Length of CSS

HI Experts,

I am building a large web application, and I have 1 forms.css that I add ids to for each specific form/control if I need specific adjustments.

My question is that by the time I finish, I expect to have 2,000 + lines in my CSS, considering the rate that I am going up now. Can this hurt speed and performance of application?

Thanks
APD TorontoAsked:
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Tom BeckCommented:
Wordpress is very popular. The built-in Twenty Fourteen theme on the current version uses style.css with over 4,200 lines.

Lots of developers use Bootstrap.css as a foundation and then add more css to it. The current un-minified file has over 6,500 lines.

2,000 + lines doesn't sound so bad.
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Well in general, smaller is faster.  But these pages on Experts Exchange are pretty large.  I don't have any sites with 2000 lines of CSS but I don't think it will be a big problem.
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APD TorontoAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys, this a real peace of mind.
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