Half Quotes

We were not worthy of our jerseys, our Duke jerseys, in the first half.

Mike Krzyzewski

Beware of the half truth. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half.

Unknown

A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Mark Twain

Shared sorrow is half sorrow

Danish Proverb

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

I've always believed in writing without a collaborator, because when two people are writing the same book, each believes he gets all the worries and only half the royalties.

Agatha Christie

Humans are amphibians - half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals they inhabit time.

C. S. Lewis

“In the vain laughter of folly, wisdom hears half its applause.”

T.S. Eliot

Hitching up the M11 coming back from a Dexys gig got picked up 'bout half eleven by this bloke in a funny wig.

Attila the Stockbroker

One of the key qualities that you need to be a great hockey player is fantastic anticipation and feel for the game - if you know where the puck is going before it is hit, that is half the battle.

Wayne Gretzky

To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a state of half enjoyment.

Jane Austen

Working in an office with an array of electronic devices is like trying to get something done at home with half a dozen small children around. The calls for attention are constant.

Marilyn vos Savant

To be unhappy is only half the misfortune to be pitied is misery complete

Arthur Schnitzler

More than one-half of the world's major rivers are being seriously depleted and polluted, degrading and poisoning the surrounding ecosystems, thus threatening the health and livelihood of people who depend upon them for irrigation, drinking and industrial water

Ismail Serageldin

This was the truest warrior That ever buckled sword; This the most gifted poet That ever breathed a word; And never earths philosopher Traced with his golden pen On the deathless page truths half so sage As he wrote down for men.

Cecil Frances Humphreys Alexander

Canada reminds me of vichyssoise - it's cold, half-French and difficult to stir.

Stuart Keate

If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.

Benjamin Franklin

What can we know? What are we all? Poor silly half-brained things peering out at the infinite, with the aspirations of angels and the instincts of beasts.

Arthur Conan Doyle

If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.

William Hazlitt

Half of being smart is knowing what you're dumb at.

Solomon Short

Half of being smart is knowing what you are dumb about.

Solomon Short

The current state of the news media is partially to blame for the publicís general lack of information vital for responsible citizenship in a democracy. The news media has become an aspect of show business, offering merely infotainment. It has evolved into an entity that tends to function as a public relations agency for wealthy and powerful multinational corporations, members of Congress, the current Presidential Administration including the administrations that preceded it. The news media is being utilized as a political tool of suppression and propaganda by those in power, and propaganda is psychological in nature. Full of half-truths and utter misinformation, itís an arrogant and very commercial strategy that is implemented because it appeals to emotions, fear being the main one relentless talk of national security, personal and community safety, can trigger childhood insecurities and indoctrinated views of authority.

Teresa Stover

A wife is essential to great longevity; she is the receptacle of half a man's cares, and two-thirds of his ill-humor.

Charles Reade

One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.

Jane Austen

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