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Simplify


Here’s an exercise you can try this week: Make everything you write as simple as possible. Think Shaker furniture. Don’t add words. Cut them. Pare your message to its core. Don’t use big words. Use the simplest words you can. … Continue reading

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The most valuable of all talents


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

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