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November 09, 2005


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timm smith

was using this tagline on my emails:
concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life -victor hugo-
someone called me on it - said it should be conciseness. but obviously someone translated ol' victor this way....unless he actually said it - don't know if victor hugo spoke l'anglais


True. However, this does not promote conciseness over concision in all situations. There is a wide difference between mutilation, and conciseness.

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