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"Fortune resists half-hearted prayers." - Ovid

"There are no half-hearted champions." - John C Maxwell

"When a milestone is conquered, the subtle erosion called entitlement begins its consuming grind. The team regards its greatness as a trait and a right. Half hearted effort becomes habit and saps a champion." - Pat Riley

"I am not one for half measures or half-hearted efforts." - Jay Inslee

"When we two parted In silence and tears, Half broken-hearted, To sever for years." - Lord Byron

"We two parted In silence and tears, Half broken-hearted To sever for years." - Lord Byron

"Life is too short for half-hearted connections and meaningless run-throughs." - Karen Kingsbury

"The simple-hearted and sincere never do more than half deceive themselves." - Joseph Joubert

"Heaven is too busy to listen to half-hearted prayers or to respond to pop-calls." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"I think if you're half-hearted you shouldn't go into acting." - Jane Badler

"Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around." - Abdul Kalam

"We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us." - C S Lewis

"Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around." - A P J Abdul Kalam

"ManBearPig, half man, half bear, half pig" - Al Gore

"John [Ford] is half-tyrant, half-revolutionary; half-saint, half-satan; half-possible, half-impossible; half-genius, half- Irish." - Frank Capra

"I'm half Jewish half WASP." - Lena Dunham

"A half-hearted spirit has no power. Tentative efforts lead to tentative outcomes. Average people enter into their endeavors headlong and without care." - Epictetus

"It is utterly forbidden to be half-hearted about gardening. You have got to love your garden whether you like it or not." - W. C. Sellar

"After high school and a year of College I made a half-hearted attempt at professional skiing in Aspen, Colorado and then found myself back in Flint." - Doug Rice

"It is utterly forbidden to be half-hearted about gardening. You have got to love your garden whether you like it or not." - W.C. Sellar

"I've always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come. I don't do things half-heartedly. Because I know if I do, then I can expect half-hearted results." - Michael Jordan

"Do not burn yourselves out. Be as I am-a reluctant enthusiast... a part-time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and adventure." - Edward Abbey

"They are the weakest-minded and the hardest-hearted men that most love change." - John Ruskin

"When we pray and meditate sincerely and soulfully, we receive an open-hearted invitation from heaven." - Sri Chinmoy

"Worry is half impatience and half ignorance." - Austin O'Malley

"It takes great effort to follow the rules of a pull system ... thus a half-hearted introduction of a pull system brings a hundred harms and not a single gain." - Taiichi Ohno

"One solitary God-centered, God-intoxicated man can do more to keep God's love alive and His presence felt in the world than a thousand half-hearted, talkative busy men living frightened, fragmented lives of quiet desperation." - Robert Mcnamara

"Nowadays rap artists coming half-hearted, Commercial like pop, or underground like black markets. Where were you the day hip-hop died? Is it too early to mourn? Is it too late to ride?" - Talib Kweli

"The great thing in hitting is, not to be half-hearted about it; but when you make up your mind to hit, to do it as if the whole match depended upon that particular stroke." - W. G. Grace

"I wouldn't say that the efforts of academics to critique the media's messages are "half-hearted." As far as I am aware, the efforts scarcely exist: very few even pay attention to the question." - Noam Chomsky

"How many watched the President's speech last night? [half-hearted audience applause] How many watched American Idol ? [thundering applause] Okay, there you go! You get the government you deserve." - Jay Leno

"In the past ABC has made half-hearted efforts or, worse, cosmetic efforts, to do something about news and I wasn't certain about what their real aim was - nor am I now." - Roone Arledge

"Inspirational leaders need to have a winning mentality in order to inspire respect. It is hard to trust in the leadership of someone who is half-hearted about their purpose, or only sporadic in focus or enthusiasm." - Sebastian Coe

"I think Tony Blair has to come down on one side or the other. You can't be a half-hearted supporter of the possible attack on Iraq. You're either with George Bush or you're against him." - Simon Hoggart

"Nature is not human hearted." - Laozi

"Happiness is often hard-hearted." - Mason Cooley

"Ingratitude, thou marble-hearted fiend ..." - William Shakespeare

"God uses broken-hearted leaders." - Andy Stanley

"Nature is not human hearted." - Lao Tzu

"I don't do things half-heartedly. Because I know if I do, I can expect half-hearted results. Most people get it the honest way by setting their goals and committing themselves to achieving their goals. That's the only way I did it anyway. Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships." - Michael Jordan

"Man has always been half-monster, half-dreamer." - Ray Bradbury

"Giving half answers won't make the conversation half as long." - Dave Johnson

"Your new-caught, sullen peoples, / Half-devil and half child." - Rudyard Kipling

"I'm the definition of half man, half drugs." - Puff Daddy

"The hint half guessed, the gift half understood, is Incarnation." - T S Eliot

"A half-truth is usually less than half of that." - Bern Williams

"We only half live when we only half think." - Voltaire

"Half-man, half-beast, all nightmare. The shapeshifter warrior form." - Ilona Andrews

