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"In half an hour, I'll know more than you do." - Alfred Delp

"She loved him absolutely, perhaps for half an hour." - E M Forster

"Comedies are often half-hour programs and then drama and action series are often an hour." - Lucy Lawless

"I don't often spend more than half an hour in prayer at one time, but I never go more than half an hour without praying." - Smith Wigglesworth

"Every Christian needs a half-hour of prayer each day, except when he is busy, then he needs an hour." - Saint Francis De Sales

"I am not menopausal. I just wanted half an hour alone. Is that too much to ask? A crappy half hour!" - Janet Evanovich

"Conran's Law of Housework - it expands to fill the time available plus half an hour." - Shirley Conran

"It is always so, every pleasure comes exactly half an hour too late - Life! Life!" - Emily Eden

"And mind, with my heart in't; and now farewell Till half an hour hence." - William Shakespeare

"Do 40 hard minutes, not an hour and a half of nonsense." - Jason Statham

"Ireland is a small but insuppressible island half an hour nearer the sunset than Great Britain." - Tom Kettle

"Always half an hour a day where it's just me and my yoga mat." - Karen Walker

"And mind, with my heart in't; and now farewell Till half an hour hence." - William Shakespeare

"A mind once cultivated will not lie fallow for half an hour." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"A mind once cultivated will not lie fallow for half an hour." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"I'll look for you when the war is over, An hour and a half from now!" - Tom Lehrer

"... like us? Counting up the minutes - have we spent half an hour together?" - Peter Greenaway

"If the poet spun for half an hour daily, his poetry would gain in richness." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The good watercolors take a lifetime - plus a half an hour." - Toni Onley

"He's so slow that he takes an hour and a half to watch 60 Minutes." - Edwin Edwards

"Women's tennis is two sets of rubbish that lasts only half an hour." - Pat Cash

"I cannot stand for more than half an hour in one place." - Lech Walesa

"I do yoga every morning, then I run for half an hour and take a sauna." - Antonio Banderas

"I'm always exhausted after a show, even if it's just half an hour." - Tove Lo

"You can't make people laugh for more than half an hour and be consistent." - Hal Roach

"I ride a recumbent bike for half an hour every day." - Don Rickles

"To preach more than half an hour, a man should be an angel himself or have angels for hearers." - George Whitefield

"What I recommend is this: after you've talked to everybody, go take a nap! Take a nap. Your body really needs to sleep. It's like washing your face. If you can't afford a three-hour nap, do a one-hour nap. If you can't afford a one-hour nap, do half an hour. If you can't afford half an hour, do fifteen minutes." - Sandra Cisneros

"One fool will deny more truth in half an hour than a wise man can prove in seven years." - Coventry Patmore

"What would be the use of immortality to a person who cannot use well a half an hour?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If you can't spot the sucker in the first half an hour at the table, then you are the sucker." - Matt Damon

"Set aside half an hour every day to do all your worrying; then take a nap during this period." - Anonymous

"A blogger is an average person who happens to have a need to count his friends every half hour." - Robert Breault

"Just write a little bit every day. Even if it's for only half an hour - write, write, write." - Madeleine L'Engle

"The absolute minimum for effective exercise is three times a week on alternate days for at least half an hour." - Jane Fonda

"The best way to economize time is to 'lose' half an hour each day attending Holy Mass." - Frederic Ozanam

"Rick Steiner is so stupid, it takes him an hour and a half to watch 60 Minutes." - Jim Cornette

"My children are babies and my husband has scarcely half an hour in 24 to give me." - Julia Ward Howe

"I've never been swimming, and that's because it's never been more than half an hour since I last ate." - Artie Lange

"For me, preparing the canvas takes longer than painting. The actual painting takes about half an hour." - Katherine Bernhardt

"If you can't write your song in half an hour, you're in trouble - which is always true." - Garth Hudson

"What would be the use of immortality to a person who cannot use well a half an hour." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"A blogger is an average person who happens to have a need to count his friends every half hour." - Robert Brault

