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

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

"Half of San Antonio's population is of Mexican descent; the other half just eats that way." - Mike Greenberg

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

"Virtue lies half way between two opposite vices." - Horace

"Who well begins, is half way through his task." - Carlo Goldoni

"meditation is a half-way house between thinking and contemplating ..." - Evelyn Underhill

"Valour lies just half way between rashness and cowheartedness." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Half truths were a wonderful way to inspire credibility." - David Baldacci

"I'm getting sick and tired of doing anything half-way." - Knute Rockne

"In war, groping tactics, half-way measures, lose everything." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Dreamers are half-way men of thought, and men of thought are half-way men of action." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Glass half empty, glass half full. Well, either way you won't be going thirsty, count your blessings not your flaws..." - Lauren Aquilina

"Equivocation is half-way to lying, and lying the whole way to hell." - William Penn

"Man is perhaps half mind and half matter in the same way as the polyp is half plant and half animal. The strangest creatures are always found on the border lines of species." - Georg C Lichtenberg

"When I'm up on stage and do a joke, half the people interpret it one way and half of them interpret it the way I want them to." - Maria Bamford

"I'm fourteen years old; that's almost half-way to thirty. I need my own space." - Alex Mack

"Some people are so fond of bad luck they run half way to meet it." - Douglas Jerrold

"The friend of order has made half his way to virtue." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"Now had night measured, with her shadowy cone, half-way up hill this vast sublunar vault." - John Milton

"Truly, he thought, the way of enlightenment is like unto half a mile of broken glass." - Terry Pratchett

"Many men, seemingly impelled by fortune, hasten forward to meet misfortune half way." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"It's lap 26 of 58, which unless I'm very much mistaken is half way." - Murray Walker

"Prevent the things you have been doing and you are half-way home." - F. Matthias Alexander

"Why the brevity? Because I'd rather people read my book twice than only half-way through" - Mohsin Hamid

"Half our virtue arises from our being out of the way of temptation." - Thomas Adams

"A Bavarian is half-way between an Austrian and a human being." - Otto Von Bismarck

"The best way to save face is not to use the lower half." - Lou Holtz

"I had to travel half way across the world to be called an American." - Gabriel Iglesias

"Active imagination requires a state of reverie, half-way between sleep and waking." - Carl Jung

"That which you fear the most will meet you half way." - Victoria Williams

"Either we're aware and present, or we're not. There is no half way." - Tenzin Palmo

"The easiest way to save face is to keep the lower half shut." - Anonymous

"Some people are so fond of ill-luck that they run half-way to meet it." - Douglas Jerrold

"So I begged, half way into season two, for them to let me cut my hair." - Charisma Carpenter

"I probably grow half my food. It's a good way to keep perspective." - Emilio Estevez

"Half-way through any big project, everyone forgets what they're doing." - J Michael Straczynski

"The middle way cannot be achieved by dividing two extremes in half." - Eric Maisel

"Living out one's faith is either no way to live or the only way to live; it's either imprisonment, or the only path to freedom. It offers happiness, or it frustrates the pursuit. There is no half-love, half-religion, half-worship, half-belief, half-truth. There is no kinda-sorta." - Tarek Saab

"Half the world wants to be like Thoreau worrying about the noise of traffic on the way up to Boston; the other half use up their lives being part of that noise. I like the second half." - Franz Kline

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

"[Propaganda] does not have multiple shadings; it has a positive and a negative; love or hate, right or wrong, truth or lie, never half this way and half that way..." - Adolf Hitler

"One of the most puzzling things about a novel is that the way it really was half the time is, and half the time isn't, the way it ought to be in the novel." - Randall Jarrell

"For, just as it has been said that there is no half-way house between Rome and Reason, so it may be said that there is no half-way house between State Socialism and Anarchism." - Benjamin Tucker

"One of the most puzzling things about a novel is that "the way it really was" half the time is, and half the time isn't, the way it ought to be in the novel." - Randall Jarrell

"Human ordeals thrive on ignorance. To understand a problem with clarity is already half way towards solving it." - Amartya Sen

"More than half the questions I am asked are about the politics of the way I look" - Mindy Kaling

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

"Fuss is half-sister to hurry, and neither of them can do anything without getting in their own way." - Josh Billings

