Posted on July 18, 2013 by GaryThe life so short, the craft so long to learn. Via Blog Buzz: The life so short, the craft so long to learn. via Life-verses Hippocrates.Read more at Life-verses… Related posts: Gardens are not made by singing ‘Oh, how beautiful!’ and sitting in the shade. The public school system is usually a twelve year sentence of mind control. Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. The best work that anybody ever writes is the work that is on the verge of embarrassing him, always.