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"Short is short and Tall is Tall You are what you are That is All!" - Stephen Cosgrove

"While we were working, we were writing about a tall girl and a short girl, which we thought was funny, because Alison's [McGhee] tall and I'm short." - Kate Dicamillo

"Took out Skinny Minnie, Long Tall Sally, and Short Fat Fanny, but I'm kinda fonda Wanda." - Neil Young

"I was short and I had a really high voice, and now my voice is low and I'm tall," - Greyson Chance

"What's so wonderful about being 6'3". What is this mythical edge tall men have over average and short men?" - Regis Philbin

"Some like them fat, some like them tall, some like them short, skinny legs and all. I like them all." - James Brown

"What's so wonderful about being 6'3. What is this mythical edge tall men have over average and short men?" - Regis Philbin

"What's so wonderful about being 6'3". What is this mythical edge tall men have over average and short men?" - Regis Philbin

"Oh, I'm not a true genius. I'm a near genius. I would say I'm a short genius. I'd rather be tall and normal than a short genius." - Mel Brooks

"Tall, thin, curvy, short - whatever you are, you are beautiful." - Demi Lovato

"Tall girls are hot. Short girls are cute" - Harry Styles

"I did play two years of high school football and was very short and uncoordinated but the second year I was very tall and skinny and very uncoordinated." - Kyle Chandler

"We're always too skinny, or too fat. Too tall, or too short. We're shaming each other, and we're shaming ourselves, and it sucks." - Emma Stone

"My mum's really short so she always wears really tall heels, and I used to steal them and now it's just a part of my everyday life." - Taylor Momsen

"You were created as a masterpiece and you are one of God's expressions of beauty. Short, tall, thin, thick, freckles, big eyes, small ones . . . it doesn't matter." - Dannah Gresh

"I run Willow Management, which is the biggest agency for other short actors. We look after performers who are either under five feet and over seven feet tall." - Warwick Davis

"I fought tall fighters, short fighters, strong fighters, slow fighters, sluggers and boxers. It was either learn or get knocked off." - Sugar Ray Leonard

"I enjoy mixed audiences, not one particular group. Short, tall, scientists, Jews, gentiles, whatever, as long as they breathe and like to laugh." - Don Rickles

"Tall, dark, and gruesome." -Tori" - Kelley Armstrong

"Mr. Tall, Blonde and Lightning" - Kevin Hearne

"He had possessed the arrogance of a tall member of a short race, with no obligation save to be tall." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"Better to have loved a short man than never to have loved a tall." - David Chambless

"Some say, Life is short. I say; Life is tall-grab a straw!" - Sark

"He's too short, he's too... tall, he's... just not going to work." - Ed Wood

"And time brings down what is both strong and tall. But plants new set to be eradicate, And buds new blown, to have so short a date, Is by his hand alone that guides nature and fate." - Anne Bradstreet

"Stand tall and believe in yourself" - Roxrite

"I didn't want to be short. I've tried to pretend that being a short guy didn't matter. I tried to make up for being short by affecting a strut, by adopting the voice of a much bigger man, by spending more money than I made, by tipping double or triple at bars and restaurants, by dating tall, beautiful women." - Mickey Rooney

"My dad once told me that he would rather I had an old boyfriend than a tall boyfriend. I don't know why, I think he's just feels stressed by... He' not that short I just think the idea of a really tall guy is super anxiety producing to him. And now I'm with neither old guy nor a very tall guy. So everything has worked out perfectly." - Lena Dunham

"You see, to tall men I'm a midget, and to short men I'm a giant; to the skinny ones I'm a fat man, and to the fat ones I'm a thin man." - Norton Juster

"My height can be a problem. A lot of directors and photographers are sometimes not happy because I'm pretty tall and especially if I work with short actors the difference can be pretty massive." - Bill Skarsgard

"To be beautiful you had to be willowy and tall. When you were as short as Clary was, just over five feet, you were cute. Not pretty or beautiful, but cute." - Cassandra Clare