"And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven about the space of half an hour." - Bible

"Two people cannot be alone together for upwards of half an hour without one emerging as the superior." - Lord Chesterfield

"I can tan quickly. What takes people hours to do, I can tan in half an hour." - George Hamilton

"The energy of live theater is indescribable. You are just in the moment for an hour and a half." - Adrianne Palicki

"Half an hour's meditation each day is essential, except when you are busy. Then a full hour is needed." - Saint Francis De Sales

"We never could have performed live for an hour and a half every week if we were doing drugs." - Chevy Chase

"You can't expect to take a definitive image in half an hour. It takes days, often years." - Fay Godwin

"I run a lot. I love running. I try to run at least half an hour a day." - Elisabeth Harnois

"Take the time to write. You can do your life's work in half an hour a day." - Robert Hass

"Although we followed that hyena for the best part of half an hour, we never caught up with it." - Louis Leakey

"If I have half an hour to spare, I just have to hit the shops. And I can get overexcited." - Dorothy Atkinson

"It takes me, like, half an hour to write the lyrics for a song. They just come out." - Sia

"An effective speaker can do more damage or more good in a well-stated minute than an angry klutz could do in half an hour." - Dick Cavett

"I just play, just you know, If i just sit down with the guitar and just do whatever for, you know, an half an hour or an hour whatever. That's pretty much, that should do it for me." - Slash

"I'd rather spend half an hour in the company of a top carpenter, than three hours in the company of an average brain surgeon" - Winston Churchill

"I would rather stare at the wall for half an hour than watch an episode of any of the 53,801 Australian soap operas now cluttering up UK TV." - Terry Pratchett

"An actress in a film starts every day with an hour and a half in front of a mirror, with hair and make-up and costumes." - Debra Winger

"It [live performance] is just very difficult. Doing an hour, hour and a half of live standup is an endurance test. You almost have to do it every day to stay up on it." - Steve Martin

"I like to tell old jokes on stage after about an hour, or an hour and a half. I'll bring those old ones back because the fans love them." - Gabriel Iglesias

"If I am to speak ten minutes, I need a week for preparation; if fifteen minutes, three days; if half an hour, two days; if an hour, I am ready now." - Woodrow Wilson

"I have a half an hour warm-up I do that my voice teacher gave me. I exercise at least for an hour during the day. I don't have any superstitious rituals or anything like that." - Josh Young

"I can remember times coming home from a chess club at four in the morning when I was half asleep and half dead and forcing myself to pray an hour and study (the Bible) an hour. You know, I was half out of my head-stoned almost." - Bobby Fischer

"I can remember times coming home from a chess club at four in the morning when I was half asleep and half dead and forcing myself to pray an hour and study (the Bible) an hour. You know, I was half out of my head-stoned almost." - Bobby Fischer

"I would never read a book if it were possible for me to talk half an hour with the man who wrote it." - Woodrow Wilson

"Meet me in the courtyard in half an hour, then," said Will. "I'll wake Cyril. And be prepared to swoon at my finery." - Cassandra Clare

"It doesn't matter if a cave has been in darkness for 10,000 years or half an hour, once you light a match it is illuminated." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"Allow your head to be quiet. Allow it to be still. Just for an hour and half. Just deal with your body & your breath." - Colin Farrell

"I trudged around on the muddy river bottom for half an hour, patiently waiting to drown, before giving up and slogging my way back to shore." - MaryJanice Davidson

"Live, it's just the free flow and the energy and the excitement. It's a one-off and you have that adrenaline for an hour and a half." - Zakk Wylde

"Meet me in the courtyard in half an hour, then," said Will. "I"ll wake Cyril. And be prepared to swoon at my finery." - Cassandra Clare

"I never wore a single fedora filming L.A. Noire. It took about an hour and a half to do the hair - it was a very precise process." - Aaron Staton

