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"Everyone goes down the aisle with half the story hidden." - Lady Violet

"Only half the story is true. The rest is necessary." - John Yau

"The picture alone, without the written word, leaves half the story untold." - James Lafferty

"When you listen to someone improvise, the notes that are played are only half the story." - Hubert Laws

"Or call up him that left half told The story of Cambuscan bold." - John Milton

"I was attracted to 'Half of a Yellow Sun' because of the story." - Chiwetel Ejiofor

"It's annoying to be disapproved of by people who know only half the story, especially when you're not sure which half they know." - Robert Breault

"It's annoying to be disapproved of by people who know only half the story - especially when you're not sure which half they know." - Robert Brault

"Sometimes the story we're telling the world isn't half as endearing as the one that lives inside us." - Donald Miller

"Violet, the Dowager Countess: "I mean, one way or another, everyone goes down the aisle with half the story hidden." - Jessica Fellowes

"The highest morality may prove also to be the highest wisdom when the half-told story comes to be finished." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"Pull a thread in my story and feel the tremor half a world and two millenia away." - Daniel Taylor

"Half Man, Half Sit-Out-The-Season." - Charles Barkley

"I guess it's a sequel to our story From the journey 'tween heaven and hell With half the time thinking of what might have been and half thinkin' just as well. I guess only time will tell." - Harry Chapin

"Without the silence that follows the chants, you get only half the story. It's like the climax of a good story. The silence is there because it exists in the music. It just needs to be exposed and acknowledged." - Deva Premal

"It has been said that if you don't see God in the profane and the profound, you're missing half the story. That is a great Truth." - Neale Donald Walsch

"The book Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story, I read it when I was about 17-and-a-half or 18. It changed my life." - John Lewis

"If you have half a story and you don't know the rest, you use what you have to pry the rest out of someone." - Hunter S Thompson

"The only book I ever read cover to cover was The Pete Rose Story. I read half of The Lou Gehrig Story and then made a book report on it for four straight years." - Pete Rose

"I've always written. At the age of six or seven, I would get sheets of A4 paper and fold them in half, cut the edges to make a little eight-page booklet, break it up into squares and put in little stick men with little speech bubbles, and I'd have a spy story, a space story and a football story." - Ian Rankin

"Separate the story - your story - from facts." - Deepak Chopra

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

"Half the world knows not how the other half lies." - George Herbert

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

"The account of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, as the manuscripts are inaccurately designated, and of the half a century of intense research that followed, is in itself a fascinating as well as an exasperating story." - Geza Vermes

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

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

"Music is half the film." - Matthew Vaughn

"I would love to see more women directors because they represent half of the population - and gave birth to the whole world. Without them writing and being directors, the rest of us are not going to know the whole story." - Jane Campion

"Ann Sjoerdsma has successfully blended the fascinating story of her illustrious father's scientific achievements [in wide-ranging] drug research, with an enjoyable historic account of the astounding progress of biomedical science during the second half of the 20th century." - Arvid Carlsson

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

"The first half has gone how I almost half-anticipated." - Jimmy Armfield

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

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

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

"Half of golf is fun; the other half is putting." - Peter Dobereiner

"Lunch kills half of Paris, supper the other half." - Charles De Montesquieu

"With historicals, the research is half the fun. Contemporaries are especially easy. People are right out there in front of you; you meet them every day. You can concentrate wholly on the story and characters." - Heather Graham Pozzessere

"I chose Bagdasarian Productions when I heard from some colleagues at work who were buying story boards at the time back in the early '90. I met the man once when I came in with the first half of the story board and the only thing he said when looking at the first half of the board was, "It's so nice to see someone using their imagination."" - Mike Royer

"I'm not a natural researcher, and I don't get bogged down in it, but I think if you get it right in the first half, people will forgive you, and then you can move on with the story." - Sarah Pinborough

"I remember, May 1944: I was 15-and-a-half, and I was thrown into a haunted universe where the story of the human adventure seemed to swing irrevocably between horror and malediction." - Elie Wiesel

"Born and raised in Paris, I am deeply attached to my city; we almost have half a century of love story together, where I have been truly completely faithful! The most beautiful city in the world is my city, yeepeeee!" - Christian Louboutin

"Half the American people never read a newspaper. Half never vote for President - the same half?" - Gore Vidal

"I talked to Woody Allen for half an hour or something. It was pretty incredible. He really went into lots of detail about the story [in Blue Jasmin] and what actually happened. Just talking to him is very surreal." - Alden Ehrenreich

"You hear this story that we're all on the left, but when there's a demonstration, you count how many actors actually come out. If there's a half dozen, that would be a big day." - Paul Haggis

