Life is short, art is long
Posted by Jose Carlos on November 26, 2004
First question - "Life is short, art is long." Is this the usual way the Latin saying is rendered in English?
Second question - What is the actual meaning?
a) (Your) art outlives (your) life.
b) Life is too short for you to master any sort of art.
- Life is short, art is long Bob 26/November/04