"What's my philosophy? In a word, integral. And what on earth - or in heaven - do I mean by integral? The dictionary meaning is fairly simple: comprehensive, balanced, inclusive, essential for completeness. Short definition, tall order." - Ken Wilber

"I knew right then and there nothing was ever going to change. It wouldn't matter if I was tall or short or fat or thin or absent every day. I was a loser from birth." - Julie Anne Peters

"Tell him that PDP women in every nook and cranny, wherever we are, young or old, beautiful or ugly, tall or short, small or big, we are chanting to Nigerians: all we are saying, give us Goodluck." - Kema Chikwe

"I hate myself on the screen. I want to die ... my voice is either too high or too gravelly. I want to dive under the carpet.... I'd love to be tall and willowy ... I'm short." - Elizabeth Taylor

"I always wanted to be a character, when I worked at Disney, but I wasn't short enough for certain characters and I wasn't tall enough for others. I wanted to be a chipmunk; I think 4'10" was the cutoff." - Kate Dicamillo

"We won with the military. We won with highly educated, pretty well educated and poorly educated. But we won with everything, tall people, short people, fat people, skinny people just won." - Donald Trump

"There are two kinds of characters in all fiction, the born and the synthetic. If the writer has to ask himself questions - is he tall, is he short? - he had better quit." - Rex Stout

"I tell girls, 'If you're tall and feel too tall, the answer is to be taller." - Elizabeth Berkley

"Grace, Mercy and Forgiveness will help a man walk tall. Walk tall!" - John Mellencamp

"I tell girls, 'If you're tall and feel too tall, the answer is to be taller.'" - Elizabeth Berkley

"I'm in trouble if they can't, because everyone's taller than me, and if that's true, that means I can't have any friends! Alison [McGhee] and I look very much like, I was going to say Bink and Gollie, but I meant Mutt and Jeff. We look ridiculous when we walk down the street together, because she's so tall and I'm so short. But yes, tall people and short people can, and should be, friends. I, personally, like being short. I think it makes things easier." - Kate Dicamillo

"I don't care if you're black, white, short, tall, skinny, rich or poor. If you respect me I'll respect you" - Adele

"The way we started was, Alison [McGhee] said, 'Tall girl, short girl.' We had no plans beyond that." - Kate Dicamillo

"Girls of all kinds can be beautiful; from the thin, plus-sized, short, very tall, ebony to porcelain-skinned" - Tyra Banks

"When I was younger I wanted to be a gymnast, but they have to be quite short - I was tall." - Tamara Ecclestone

"Talking of the local Sheriff, Jake Valentine, tall and skinny and his wife Myra, "She was a short woman, maybe five feet tall in her socks, the top of her head not quite reaching Jake's chest. What she lacked in height she made up for in girth. Jeffrey guessed she was at least a hundred pounds overweight. Standing side by side, the Valentines looked like the living embodiment of the number ten." - Karin Slaughter

"If you fall stand tall and come back for more." - Tupac Shakur

"Yes, and I also like jumping out of tall buildings." - John Vanbiesbrouck

"To appear well dressed, be skinny and tall." - Mason Cooley

"Stand tall, laugh loudly, and be who you truly are" - Sark

"I think the only universal thing is one individual. If you talk about a country or a nation or a culture, it's so vague. I mean what is a nation? A nation is full of nice and bad and long and tall and short and thin people. It's not like everybody is the same." - Marjane Satrapi

"Children tease each other because you're short or you're tall or you're a redhead or because you're ugly or because you're smart or because you're dumb or all kinds of differences and as parents we have to deal with that and strengthen our children to be comfortable with themselves and also to show empathy and acceptance towards others." - Heather Wilson

"There is some delight in ale and wine And some in girls with ankles fine But my delight, yes always mine Is to dance with Jak O' the Shadows We will toss the dice however they fall And snuggle the girls be they short or tall Then follow Lord Mat whenever he calls To dance with Jak O' the Shadows." - Robert Jordan