"Every profound new movement makes a great swing also backwards to some older, half-forgotten way of consciousness." - D H Lawrence

"If you think you can, then you're half way there. If you say, "I ca'," then you're defeated." - Debbi Fields

"A lie can make it half way around the world before the truth has time to put its boots on." - Mark Twain

"But oh, she dances in such a way! No sun upon an Easter-day Is half so fine a sight." - John Suckling

"...if you live feeling like Your glass is half empty, well, It may as well be empty all the way." - Mattie Stepanek

"If you think you can, then you're half way there. If you say, 'I can't,' then you're defeated." - Debbi Fields

"Let's put it this way: the glass is half-empty, but the fact is, I can always get another drink" - Ville Valo

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

"A little lie can travel half way 'round the world while Truth is still lacing up her boots." - Mark Twain

"Given half an opportunity to go and play the way I'm playing at the moment, of course I would." - Kevin Pietersen

"If you begin to consider yourself solely responsible to a political party, you're half-way to a dictatorship." - Clement Attlee

"When need something really aggressive, outrageous and not done half-way, I feel like I'm your girl." - Brigid Brannagh

"I think half of our life is written out for us and things happen the way their supposed to happen." - Rakim

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

"I just try to stay half way decent looking. Boxing's a rough sport and you get hit a lot." - Muhammad Ali

"The only way to prevent prostitution altogether would be to imprison one half of the human race." - Isabel Paterson

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

"I had to fight like hell to convince people I was beautiful in my own Polish half-breed way." - Janice Dickinson

"It's never a good idea to organize society in a way that depletes the energy of half the population." - Susan Cain

"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

"No, ordinary behaviour. The efficient half eats the less efficient half and grows stronger. War is just a violent way of doing what half the people do calmly in peacetime: using the other half for food, heat, machinery and sexual pleasure. Man is the pie that bakes and eats himself, and the recipe is separation." - Alasdair Gray

"Fungible goods in economics can be extended and traded. So, half as much grain is half as much useful, but half a baby or half a computer is less useful than a whole baby or a whole computer, and we've been trying to make computers that work that way." - Neil Gershenfeld

"When you got a dream, you don't just climb half way up the ladder, you climb all the way to the top" - Cher Lloyd

"Where thou art Obliged to speak, be sure speak the Truth: For Equivocation is half way to Lying, as Lying, the whole way to Hell." - William Penn

"Since half of all trees cut go to making paper, the only meaningful way to address destruction of our forest is to change the way paper is made." - Woody Harrelson

"In some theoretical way I know that a half-million people hear the show. But in a day-to-day way, there's not much evidence of it." - Ira Glass

"The inspired moment may sometimes be described as a kind of hallucinatory state of mind: one half of the personality emotes and dictates while the other half listens and notates. The half that listens has better look the other way, had better simulate a half attention only, for the half that dictates is easily disgruntled and avenges itself for too close inspection by fading entirely away." - Aaron Copland

"being chic not only takes a great deal of money but an enormous amount of time. It practically precludes everything else, even being on charity committees. Half of one's time goes getting chic, the other half being seen that way." - Elizabeth Hawes

"Custer is said to have boasted that he could ride through the entire Sioux Nation with his Seventh Cavalry, and he was half right. He got half-way through." - Vine Deloria Jr

"What's more, you're loads better than you think you are." "So why is it I get to thinking that way?" I puzzled. "That's because you're only half-living." she said briskly. "The other half is still untapped somewhere." - Haruki Murakami

"What's more, you're loads better than you think you are." "So why is it I get to thinking that way?" I puzzled. "That's because you're only half-living." she said briskly. "The other half is still untapped somewhere." - Haruki Murakami

"There are plenty to follow our Lord half-way, but not the other half. They will give up possessions, friends and honors, but it touches them to closely to disown themselves." - Meister Eckhart

"I spent half my life, roughly speaking, doing the study of nature in many aspects and half of my life studying completely artificial shapes. And the two are extraordinarily close; in one way both are fractal." - Benoit Mandelbrot

"As an actor, I've always said, half the audience is going to love you, half is going to hate you so just live with it. It's easier that way." - Ioan Gruffudd

"By the way, I don't mean to pick nits here, but Obama has just ordered the flag at half-mast for 10 days for Mandela. He did not order the flag at half-mast at all for Lady Thatcher." - Rush Limbaugh