"I do love America. And LA is a very short commute to America its like half an hour on the plane." - Craig Ferguson

"You run for forty-five minutes, you train for an hour and a half, and the rest of the time you hang out and talk tough" - Randall Cobb

"Rage and frenzy will pull down more in half an hour than prudence, deliberation, and foresight can build up in a hundred years." - Edmund Burke

"Because a poem is not written while running or while answering the phone. It's written in whatever minutes one has. Sometimes you have half an hour." - Sharon Olds

"If things go right, I'll be there about a week, and if things don't go right, I'll be there about an hour and a half!" - Rodney Dangerfield

"Your favorite volhv showed up half an hour ago, complaining about his lack of sleep and stupid gods. He says he brought his Batman belt." - Ilona Andrews

"The beauty of a really good movie is that it's a whole world, complete in an hour and a half or two hours." - Frank Spotnitz

"I didn't have a stage mom at all. I was the one who planned out my auditions and drove myself an hour and a half into the city." - Nina Dobrev

"[E-mail sent half an hour after terrorist attack, 11 September 2001:] It's now a very good day to get out anything we want to bury." - Jo Moore

"I'm staying in a lovely hotel, dressing robe behind the door, lovely fluffy sheets - took me a half an hour getting my suitcase closed." - Frank Carson

"We've created more wealth in the past 30 years than the rest of human of human history combined. But half of Americans make less than $17 an hour." - David Rolf

"It is better to do the smallest thing in the world than to hold half an hour to be too small a thing." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy." - Warren Buffett

"When I'm tired and therefore indecisive, it can take half an hour to choose the book I am going to have with me while I brush my teeth." - Francis Spufford

"When I do an hour-and-a-half show, if I don't improvise 20 minutes worth of new material each night, I feel I've let myself down." - Buddy Hackett

"I am a big foodie, so much so that I eat in every half an hour. This is the secret of my glowing skin." - Deepika Padukone

"I like when you watch a film and you feel like you're a part of somebody's life for an hour and a half." - Malin Akerman

"Every night is a joy; you get an hour and a half of all these hits. It's a lot of fun." - Phil Collen

"The police had already found the cartridges and the rifles and the bag in the Texas School Depository and within a half an hour, those facts were known." - John Sherman Cooper

"A man is never the same for long. He is continually changing. He seldom remains the same even for half an hour." - George Gurdjieff

"I write in a journal first, briefly. Then read something I've read many times before, for about half an hour, then rework what I wrote the day before." - Kent Haruf

"I think it's much more natural as a writer to want to tell one story rather than lots of small stories that are half an hour long." - Alice Lowe

"Even if you have just half an hour, you can get a good workout. So I try to make it count no matter where I am." - James Maslow

"There's something about the rhythm of walking, how, after about an hour and a half, the mind and body can't help getting in sync." - Bjork

"I enjoy watching sitcoms where the team behind it have successfully created a whole alternate reality that you can enter into for half an hour every week." - Simon Bird

"I don't read 'chick lit,' fantasy or science fiction but I'll give any book a chance if it's lying there and I've got half an hour to kill." - J K Rowling

"I'm a books person. Yes, I have a Kindle. I used it for an hour and a half and put it in the closet." - Andrew Wylie

"I love sitting in the makeup trailer and getting my makeup done in 15 minutes as opposed to an hour and a half." - Claire Danes

"I set the time on my iPhone to be 30 minutes late, so I'm only an hour and a half late to appointments now." - Bill Hader

"If I sleep for more than half an hour, I get horrible dreams in which I'm firing a gun and helicopters are coming down." - Emmanuel Jal

"I never wore a single fedora filming 'L.A. Noire.' It took about an hour and a half to do the hair - it was a very precise process." - Aaron Staton

"I only listen to my own music when I'm playing an hour-and-half set each night. I don't put it on recreationally." - St Vincent

"Sometimes that is why you might even stay in the bathroom for even half an hour, making that water running all over, just singing." - Dennis Brown

