Thursday, April 17, 2014

Netiquette Quote of The Day - The Talent of Brevity - Via Netiquette IQ

 Some of our recent blogs have discussed concrete language, annoying phrases and the like. For today's quote, I found this one from Thomas Jefferson and wanted to share it!

“The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.”
~Thomas Jefferson
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