"Surviving a loss and letting go is only half of the story. The other half is the secret belief that we will find, in one form or another, what we have lost. And it is that potential, shimmery as a star on a clear night that helps us survives." - Veronica Chambers

"Well, I'm half Australian, half English and I live in London. That is the only reason I came upon this story. My Australian mother, Meredith Hooper, was invited in late 2007 by some Australian friends to make up a token Australian audience in a tiny fringe theater play reading of an unproduced, unrehearsed play called 'The King's Speech." - Tom Hooper

"I have had the unfortunate experience of having someone write an unauthorised biography of me. Half of it is lies and the other half is badly written. My feeling is that if I'm going to write my life story, I ought to have my life first." - Dawn French

"I wrote 'Ain't It Cool? Hollywood's Redheaded Stepchild Speaks Out,' because in doing hundreds and hundreds of interviews over the past six and a half years, I was tired of the story being half told or a third told or erroneously told." - Harry Knowles

"Well, I'm half Australian, half English and I live in London. That is the only reason I came upon this story. My Australian mother, Meredith Hooper, was invited in late 2007 by some Australian friends to make up a token Australian audience in a tiny fringe theater play reading of an unproduced, unrehearsed play called 'The King's Speech.'" - Tom Hooper

"Pirate Hunters is a fantastic book, an utterly engrossing and satisfying read. It tells the story of the hunt for the rare wreck of a pirate ship, which had been captained by one of the most remarkable pirates in history. This is a real-life Treasure Island, complete with swashbuckling, half-crazy treasure hunters and vivid Caribbean settings-a story for the ages." - Douglas Preston

"My problem with the wedding industry started when I studied in college and liked to have the television on in the background, and 'A Wedding Story' on TLC always came on, and I'd get irritated that the story of two people making a lifelong commitment to each other could be encapsulated in a half-hour show about the party they throw." - Jessica Valenti

"The first Parikrma school started in a slum where there were 70,000 people living below the poverty line. Our first school was on a rooftop of a building inside the slums, a second story building, the only second story building inside the slums. And that rooftop did not have any ceiling, only half a tin sheet. That was our first school." - Shukla Bose

"When I was three and a half years old, I heard my big sister tell my mum that at school that day all the kids sat on the floor and watched 'The Neverending Story.' Having never heard of the movie, I concluded that this was what school must be: sitting cross legged on the floor listening to a never-ending story. Page after page." - Caterina Scorsone

"I got scars on my face that tell some kind of story. I'm looking in the mirror, and I got one scar that's really two scars - half from a baseball bat and half from playing football in college. I'll tell you, though, after a while, your face gets so wrinkled up you can hardly see them." - Kris Kristofferson

"It's about communication. It's about honesty. It's about treating people in the organization as deserving to know the facts. You don't try to give them half the story. You don't try to hide the story. You treat them as - as true equals, and you communicate and you communicate and communicate." - Louis V Gerstner Jr

"It's true that writing can give new forms to concepts that existed previously with far less clarity, but in terms of the other half of a story's story - the way a story is received and interpreted and used - the audience plays a part in that too." - Helen Oyeyemi

"Getting to do 'December Songs' in a cabaret-style format was so interesting because it's like a one-woman song cycle that actually tells a story. It feels like a theatrical experience more than a cabaret because I didn't talk in between. We went from one song to the next, nine songs in a row - bam - I told the story in half an hour." - Laura Osnes

"Dean [Devlin, Emmerich's partner on "Independence Day"] and I always said that we'd only do it when we had a really good story that excites us both, and we have the story written. And we've had it for a year and a half, two years. So we've been ready." - Roland Emmerich

"The meaning of the story is the story." - Flannery O'Connor

"I have no anonymity.I've not had a drink in nine and a half years. That's my whole story right there." - Ringo Starr

"Mistruths are printed as fact, in some cases, and frequently only half of a story will be told." - Michael J. Jackson

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

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

"The beginning is half of the whole." - Plato

"Lips half-willing in a doorway. Lips half-singing at a window. Eyes half-dreaming in the walls. Feet half-dancing in a kitchen. Even the clocks half-yawn the hours And the farmers make half-answers." - Carl Sandburg

"Let the story tell itself." - Tim O'Brien

"It's the story that counts." - Vincente Minnelli

"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

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

"Half the game is 90% mental." - Yogi Berra

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

"The bastards murdered half my family" - Prince Philip

"Half the battle is just showing up." - Stephen Hawking

"Don't bother. The glass is half-empty." - Norman Vincent Peale

"Half the fun is plan to plan" - Tim Burton

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

"Only the half-mad are wholly alive." - Edward Abbey

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

"Half-truths are the devil's IOUs." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