"We're half the people; we should be half the Congress." - Jeannette Rankin

"I'm half-Russian, half-Polish, and all Jewish." - Kim Bodnia

"Lunch kills half of Paris, supper the other half." - Baron de Montesquieu

"A half-truth is usually less than half of that." - Bernard Williams

"I am half-Byronic, half-moronic; part-shaman, part-showman." - Sebastian Horsley

"Half of bravery is perspective." - Veronica Roth

"Pleasing ware is half sold." - George Herbert

"Half the world cries Half the world laughs Half the world tries To be the other half" - Neil Peart

"Not seeing is half-believing." - Vita Sackville-West

"Democracy cannot flourish half rich and half poor, any more than it can flourish half free and half slave." - Felix Rohatyn

"The wife, or bitter half." - Ambrose Bierce

"Technically, we're all half centaur." - Nick Offerman

"Bewitched is half of everything." - Nelly

"Confessed faults are half-mended." - Proverbs

"Well begun is half done." - Aristotle

"Never meet trouble half-way." - John Ray

"Bewitched is half of everything." - Nelly Sachs

"Too humble is half proud." - Proverbs

"No half measures. Some things can't be cut in half. You can't half-love someone. You can't half-betray, or half-lie." - Mark Lawrence

"Old Khayyam, say you, is a debauchee;If only you were half so good as he!He sins no sins but gentle drunkenness,Great-hearted mirth, and kind adultery.But yours the cold heart, and the murderous tongue,The wintry soul that hates to hear a song,The close-shut fist, the mean and measuring eye,And all the little poisoned ways of wrong." - Omar Khayyam

"True worship doesn't put on a show or make a fuss; true worship isn't forced, isn't half-hearted, doesn't keep looking at its watch, doesn't worry what the person in the next pew is doing. True worship is open to God, adoring God, waiting for God, trusting God even in the dark." - N T Wright

"Surely all Americans have the right to give their money only to those causes which they support. But what kind of society has this created? A society where the ignorant reign. A society where enlightened must hold their tongues. A nation whose politicians must profess half-hearted devotion to an ancient fable or face the disastrous consequences of speaking their true mind." - Christopher Mccandless

"All of the American's foreign wars have been fought with foes either too weak to resist them or too heavily engaged elsewhere to make more than a half-hearted attempt. The combats with Mexico and Spain were not wars; they were simply lynchings." - H L Mencken

"God doesn't want religious duty. He doesn't want a distracted, half-hearted, 'Fine, I'll read a chapter...now are You happy?' attitude. God wants His word to be a delight to us, so much that we meditate on it day and night." - Francis Chan

"There was an air of indifference about them, a calm produced by the gratification of every passion; and through their manners were suave, one could sense beneath them that special brutality which comes from the habit of breaking down half-hearted resistances that keep one fit and tickle one's vanity-the handling of blooded horses, the pursuit of loose women." - Gustave Flaubert

"There was an air of indifference about them, a calm produced by the gratification of every passion; and through their manners were suave, one could sense beneath them that special brutality which comes from the habit of breaking down half-hearted resistances that keep one fit and tickle one's vanity-the handling of blooded horses, the pursuit of loose women." - Gustave Flaubert

"Christ did not die to make good works merely possible or to produce a half-hearted pursuit. He died to produce in us a passion for good deeds. Christian purity is not the mere avoidance of evil, but the pursuit of good." - John Piper

"I am sure that one secret of a successful teacher is that he has formulated quite clearly in his mind what the pupil has got to know in precise fashion. He will then cease from half-hearted attempts to worry his pupils with memorizing a lot of irrelevant stuff of inferior importance." - Alfred North Whitehead

"Destiny is another name for humanity's half-hearted yet persistent search for death. Again and again peoples have had the chance to live and show what would happen if human life were irrigated by continual happiness; and they have preferred to blow up the canals and perish of drought." - Rebecca West

"Against the backdrop of people who avoid work, cut corners, and do half-hearted jobs, a diligent man stands out. Practicing diligence is an excellent way to stand out for Christ at home, in the workplace, and even at church. Today, complete each one of your tasks, however big or small, with diligence." - David Jeremiah

"I don't think the music industry has done any damage to my faith - it's probably strengthened it because it's made me see how necessary and relevant it is. I think if you don't keep your guard up, obviously there's a lot of potential for being half-hearted throughout the whole process because you can compare yourself to other people instead of the ultimate standard." - LeCrae

"Religion? Yes, I know it well; I've heard its prayers and creeds, And seen men put them all to shame with poor, half-hearted deeds. They follow Christ, but far away; they wander and they doubt. I'll serve him in a better way, and live his precepts out." - Henry Van Dyke