"There is some delight in ale and wine And some in girls with ankles fine But my delight, yes always mine Is to dance with Jak O" the Shadows We will toss the dice however they fall And snuggle the girls be they short or tall Then follow Lord Mat whenever he calls To dance with Jak O" the Shadows." - Robert Jordan

"I try to make my things aesthetically pleasing; but, if it isn't functional, people will 'oo' and 'aah' over it in an exhibit but they won't buy it. ... My feeling is a chair has to be functional and comfortable for tall and short alike." - Sam Maloof

"I try to make my things aesthetically pleasing; but, if it is' functional, people will "oo" and "aah" over it in an exhibit but they wo' buy it. ... My feeling is a chair has to be functional and comfortable for tall and short alike." - Sam Maloof

"Shaming and blaming your kid isn't going to make them change. You can't change yourself. Would I love to be tall and blonde? Yes, but that's not going to happen. I'm always going to be short and dark-haired, maybe gray-haired now." - Chuck Panozzo

"Alison [McGhee] and I have known each other since the summer of 2001. One evening we were sitting around talking about how we wished we had a good story to work on. Alison said: Why don't we work on a story together? I said: A story about what? And Alison said: A story about a short girl and a tall girl." - Kate Dicamillo

"Texas was mostly short-grass and tall-grass prairie when modern Europeans arrived here. It really was a land of milk and honey. But when they brought all these cattle onto these relatively small bits of land, and the cattle were allowed to graze freely, they essentially destroyed the prairie." - Philipp Meyer

"The first sentence of a book is a handshake, perhaps an embrace. Style and personality are irrelevant. They can be formal or casual. They can be tall or short or fat or thin. They can obey the rules or break them. But they need to contain a charge. A live current, which shocks and illuminates." - Jhumpa Lahiri

"Girls of all kinds can be beautiful - from the thin, plus-sized, short, very tall, ebony to porcelain-skinned; the quirky, clumsy, shy, outgoing and all in between. It's not easy though because many people still put beauty into a confining, narrow box...Think outside of the box...Pledge that you will look in the mirror and find the unique beauty in you." - Tyra Banks

"In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have OK teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already" - John Corbett

"Ignore, then, whether you are tall and thin or short and stocky- whether they laughed at you at home (where they are often unkind) or at school (where they are mostly blind, anyway). Indeed-to hell with the lot of them if you 'feel' you can do it." - Percy Cerutty

"Each of us is precious to God because each of us has their name written on the palms of God's hands. And God says there are no outsiders - black, white, yellow, short, tall, young, old, rich, poor, gay, lesbian, straight - everyone. All belong. And God says, I have only you to help me realize my dream. Help me." - Desmond Tutu

"I got the opportunity to meet people all over the world. Brilliant women, tall women, short women, slim women, thick women, you name it. But, I don't meet them. I have the opportunities to and it's a little bit - I'm a little shy, so I don't meet them and I don't know who's right for me." - Nas

"In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have okay teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already." - John Corbett

"The Long and the Short and the Tall made a great impression on me because it was a very ugly tale about the reality of soldiering at a time when we were being gung-ho about the whole thing of war." - Timothy West

"I wear non-gender-specific clothes. I just look silly in girls' clothes. I'm quite tall, and they're never the right cut for me - T-shirts and stuff are always too low-cut or too short. I've worn boys' clothes forever because girls' stuff never felt right for me." - Ladyhawke

"Why are tall guys always attracted to short women? Not just moderately short women, either... Tiny women. Polly Pockets. The tallest guys always-always-always go for the shortest girls. Always. It's like they're so infatuated with their own height that they want to be with someone who makes them feel even taller. Someone they can tower over. A little doll that will make them feel even bigger and stronger." - Rainbow Rowell

"Once lay down the rule that the job comes first and you throw that job open to every individual, man or woman, fat or thin, tall or short, ugly or beautiful, who is able to do that job better than the rest of the world." - Dorothy L Sayers

