Half Quotes

For my hustlers, here's some motivation: He who has begun is half done.

- Nas

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Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.

- Benjamin Franklin

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All power is within you; you can do anything and everything. Believe in that, do not believe that you are weak; do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. You can do any thing and everything, without even the guidance of any one. Stand up and express the divinity within you.

- Swami Vivekananda

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He who thinks half-heartedly will not believe in God; but he who really thinks has to believe in God.

- Isaac Newton

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Women hold up the other half of the sky.

- Thomas Sankara

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Don't believe everything you hear, don't believe everything you read and only believe half of what you see

- DMX

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Islam cannot accept or agree to a situation which is half-Islam and half-Jahiliyya [separated from God].

- Sayyid Qutb

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Imaan is of two halves; half is patience (Sabr) and half is being thankful (Shukr).

- Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyya

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We woman suffragists have a great mission - the greatest mission the world has ever known. It is to free half the human race, and through that freedom to save the rest.

- Emmeline Pankhurst

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

- Amartya Sen

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Understanding a question is half an answer.

- Socrates

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Gentlemen, I have a confession to make. Half of what we have taught you is in error, and furthermore we cannot tell you which half it is

- William Osler

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To ask the right question is already half the solution of a problem.

- Carl Jung

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Churches don't need new members half so much as they need the old bunch made over.

- Billy Sunday

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The nation is divided, half patriots and half traitors, and no man can tell which from which.

- Mark Twain

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It [prejudice] is such a waste. It makes you logy and half-alive. It gives you nothing. It takes away.

- Dorothy Dandridge

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It doesn't matter if the glass is half empty or half full. Be grateful you have a glass - your the only person that can decide what's in it.

- Gurbaksh Chahal

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It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the earth as though I had a right to be here.

- James A. Baldwin

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To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy.

- Will Durant

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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

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A half truth is the worst of all lies,because it can be defended in partiality.

- Solon

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Think what the world could look like if we took care of the poor even half as well as we do our Bibles!

- Dorothy Day

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Loving one another is half of wisdom.

- Ali ibn Abi Talib

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There are no whole truths: All truths are half-truths.

- Alfred North Whitehead

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Forewarned, forearmed; to be prepared is half the victory.

- Miguel de Cervantes

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The half moon on the bank of the river's devotion. That's the stab wound, born from the killer emotion

- Vinnie Paz

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It's very far away/It takes about a half a day to get there/ If we travel by-dragonfly.

- Jimi Hendrix

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You're going very fast when you're on orbit, going around the world once every hour and a half.

- Robert Crippen

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A life lived in fear is a life half lived.

- Baz Luhrmann

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There is only a half step difference between the champions and those who finish on the bottom. And much of that half step is mental.

- Tom Landry

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A half-truth is the most cowardly of lies.

- Mark Twain

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

- Clement Attlee

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No metal can--no, not the hangman's axe--bear half the keenness of thy sharp envy.

- William Shakespeare

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The glass is neither half empty nor half full. It's simply larger than it needs to be. It is easier to get forgiveness than permission

- Grace Hopper

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You British plundered half the world for your own profit. Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment.

- Paddy Chayefsky

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Simply from greening our energy system and eliminating fossil fuel pollution, we get so much healthier that the savings in health care alone are enough to pay the costs of the green energy transition and would repay those costs in approximately a decade and a half in savings.

- Jill Stein

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Half my life is an act of revision.

- John Irving

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An aphorism is never exactly true; it is either a half-truth or one-and-a-half truths.

- Karl Kraus

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

- Mark Twain

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As a columnist, I realize that whatever amount of corruption I expose, half my readers will block it out, although they may get a frisson of joy in the process.

- Margaret Carlson

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Women are the twin halves of men.

- Muhammad

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Yes, man is mortal, but that would be only half the trouble. The worst of it is that he's sometimes unexpectedly mortal—there's the trick!

- Mikhail Bulgakov

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Do 40 hard minutes, not an hour and a half of nonsense.

- Jason Statham

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The need to impress others causes half the world's woes.

- Vernon Howard

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You can spend the entire second half of your life recovering from the mistakes of the first half.

- Saul Bellow

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Over a half-century has passed since the hell of the Holocaust, but its spectre still hangs over the world and doesn't allow us to forget.

- Irena Sendler

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A good half of the art of living is resilience.

- Alain de Botton

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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.

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Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself.

- John Gielgud

2

Another ten points from Gryffindor,” said Snape. “I would expect nothing more sophisticated from you, Ronald Weasley, the boy so solid he cannot Apparate half an inch across a room.

- J. K. Rowling

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