could become explosive. We must recognize the frequent contradictions between short-term benefit and long-term harm.»
Author: Dalai Lama
, arms control
, contradiction in terms
, cool down
, heat up
«Communists have always played an active role in the fight by colonial countries for their freedom, because the short-term objects of Communism would always correspond with the long-term objects of freedom movements.»
Author: Nelson Mandela
, freedom of movement