"We like things to be black or white, tall or short, here or there. We like to consider two sides to every story. Unfortunately, there aren't always two sides. Sometimes there's only one; more often, there are multitudes. Many facets on the stone. Nooks and crannies in abundance. Things are usually not either black or white, but multicolored." - Barry Leiba

"In the world of animation, you can be anything you wanna be. If you're a fat woman, you can play a skinny princess. If you're short wimpy guy, you can play a tall gladiator. If you're a white man, you can play an Arabian prince. And if you're a black man, you can play a donkey or a zebra." - Chris Rock

"In the world of animation, you can be anything you wanna be. If you're a fat woman, you can play a skinny princess. If you're short wimpy guy, you can play a tall gladiator. If you're a white man, you can play an Arabian prince. And if you're a black man, you can play a donkey or a zebra." - Chris Rock

"As far as the eye could reach, I found myself gazing on a surging sea of aunts. There were tall aunts, short aunts, stout aunts, thin aunts, and an aunt who was carrying on a conversation in a low voice to which nobody seemed to be paying the slightest attention." - P G Wodehouse

"I've found that it's actually more of a disability to be tall than short. I have no problem fitting into plane toilets etc, and the adaptations made for wheelchair users - such as the lowering of bank machines - work for me as well." - Warwick Davis

"Art is a critical component in a well-rounded education. Art is the level playing field - no matter how rich or poor, tall or short, pretty or ugly to the bone, if you can draw, you can find personal fulfillment and build self-confidence. Art is the highest achievement of mankind." - Lynda Resnick

"I've never felt like there's just one way to be beautiful. Tall or short, straight hair or curly, it doesn't matter." - Taylor Swift

"Ha!' said the tall man drily. 'He was in high luck. Rich old uncles who die are in shockingly short supply." - Susanna Clarke

"Researchers in England say tall men are more likely to have more children than short men. Here in America we call that the NBA theory." - Jay Leno

"You size up someone physically in less than one second - too tall, too short, too fat, too thin, too old, too young, too stuffy, too scruffy." - Helen Fisher

"What is a movie star? A movie star is many things. They can be tall, short, thin, or skinny. They can be Democrats... or skinny." - Steve Martin

"I'm tall for the weight class. I am built to go in and stand in front of the man and trade bombs - why would I do that? I've got length, I've got reach, I've got speed; I've got footwork and defense, but that's not what's going to be the difference in this fight. It's not a tall guy versus a short guy - It's Chris Algieri versus Manny Pacquiao. It's what I bring to the table versus what he brings to the table. I think a lot of it has to do with my mental preparation and mind going into this fight as well as what we know from Manny." - Chris Algieri

"Some people's joints articulate in a manner that allows them to benefit greatly from squats; others may not benefit at all. If you're not too tall and have short limbs, it may be the best exercise for you, but if you're tall with long legs, it might be both ineffective and dangerous.I was stubbornly faithful to squats for years until I finally realized they were not well-suited for my body structure. After I switched tomore muscle-intensive movements, my gains in leg size were astounding." - Dorian Yates

"And anyway, life's too short...." - J K Rowling

"My opponent is Short and the match will be short." - Garry Kasparov

"Flora, always tall, had grown to be very broad too, and short of breath; but that was not much. Flora, whom he had left a lily, had become a peony; but that was not much. Flora, who had seemed enchanting in all she said and thought, was diffuse and silly. That was much. Flora, who had been spoiled and artless long ago, was determined to be spoiled and artless now. That was a fatal blow." - Charles Dickens

"To be true to one's self is the ultimate test in life. To have courage and the sensitivity to follow your hidden dreams and stand tall against the odds that are bound to fall in your path. Life is too short and precious to be dealt with in any other fashion. This thought I hold dear to my heart and I always try to be true to myself and others that I encounter along the way." - Flo Hyman

"I doubt if Dickens did, especially his women-his pretty women-Mrs. Dombey, Florence, Dora, Agnes, Ruth Pinch, Kate Nickleby, little Emily-we know them all through Hablot Browne alone-and none of them present any very marked physical characteristics. They are sweet and graceful, neither tall nor short; they have a pretty droop in their shoulders, and are very ladylike; sometimes they wear ringlets, sometimes not, and each would do very easily for the other." - George du Maurier