"My favorite part of podcasting is running my mouth for an hour. The only time I dont like it is when Im off. Then that hour feels like a day and a half." - Bill Burr

"Meanwhile, there is dancing in yonder green bower, A swarm of young midges, they dance high and low; 'Tis a sweet little species that lives but one hour, And the eldest was born half an hour ago." - Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton

"I watch movies and sports. I can count on the fingers of my hand the number of times I have watched an hour show. I never watch a half-hour show, and I never watch myself." - William Shatner

"I've come to feel that if I can't make something happen in under an hour and a half, it's not going to happen in a compelling way in a three-hour play." - Sam Shepard

"My favorite part of podcasting is running my mouth for an hour. The only time I don't like it is when I'm off. Then that hour feels like a day and a half." - Bill Burr

"Doing a half-hour TV show is a dream." - Julia Louis-Dreyfus

"Doing a half-hour TV show is a dream" - Julia Louis-Dreyfus

"We talked filth for a pleasant half hour." - William Boyd

"His finest hour lasted a minute and a half." - Phyllis Diller

"Doing a half-hour TV show is a dream." - Julia Louisdreyfus

"Everyone has a mad half-hour once a month." - Geri Halliwell

"I don't write songs, songs write me. ... Writing a song can be agony or ecstasy. It can take half an hour or half a year. ... The popular song is America's greatest ambassador." - Sammy Cahn

"When you do an hour and a half and you destroy, like tonight was great. I had an awesome time. I realized that I'd been up there for about an hour and a half and I realized, "Wow, I'm gonna get out of here without doing Walken." It is a bit of a moral victory." - Jay Mohr

"It wasn't my finest hour. It wasn't even my finest half hour." - Bill Clinton

"For half an hour Matthew had known by the gleam of his mother's cap though the window that she was at work at her loom, and for half an hour he had been chopping steadily, swoop up, down smash, swoop up, down smash and a rending crack as the fibers of the wood gave way." - Elizabeth Page

"We want to see a struggle. We want to see people falling over but getting themselves back up on their feet, and that's what's extraordinary- ordinary people and their struggle. There's nothing as interesting as real life out your window. You walk down the street for half an hour, I'll give you half an hour of drama." - Ricky Gervais

"I grew up in Nazareth, Penn., which was an hour and a half from New York, and an hour and a half from Philly. So bands that were touring came through one way or another. We got to see stuff people in other small towns didn't, like Wesley Willis. I couldn't have asked for a better place to grow up and be into music." - Daughn Gibson

"That's what life is, it's the small struggles. You walk down the street for half an hour, you see half an hour of drama. You don't need convoluted plot lines. You don't need long-lost brothers. You don't need it's set on the future; it's set on the moon." - Ricky Gervais

"I don't do a lot when I'm in Gascony. I swim and play the odd game of golf, but mainly I sit around. We're set an hour-and-a-half from the Pyrenees and an hour-and-a-half from the Bay of Biscay, so we get plenty of storms. But we're surrounded by vines and sunflowers - it's lovely." - Terry Wogan

"I"ve heard it said that every day you need half an hour of quiet time for yourself, or your Self, unless you're incredibly busy and stressed, in which case you need an hour. I promise you, it is there. Fight tooth and nail to find time, to make it. It is our true wealth, this moment, this hour, this day." - Anne Lamott

"I've heard it said that every day you need half an hour of quiet time for yourself, or your Self, unless you're incredibly busy and stressed, in which case you need an hour. I promise you, it is there. Fight tooth and nail to find time, to make it. It is our true wealth, this moment, this hour, this day." - Anne Lamott

"An apt aphorism half kills, half immortalizes." - Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

"An infallible Remedy for the Tooth-ach, viz Wash the Root of an aching Tooth, in Elder Vinegar, and let it dry half an hour in the Sun; after which it will never ach more; Probatum est." - Benjamin Franklin

