I'm sure that half the buzz from smoking grass was the fact that it was so illegal.
Most performers spend half their earnings taking care of family members.
George W. Bush attended the intelligence briefing every day. Obama has not even attended half of them. He sends surrogates. That to me is significant.
I'm a books person. Yes, I have a Kindle. I used it for an hour and a half and put it in the closet.
Paul R. Ehrlich
Here's the scientific community saying, fundamentally, "If we don't change our ways, we're screwed." And they got no attention at all. Even though the Union of Concerned Scientists put out this statement which was signed by more than half of all the Nobel laureates in science and another 1,500 distinguished scientists.
Paul R. Ehrlich
I thought if the climate was heating that CO2 was the only forcing, and it would be late in the century before we had trouble. Now that we know about the other half of the forcing, it's obvious that the trouble is coming much sooner.
Half of all home accidents happen in the kitchen, and the family has to eat them.
As the proverb says, "a good beginning is half the business" and "to have begun well" is praised by all.
The beginning is half of the whole.
A work well begun is half-ended.
According to Greek mythology, humans were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. Fearing their power, Zeus split them into two separate parts, condemning them to spend their lives in search of their other halves.
Sensuality, too, which used to show itself course, smiling, unmasked, and unmistakable, is now serious, analytic, and so burdened with a sense of its responsibilities that it passes muster half the time as a new type of asceticism.
I am probably more critical of myself than anyone else, I am very tiny - 5'1 and a half inches - so there's nowhere for weight to hide.
I believe in community policing. And, in fact, violent crime is one-half of what it was in 1991.
You could put half of Trump's supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables. Right? The racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamaphobic - you name it.
For more than a half a century, we know that we prospered because of a bipartisan consensus on defense and foreign policy. We must do more than return to that sensible, cooperative approach.
I spent four and a half hours debating Donald Trump in three debates, which I think should put to rest any questions about my stamina.
We can deploy a half a billion more solar panels.
No society can thrive when half its people are left behind.
So there I was being strangled by a ranting, half-naked madman in the middle of the woods, with a she-werewolf dangling from a rope snare somewhere nearby.
Here there be monster." Bob whispered, half hysterically. "Run! Run already!
If I ever completely lost my nervousness I would be frightened half to death.
Come back and wake me up.....half past May! (the Toad)
Stoichkov's playing on the wing, in this situation he likes to come in and scalp the centre-half.
You half fancied that to go in as it was rising and dipping at the same time.
Sometimes I'll be playing along and find I'm missing the strings. I'll worry about it for days until I notice that the pick has worn down to half its size.
There's kind of this unequaled thrill of playing a half-finished song, it's kind of sense of slight embarrassment; like you're blushing. I like doing that. I did that with "Eyeoneye" and it was almost a curse on the song for a while; I debuted it when it was half-finished in a very public way
It's like you don't know you're making a record unless you're half-killing yourself.
I'm sure I don't know half the people who come to my house. Indeed, from all I hear, I shouldn't like to.
More than half of modern culture depends upon what one shouldn't read.