The Jesuits taught me, if you use a lot of words to express a thought, you're not thinking very hard.
Or you're covering your ass.
As Polonius said, "Brevity is the soul of wit."
As Dorothy Parker said, "Brevity is the soul of lingerie."
IBM's supercomputer Watson is named after the company's first CEO. But the Watson we remember and love was the storyteller. ...
"Bob, I am really glad you resumed these posts. I read every one, and I appreciate their brevity and single-minded focus."
Gary L. Slack
Chief Experience Officer
Slack and Company
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