What is run short?

  • (verb): To be spent or finished.
    Synonyms: run low, go

Famous quotes containing the words short and/or run:

    However far modern science and technics have fallen short of their inherent possibilities, they have taught mankind at least one lesson: Nothing is impossible.
    Lewis Mumford (1895–1990)

    I will be
    A bridegroom in my death, and run into’t
    As to a lover’s bed.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)