"I'm half-Welsh, half-Russian. My maternal grandmother is Russian. I've very much a mongrel, which is good in a way because it makes me quite a blank canvas." - Sophia Myles

"Without a bottle to hold, I feel incomplete, the way Plato says we are each born only half a circle, and we spend out lives seeking out our other half. A drink is my beloved. Without it, I am wanting; I feel half finished." - Koren Zailckas

"Non-violence means dialogue, using our language, the human language. Dialogue means compromise; respecting each other's rights; in the spirit of reconciliation there is a real solution to conflict and disagreement. There is no hundred percent winner, no hundred percent loser-not that way but half-and-half. That is the practical way, the only way." - Dalai Lama

"Non-violence means dialogue, using our language, the human language. Dialogue means compromise; respecting each other's rights; in the spirit of reconciliation there is a real solution to conflict and disagreement. There is no hundred percent winner, no hundred percent loser-not that way but half-and-half. That is the practical way, the only way." - Dalai Lama

"Oh I have been to Ludlow fair, and left my necktie God knows where. And carried half way home, or near, pints and quarts of Ludlow beer." - A E Housman

"We deserved to lose and it was a good result for us, considering the way we played in the second half." - Fabio Capello

"My brain begins to work stuff out, but then kinda half way through, it starts wandering off and it's like ahh, unicorns." - Dougie Poynter

"People who go broke in a big way never miss any meals. It is the poor jerk who is shy a half slug who must tighten his belt." - Robert A Heinlein

"Some think of Islam as an expedient jobs program that moves the female half of the population out of the way." - William Langewiesche

"When it comes to mountains there are two kinds of people; those who walk half way up & quit & those who conquer it which one are you?" - Ricardo Viana Vargas

"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

"When I had journeyed half of our life's way, I found myself within a shadowed forest, for I had lost the path that does not stray." - Dante Alighieri

"It is the way with half the truth amidst which we live, that it only haunts us and makes dull pulsations that are never born into sound." - George Eliot

"The recent gain in the stock market is like climbing half-way up a ditch, which is great, but you're still in the ditch." - Anonymous

"He who is truly a good man is more than half way to being a Christian, by whatever name he is called." - Robert South

"It was an old, old, old, old lady, And a boy who was half-past three; And the way they played together Was beautiful to see." - Henry Cuyler Bunner

"On the pleasant shore of the French Riviera, about half way between Marseilles and the Italian border, stands a large, proud, rose-colored hotel." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"If I could have my way I would place the Deity on half-pay as the Government of this Country did the subaltern officers." - George Holyoake

"I can accept anything, except what seems to be the easiest for most people: the half-way, the almost, the just-about, the in-between." - Ayn Rand

"Many might go to heaven with half the labour they go to hell, if they would venture their industry the right way." - Ben Jonson

"We've never done a coordinated music effort. Everything else we've done has been around a holiday - Halloween, Mardi Gras, half way to Mardi Gras, St. Patrick's Day." - Craig Johnson

"It was an old, old, old, old lady, And a boy who was half-past three; And the way they played together Was beautiful to see." - Henry Cuyler Bunner

"Do you know what happens when you slice a golf ball in half? Someone gets mad at you. I found this out the hard way." - Jack Handey

"I play around with my Japanese Garden. Since Im half way to 70 today I need to start pruning trees and sharpening plants like an old fart." - Jason Bateman

"A road well begun is the battle half won. The important thing is to make a beginning and get under way." - Soren Kierkegaard

"If you don't like your job, you don't strike! You just go in every day, and do it really half assed. That's the American way." - Homer

"It is one of the tragedies of the half-educated that they develop late, when they are already committed to some wrong way of life." - George Orwell

"If you're going to do something, strive to do it better than anyone else. Do it all the way. If you're going to half-ass it, why bother?" - Ashly Lorenzana

"It seems the only way to write a half decent book is to worry oneself sick on an hourly basis that one is producing a complete disaster." - Alain De Botton

"You don't like your job, you don't strike. You go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way." - Matt Groening

"If you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way." - Homer Simpson

"I left my heart in San Francisco High on a hill it calls to me. To be where little cable cars climb half-way to the stars." - Douglas Cross

"Man as we know him is a poor creature; but he is half-way between an ape and a god, and he is travelling in the right direction." - William Ralph Inge