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

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

"The world meets nobody half way." - Charles Lamb

"Half a dozen slaps the time." - Antonio de Oliveira Salazar

"A smiling face is half the meal." - Proverbs

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

"Sleep to the sick is half health." - Proverbs

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

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

"The heart is half a prophet." - Proverbs

"Women hold up half the sky." - Mao Zedong

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

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

"The half-baked sermon causes spiritual indigestion" - Austin O'Malley

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

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

"There's only one story, the story of your life." - Helen Keller

"My story has been the story of my generation." - Marianne Williamson

"A good story is a good story, whatever the medium." - Michael Arndt

"I never was the story. The story was the story. Period." - Mike Wallace

"The Jewish story is the story of wandering. It is the story of extraordinary heterogeneous complication." - Simon Schama

"Half the world hates What half the world does every day Half the world waits While half gets on with it anyway" - Neil Peart

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

"When you hide another story in a story, that's the story I am telling the children." - Maurice Sendak

"When you hide another story in a story, that's the story I am telling the children." - Maurice Sendak

"...the Sun represents the right half of the body and the Moon the left half..." - Harry Houdini

"Every story teaches you how to write that story but not the next story." - Eudora Welty

"Our story, Maryland's story, is the story of better choices and better results." - Martin Omalley

"When the press writes scare stories about the global labor supply draining jobs from rich to poor places, the story is usually presented as a "race to the bottom" simply in terms of wages. Capitalism supposedly looks for labor wherever labor is cheapest. This story is half wrong. A kind of cultural selection is also at work, so that jobs leave high-wage countries like the United States and Germany, but migrate to low-wage economies with skilled, sometimes overqualified workers." - Richard Sennett

"The writer after all is only half the book, the other half is the reader." - Lois Lowry

". . . I believe one half of the world is born for the convenience of the other half . . ." - Sarah Siddons

"the missing piece my breath my heart my memory me the other half the missing half" - Kami Garcia

"One writes only half the book; the other half is with the reader." - Joseph Conrad

"... I believe one half of the world is born for the convenience of the other half..." - Sarah Siddons

"I spend half my time comforting the afflicated, and the other half afflicting the comfortable." - Wess Stafford

"It is in the half fools and the half wise that the greatest danger lies." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Certainly as an actor, half of your work is not going to end up on the screen anyway, because in the editorial process, they need to cut to the other actor in the scene. Very often, your best work ends up on the cutting room floor, because it just doesn't work with the overall narrative drive of the story." - Hart Bochner

"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

"Night is the other half of life, and the better half." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"One half the world must sweat and groan that the other half may dream." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"So dear night the half of life is, And the fairest half indeed." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"I can hire one half of the working class to kill the other half." - Jay Gould

"A man spends the first half of his life learning habits that shorten the other half." - Ann Landers

"Of course I'm sure half the people there hate me and half the people like me" - Kevin Mitnick

"Nowadays you envy a manic-depressive. Half the time he's happy, the other half he's right." - Robert Breault

"Half of the people lie with their lips; the other half with their tears" - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"Half the world's starving; the other half is trying to lose weight." - Roseanne Barr

"A speech belongs half to the speaker and half to the listener." - Michel De Montaigne

"We spend the second half of our life making up for the first half." - Richard Jeni

"Half the people in the world have never made a phone call... half." - William Esrey

"Believe only half of the praise and half of the criticism." - Charles Spurgeon

"Half of the world knows not how the other half lives." - George Herbert

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

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

"Nowadays you envy a manic-depressive. Half the time he's happy, the other half he's right." - Robert Brault

"One half of the world knows not how the other half lives." - Proverbs

"the not-so-bookish librarian was half angel, half she-devil, so sayeth the rumor mill." - Ellen Hopkins

"I can hire one-half of the working class to kill the other half." - Jack Gould

"Half the world does not know how the other half lives." - Francois Rabelais

"With half the race gone, there is half the race still to go." - Murray Walker

"One half of my life has put the other half in the grave." - Pierre Corneille

"Remember, half the doctors in this country graduated in the bottom half of their class." - Al Mcguire

"Half the American population no longer reads newspapers: plainly, they are the clever half." - Gore Vidal

"Most men spend the first half of their lives making the second half miserable." - Jean De La Bruyere

"Of course I'm sure half the people there hate me and half the people like me." - Kevin Mitnick

"Being right half the time beats being half-right all the time." - Malcolm Forbes

"I found out a long time ago that if I didn't have a good story for a song, I could just make one up! Now it seems over half the stories in my show are made up. The funny thing is, those seem to be the ones that resonate the most with the audiences." - Ronny Cox



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