"The great barrier to worship among God's people is not that we are always seeking our own satisfaction, but that our seeking is so weak and half-hearted that we settle for little sips at broken cisterns when the fountain of life is just over the next hill." - John Piper

"Religion? Yes, I know it well; I've heard its prayers and creeds, And seen men put them all to shame with poor, half-hearted deeds. They follow Christ, but far away; they wander and they doubt. I'll serve him in a better way, and live his precepts out." - Henry Van Dyke

"It's extraordinary what children put up with. I happened to see two of my uncles put my father up against the wall of my grandmother's house and knock his teeth out, because he'd been unpleasant to my mother. The next day I went upstairs and found my father making a rather half-hearted attempt to gas himself." - Jack Straw

"Half a league Half a league Half a league onward With a hey-nonny-nonny And a hot cha-cha." - P G Wodehouse

"Half a league, half a league, Half a league onward, All in the valley of Death Rode the six hundred." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Half a league, half a league, Half a league onward, All in the valley of Death Rode the six hundred." - Alfred Tennyson

"Economics is half psychology and half Grade Three arithmetic, and the U.S. does not now have either half right." - Conrad Black

"I'm not a light-hearted person, so I can't think light-hearted at work." - Eric Bogosian

"Cold-hearted Elinor! Oh! Worse than cold-hearted! Ashamed of being otherwise.-Marianne Dashwood" - Jane Austen

"What's well begun is half done." - Horace

"Docility is the observable half of reason." - George Santayana

"I am a stranger to half measures." - Marita Golden

"Social sorrow loses half its pain." - Samuel Johnson

"Pray with reverence, not half-heartedness." - Francis Chan

"A work well begun is half-ended." - Plato

"Women hold up half the sky." - Mao Tse-Tung

"The bastards murdered half my family" - Prince Philip

"The first blow is half the battle." - Oliver Goldsmith

"a problem well put is half solved." - John Dewey

"Half-knowledge is worse than ignorance." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"Reason, you'll always be half-blind." - Marguerite Porete

"A bold onset is half the battle." - Giuseppe Garibaldi

"When half-gods go The gods arrive." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Either sex alone is half itself." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"The half is greater than the whole." - Hesiod

"Half a loaf is better than none." - John Heywood

"People always remember the second half." - Graham Taylor

"Half-heartedne ss doesn't reach into majesty." - Rumi

"She's half mad and three parts drunk." - William Boyd

"The half-life of love is forever." - Junot Diaz

"3 3 3. Only half evil." - Cheyenne McCray

"I've spent half my life on planes." - Alice Englert

"A maid that laughs is half taken." - John Ray

"Happiness has a very short half-life." - Tim Ferriss

"Best image of myself and dearer half." - John Milton

"Half the agony of living is waiting." - Alexander Rose

"Helpmate, n. A wife, or bitter half." - Ambrose Bierce

"In war, luck is half in everything." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Gratitude's got a short half-life, Clarice." - Thomas Harris

"Asking good questions is half of learning." - Elijah Muhammad

"Half wits talk much, but say little." - Benjamin Franklin

"Either sex alone is half itself." - Alfred Tennyson

"The heart is half a prophet." - Proverbs

"A sin confessed is half forgiven." - Proverbs

"Half my fan mail comes from Japan." - Ben Barnes

"A well begun is half ended." - A C Benson

"To be prepared is half the victory." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Half of my employees are women." - Christie Hefner

"Believe me, than in half the creeds." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Half as sober as a judge." - Charles Lamb

"Courage in danger is half the battle." - Plautus

"Hell is a half-filled auditorium." - Robert Frost

"I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve." - J R R Tolkien

"A good lather is half the shave." - William Hone

"O lyric Love, half angel and half bird. And all a wonder and a wild desire." - Robert Browning

"Half the game is mental, the other half is being mental." - Jim McKenny

"The man is only half himself, the other half is his expression." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Half the joys and half the sorrows of this world are discovered in bed." - Kathleen Winsor

"...one half of her should not be always so much wiser than the other half..." - Jane Austen

"I have a lot of ideas that I feel are half-formed, or half-way okay." - Joel Edgerton

"Both half success and half failure must be considered as a full failure!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Half a psychiatrist's patients see him because they are married - the other half because they're not." - Arnold H. Glasgow

"It is either a half-truth or a truth and a half." - Karl Kraus

"The violinist is that peculiarly human phenomenon distilled to a rare potency-half tiger,half poet." - Yehudi Menuhin

"You're better off with a kick-ass half than a half-assed whole." - David Heinemeier Hansson

"I know that half of my advertising dollars are wasted ... I just don't know which half." - John Wanamaker

"Look closely at those who patronize you. Half are unfeeling, half untaught." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Half of Louisiana is under water and the other half is under indictment." - Billy Tauzin

"The glass is always completely full-half air and half liquid." - Mark Millar

"I'm not glass-half-full, glass-half-empty; I'm like, "There's a glass?"" - Damon Lindelof



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