Half an hour's meditation each day is essential, except when you are busy. Then a full hour is needed.— Saint Francis de Sales
Captivate Half Full quotations
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
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.
People tell me, "You're such an optimist".
Am I an optimist? An optimist says the glass is half full. A pessimist says the glass is half empty. A survivalist is practical. He says, "Call it what you want, but just fill the glass." I believe in filling the glass.
The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts while the stupid ones are full of confidence.
Love comforteth like sunshine after rain, But Lust's effect is tempest after sun; Love's gentle spring doth always fresh remain, Lust's winter comes ere summer half be done; Love surfeits not, Lust like a glutton dies; Love is all truth, Lust full of forged lies.
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
One day, someone showed me a glass of water that was half full.
And he said, "Is it half full or half empty?" So I drank the water. No more problem.
Be a fruit loop in a world full of cheerios.
We simply can no longer afford to deny the full potential of one half of the population. The world needs to tap into the talent and wisdom of women. Whether the issue is food security, economic recovery, health, or peace and security, the participation of women is needed now more than ever.
Some people see the glass half full. Others see it half empty. I see a glass that's twice as big as it needs to be.
If my cup won't hold but a pint and yourn holds a quart, wouldn't ye be mean not to let me have my little half-measure full?
Believe in your heart that you're meant to live a life full of passion, purpose, magic and miracles.
Conversation in real life is full of half-finished sentences and overlapping talk. Why shouldn't painting be too?
There was that half-smirk again, playing around his lips, as if he was deciding whether the situation was amusing enough to warrant a full smile.
Stop asking if the glass is half full or half empty.
Instead ask "What's in it? How did it get there? What can I do with it?"
Empty Minds Make The Most Noise!
This living stuff is a lot. Too much, and not enough. Half empty, and half full.
For more than half a century... this Union has stood unshaken. Whatever dangers may threaten it, I shall stand by it and maintain it in its integrity to the full extent of the obligations imposed and the powers conferred upon me by the Constitution.
When players go out and train on their own, they usually do it at half speed.
This kind of training is valuable, but it doesn't prepare you for competition, where you must perform at full throttle. So the trick is to schedule regular sessions of intense practice, while always leaving time to juggle and generally goof around with the ball
The world is full of nice people. If you can't find one, be one.
You can't look at a glass half full or empty if it's overflowing.
Sometimes I spend all day trying to count the leaves on a single tree.
.. Of course I have to give up, but by then I'm half crazy with the wonder of it--the abundance of the leaves, the quietness of the branches, the hopelessness of my effort. And I am in that delicious and important place, roaring with laughter, full of earth-praise.
Is the glass half full, or half empty? It depends on whether you're pouring, or drinking.
Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
There are three words I like to repeat to myself: glass half full.
Just to remind myself to be grateful for everything I have.
Doesn't matter if the glass is half-empty or half-full.
All that matters is that you are the one pouring the water.
For as this appalling ocean surrounds the verdant land, so in the soul of man there lies one insular Tahiti, full of peace and joy, but encompassed by all the horrors of the half known life.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
We cannot succeed when half of us are held back.
We call upon our sisters around the world to be brave, to embrace the strength within themselves and realize their full potential.
Half full, half empty, what the hell difference does it make? If there's something in the damn glass, drink it.
An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full;
the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer will tell you the glass is twice the size it needs to be.
If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money.
One of the great undiscovered joys of life comes from doing everything one attempts to the best of one's ability. There is a special sense of satisfaction, a pride in surveying such a work, a work which is rounded, full, exact, complete in its parts, which the superficial person who leaves his or her work in a slovenly, slipshod, half-finished condition, can never know. It is this conscientious completeness which turns any work into art. The smallest task, well done, becomes a miracle of achievement.
Always look on the bright side of life.
When my creative side isn't being fulfilled, I see it affect me in a negative way and I'm not able to become that father/husband/man that I want to be. So it's almost like this dark half that you have to satiate in order to become full, in order to become a good person.
Escape from the black cloud that surrounds you. Then you will see your own light as radiant as the full moon.
Glass half empty, glass half full. Well, either way you won't be going thirsty, count your blessings not your flaws.
Focusing on the good isn’t just about overcoming our inner grump to see the glass half full. It’s about opening our minds to the ideas and opportunities that will help us be more productive, effective, and successful at work and in life.
I wanted to see something in full daylight;
I was sated with the pleasure and comfort of the half light; I had the same desire for the daylight as for water and air. And if seeing was fire, I required the plenitude of fire, and if seeing would infect me with madness, I madly wanted that madness.
A head full of fears has no space for dreams.
If we talk about the glass being half empty or half full, I want to know what does the glass look like from underneath the table?
Sweet, crazy conversations full of half sentences, daydreams and misunderstandings more thrilling than understanding could ever be.
99% of the people in the world would say there's something that they'd like to change about their lives, because nothing's perfect, and nobody's perfect. I suppose I could look at the glass half-empty instead of as half-full.
If general perception changes from seeing the glass as 'half-full' to seeing it as 'half empty' there are major innovative opportunities.
It doesn't matter if the glass is half full or half empty.
I am gonna drink it through this crazy straw.