"Every passion gives a particular cast to the countenance, and is apt to discover itself in some feature or other. I have seen an eye curse for half an hour together, and an eyebrow call a man a scoundrel." - Joseph Addison

"What meaning do our lives have if we cannot set aside at least one hour a day out of 24 for thinking about God? Think how many hours we spend reading the newspaper, gossiping and doing various useless acts! Children we can definitely set aside an hour for sadhana if we really want it. That is our real wealth. If we cannot spare a whole hour at a stretch, keep apart half an hour in the morning and again in the evening." - Mata Amritanandamayi

"Hangover cure: Rigorous sex, hydration, hot bath, then "go up for half an hour in an open aeroplane. (needless to say, with a non-hungover person at the controls)."" - Kingsley Amis

"Sometimes people are so close to the material, they miss an important cross-reference. You can't drop this line because half an hour later, it affects that line. And the writer is the person who knows that immediately." - Tom Stoppard

"Film is cool because it's an hour and a half to two hours. It's a great ride. It's typically three acts - beginning, middle and end. It's going on an adventure and by the end it's all cleaned up." - Chris Pratt

"The artist can't give you an answer that's satisfying to the dreadful reality of your existence. So the best you can do is maybe entertain people and refresh them for an hour-and-a-half." - Woody Allen

"An international team of psychiatrists has flown to Redmond, WA in an attempt to discover exactly what makes Bill Gates tick. And, more especially, what makes him go cuckoo every half hour." - David Pogue

"A steamer is like an inhaler, so you can inhale this oil or frankincense or eucalyptus. Before I go onstage, I spend half an hour taking in that steam, and it saves my life!" - Rita Ora

"So far is it from being true that men are naturally equal, that no two people can be half an hour together, but one shall acquire an evident superiority over the other." - Samuel Johnson

"It is not true that people are naturally equal for no two people can be together for even a half an hour without one acquiring an evident superiority over the other." - Samuel Johnson

"If kids see you on the street and they want an autograph, that's a big honour so I spend half an hour before I get in the ground and 40 minutes to an hour after the game with the Everton fans signing autographs." - Tim Cahill

"If kids see you on the street and they want an autograph, that's a big honour so I spend half an hour before I get in the ground and 40 minutes to an hour after the game with the Everton fans signing autographs." - Timothy F Cahill

"I may not drink an electrolyte beverage during the race. If I am running in an hour, I won't need one. But if you're running an hour-and-a-half to two hours or more, maybe you need a little bit of the electrolytes." - Ryan Hall

"I'm a champion napper. For the past decade, I've taken a nap at lunch on set. I have a noise machine app on my phone, headphones - and that's key. That's probably the most important thing. If I can get an eye mask on, that's great. And that's it. After a half an hour, I'm like a new person. It's just in that first half an hour, don't talk to me." - Elisabeth Moss

"We had to be to the stadium at six o'clock for home games, and traffic was so bad it would take us an hour and fifteen or an hour and thirty minutes to drive. So now I'm sitting in a car for almost an hour and a half and I'm very tense. I'm worried about the traffic. So I started smoking a cigar going to the games." - Michael Jordan

"I love dressing up. I'm from a huge African family and grew up in a really colorful place. The way I dress reflects my environment and wanting to take people into a fantasy world for half an hour." - Shingai Shoniwa

"Its quite pretentious, really, isnt it? The notion the audience is going to be interested in you for an hour and a half. Think too much about that and anxiety takes over." - Jean Dujardin

"She [Evelina] is not, indeed, like most modern young ladies; to be known in half an hour; her modest worth, and fearful excellence, require both time and encouragement to show themselves." - Fanny Burney

"If you can sit in silence with a person for half an hour and yet be entirely comfortable, you and that person can be friends. If you cannot, friends you'll never be and you need not waste time in trying." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"A strong player requires only a few minutes of thought to get to the heart of the conflict. You see a solution immediately, and half an hour later merely convince yourself that your intuition has not deceived you." - David Bronstein



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