"The pursuit of science, the study of the great works, the value of free inquiry, in short, the very idea of living the life of the mind - yes, these formative and abiding principles of higher education in America had their first and firmest advocate, and their greatest embodiment, in a tall, fair-headed, friendly man who watched this university take form from the mountainside where he lived, the university whose founding he called a crowning achievement to along and well-spent life." - Ronald Reagan

"But the person who stepped out of the front door was tall and thin, with short, spiky dark hair. he was wearing a gold mesh vest and a pair of silk pajama pants. He regarded Clary with mild interest, puffing gently on a fantastically large pipe as he did so. Though he looked nothing at all like a Viking, he was instantly and totally familiar. Magnus Bane" - Cassandra Clare

"My great hope for us as young women is to start being kinder to ourselves so that we can be kinder to each other. To stop shaming ourselves and other people for things we don't know the full story on-whether someone is too fat, too skinny, too short, too tall, too loud, too quiet, too anything. There's a sense that we're all 'too' something, and we're all not enough," - Emma Stone

"My great hope for us as young women is to start being kinder to ourselves so that we can be kinder to each other. To stop shaming ourselves and other people for things we don't know the full story on-whether someone is too fat, too skinny, too short, too tall, too loud, too quiet, too anything. There's a sense that we're all "too" something, and we're all not enough," - Emma Stone

"I try to use short sentences, short paragraphs and short chapters to keep the reader's interest." - Nelson Demille

"Studios might cast an actor because he is too tall next to the leading lady, who is too short, or they might not cast your guy because he's blond, and they wanted a brunette. There's all kinds of reasons why they want one person over another. I don't worry about it, but it can hurt sometimes if you really wanted something, if you really went after something." - Bruce Campbell

"Producers might cast an actor because he is too tall next to the leading lady, who is too short, or they might not cast your guy because he's blond, and they wanted a brunette. There's all kinds of reasons why they want one person over another. I don't worry about it, but it can hurt sometimes if you really wanted something, if you really went after something." - Bruce Campbell

"Who wouldn't fancy Brian Epstein? He was tall and handsome and had money and class." - Cilla Black

"And here's Zivojinovic, six foot six inches tall and fourteen pounds ten ounces." - Dan Maskell

"Stoop and you'll be stepped on; stand tall and you'll be shot at." - Carlos A. Urbizo

"Dads don't need to be tall and broad-shouldered and clever. Love makes them so." - Pam Brown

"The gallows in my garden, people say, Is new and neat and adequately tall." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"I'm a big personality. I walk into a room, big and tall and loud." - Adele

"There's one thing about Kyriagos - he's tall, he's physical and he's slow" - Ray Houghton

"The Poplar grows up straight and tall, The Pear-tree spreads along the wall" - Sara Coleridge

"Finn whispered, "What has a head, thorax, and abdomen, but stands six feet tall?" "A snowman?" - Ridley Pearson

"I have no sponsors because I am not blond, tall and slim enough" - Marion Bartoli

"A daughter of the gods, divinely tall, And most divinely fair." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Where London's column, pointing at the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies." - Alexander Pope

"Well, duh. He was six feet, six inches tall and built like a brick shithouse." - J.R. Ward

"When backed up against a wall, dig deep, demand excellence, stand tall, and be strong." - Robert Cheeke

"stand tall, smile bright, and let them wonder what secrets making you laugh!" - Dan Brown

"If I was tall and blonde, I might have been a dancer or singer." - Agnes Varda

"My mother taught me to walk proud and tall 'as if the world was mine.'" - Sophia Loren

"I am a child. I am two feet tall, and asking if she loves me." - Veronica Roth

"Where London's column, pointing at the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts the head and lies." - Alexander Pope

"Stately and tall he moves in the hall, The chief of a thousand for grace." - Kate Franklin