"Monopoly or the full control of supply, and hence of price, by a single firm was the ultimate security. But there were many very habitable half-way houses." - John Kenneth Galbraith

"The calendar says we are half way from 2000 to 2015.But the reality is that we are we are a million miles away from success." - Gordon Brown

"It's amazing the way one can take a step ten and a half miles long and still always land in a cowpat." - Diana Wynne Jones

"The body shuts down when it has too much to bear; goes its own way quietly inside, waiting for a better time, leaving you numb and half alive." - Jeanette Winterson

"The secrets of the world are very marvellous, but they are not themselves half so wonderful as the way in which they become known to the world." - Anthony Trollope

"More effective than giving away half my fortune before I die is finding a way to help people have a good-paying job." - William E Conway Jr

"When you walk into a movie theater, you don't walk out half-way through, and then come back the next day to watch the rest of it." - J Michael Straczynski

"Haul up the flag, you mourners, Not half-mast but all the way; The funeral is done and disbanded; The devil's had the final say." - Karl Shapiro

"When I am writing, I focus one hundred percent on my writing. Then, by the time I'm half way through the book, I'm already thinking about the ending." - Anita Desai

"I'm bored way too easily. I'm staring at screens half the day. I need to be overstimulated. And how will that express itself artistically?" - Bo Burnham

"Probably more than half of the people who go into psychology do so because they need help. I think it's their way of feeling that they have control." - Laura Schlessinger

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

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

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

"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

"I guess, in a way, I grew up mixed race: half white, half black. That question's always been on my mind: 'What are you? Are you this or that? Are you a white dude or are you a black dude?' In a strange way, music and comedy is kind of the same thing. I'm both. They're just different modes of expression." - Reggie Watts

"I guess, in a way, I grew up mixed race: half white, half black. That question's always been on my mind: 'What are you? Are you this or that? Are you a white dude or are you a black dude?' In a strange way, music and comedy is kind of the same thing. I'm both.They're just different modes of expression." - Reggie Watts

"A ready way to lose your friend is to lend him money. Another equally ready way to lose him is to refuse to lend him money. It is six of one and a half dozen of the other." - George Jean Nathan

"If I spend a year and a half writing a script, the first year will be outlining in notebooks. It's just the way I work, definitely not necessarily the best way." - Rian Johnson

"I believe no one can afford, endure or can stomach leaving half a life in the parking lot when she or he goes to work. It's a lousy way to live and a lousy way to work." - Ricardo Semler

"The way to learn to do things is to do things. The way to learn a trade is to work at it. Success teaches how to succeed. Begin with the determination to succeed, and the work is half done already." - Henry Ford

"A personality is our way of being for others. We hope that others will meet us half way or more, gratify our needs, be our audience, soothe our fears." - Susan Sontag

"My way of working was different years ago. I used to wait until an idea came to me. Now I go half-way to meet it, though I don't know whether I find it any the quicker." - Sigmund Freud

"Playing half court or even organising a practise game against another team is a great way to train. It ensures a tough session and is often the best way to learn what works and what doesn't" - Catherine Cox

"We can`t win - if we nominate someone - if we nominate someone that half of the Republican Party hates, we`re going to be fighting against each other all the way to November [2016]. We will never win that way." - Marco Rubio

"I don't want to get into anything that would only be half-way. If we're going to commit to it, then we're going to commit to it all the way." - Al Unser, Jr.

"You could put this record on and not get jarred half-way through. I wanted it to be all cut from one cloth, and that was the way we took it through the whole production process." - Jules Shear

"Hell ain't half full." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Too civil by half." - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"At least half of every city is wrong. From latitude 30 degrees to latitude 60, say, you've got to have the long axis of the house facing the sun. If the land is cut up into squares, that makes half of all houses wrong if they face the road. Even houses way in the country, and way off the road, face the bloody road. And from there, you just go wronger all the way." - Bill Mollison

"I always wanted to be somebody...If I've made it, it's half because I was game to take a wicked amount of punishment along the way, and half because there were an awful lot of people who cared enough to help me." - Althea Gibson

"In the first place, I insist that our fathers did not make this nation half slave and half free, or part slave and part free. I insist that they found the institution of slavery existing here. They did not make it so, but they left it so because they knew of no way to get rid of it at that time." - Abraham Lincoln



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