Width Quotes

"I [prefer] a short lif...

"I [prefer] a short life with width to a narrow one with length." --Avicenna
📅︎ Oct 10
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"I prefer a short life w...

"I prefer a short life with width to a narrow one with length" - Ibn Sina (1037)
📅︎ Jun 19
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“You can't do anything about the lengt...

“You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.” ― H. L. Mencken
📅︎ May 25
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I don't want to get to the end of my life and f...

I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well. -Diane Ackerman
📅︎ Nov 10
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“The space between the idea of something and its reality is always wide and deep ...

“The space between the idea of something and its reality is always wide and deep and dark. The longer they are kept apart—idea of thing, reality of thing—the wider the width, the deeper the depth, the thicker and darker the darkness.” -Jamaica Kincaid
📅︎ Apr 14
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