"All great economists are tall. There are two exceptions: John Kenneth Galbraith and Milton Friedman." - George Stigler

"Money is small and the soul stands tall. All those who don't realize this, fall." - Ll Cool J

"All this time I've just wanted to be blonde, beautiful and 5 feet 2 inches tall." - Bea Arthur

"If Lincoln freed the slaves and preserved the Union, how come 'Lincolnesque' just means tall?" - Calvin Trillin

"Being tall and big was probably more painful than being black." - Wendy Williams

"I love a little bit of glamour and I love tall girls." - Jason Wu

"A daughter of the gods, divinely tall, And most divinely fair." - Alfred Tennyson

"All I ask is a tall ship and a star to sail her by." - John Masefield

"Well, I'm about as tall as a shotgun, and just as noisy." - Truman Capote

"Through the small tall bathroom window the December yard is gray and scratchy, the tree calligraphic." - Dave Eggers

"I'm still standing up there tall and strong every night that I perform." - Patti Labelle

"Alexandra was tall and blond, with a balcony you could do Shakespeare from." - Simon R. Green

"I believe if I stay tall and run up high, I can see better." - Eric Dickerson

"I'm tall and thin but not strong, so you're either an athlete or you're funny." - Keeganmichael Key

"I'm tall and thin but not strong, so you're either an athlete or you're funny." - Keegan-Michael Key

"I'm really tall - almost six feet - and my features tend to be extreme, especially on TV." - Missi Pyle

"I'm too tall to be a girl. I'm between a chick and a broad." - Julia Roberts

"I was always a mean and lean athlete - not tall - not large." - Edwin Moses

"Everyone expects me to be 9 feet tall and weigh 200 pounds when they meet me." - Khloe Kardashian

"There needs to be more variety on television so young girls growing up don't feel pressured to look one specific way. Tall, thin, curvy, short, whatever you are, you are beautiful." - Demi Lovato

"People are always going to, you know, find something wrong with people who are not the exact same as them. That's just what it is. Black, white, short, tall, religions, whatever. People are bad." - Chris Rock

"I don't care if you're black, white, straight, bisexual, gay, lesbian, short, tall, fat, skinny, rich or poor. If you're nice to me, I'll be nice to you. Simple as that." - Eminem

"Or light or dark, or short or tall, She sets a spring to snare them all: All's one to her - above her fan She'd make sweet eyes at Caliban." - Thomas Bailey Aldrich

"My God. Is there some unwritten law that you guys have to be giants? (Amanda) What can I say? Artemis likes her Dark-Hunters tall. Short men need not apply. (Acheron)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Tall, aren't you?" she said. "I didn't mean to be." Her eyes rounded. She was puzzled. She was thinking. I could see, even on that short acquaintance, that thinking was always going to be a bother to her." - Raymond Chandler

"If I had, say, a tall, amateur male lead living on the campus of a rural college (Six Years), the next book might feature a short, cop who lives in the heart of Manhattan (Missing You)." - Harlan Coben

"That's what he was saying, the civil rights movement - judge me for my character, not how black my skin is, not how yellow my skin is, how short I am, how tall or fat or thin; It's by my character." - Pam Grier

"The funny thing is, all my friends are short. I wasn't aware of tall people till I got to high school. I didn't know they existed. I was sheltered." - Kevin Hart

"The people of America are red, white, black, yellow, and all the shades in between. Their eyes are blue, black, and brown, and all the shades in between. Their hair is straight, curly, kinky, and most of it in between. They are tall and short, slim and fat, athletic and anaemic, and most of them in between. They are the different peoples of the world becoming more and more the "in between." They are a people creating a new bridge of mankind in between the past of narrow nationalistic chauvinism and the horizon of a new mankind-a people of the world. Their face is the face of the future." - Saul Alinsky

"Life is short and art is long." - Seneca the Younger

"Life is short and so is money." - Bertolt Brecht

"Keep your lies short and simple." - Mason Cooley

"Short on glamour and long on tragedy." - Quentin Reynolds

"Life is short and the art long." - Hippocrates



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