A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
Cheerfulness is that quality which enables one to make others happy. It takes its origin half in personal goodness, and half in the belief of the personal goodness of others.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Lisa, 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.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.