For much of the female half of the world, food is the first signal of our inferiority. It lets us know that our own families may consider female bodies to be less deserving, less needy, less valuable.
A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies.
Half the ills we heard within our hearts are ills because we hoard them.
A half-truth is usually less than half of that.
You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virtue, and you cannot have Moral Virtue without the slavery of that half of the human race who hate what you call Moral Virtue.
When I was younger I used to get my best writing done at night, but now it has to be during the day. I usually finish work at half past seven, then go back to the house to open a bottle of wine, have dinner, and then read or watch television.
Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life.
Bewitched is half of everything.
We all know the sense of comfort of which we are conscious when a good half of the floor space in a room is unencumbered; this seems to offer us the agreeable possibility of moving about freely.
No, there’s nothing half so sweet in life as love’s young dream.