„Half of my heart's got a real good imagination, half of my heart's got you... Half of my hearts got a right mind to tell you that half of my heart won't do.“
„O-o-old habits die hard when you got, when you got a sentimental heart
Piece of the puzzle, you're my missing part
Oh what can you do with a sentimental heart?“
— Zooey Deschanel American actress, musician, and singer-songwriter 1980
„Yes, Lord, you are innocence itself: how could you conceive of Nothingness, you who are plenitude? Your gaze is light and transforms all into light: how could you know the half-light in my heart?“
— Jean Paul Sartre French existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, political activist, biographer, and literary cri… 1905 - 1980
Act 3, sc. 6
„I'll never let you see
The way my broken heart is hurting me.
I've got my pride and I know how to hide
All my sorrow and pain.
I'll do my crying in the rain.“
— Carole King Nasa 1942
Crying in the Rain (1962), Co-written with Howard Greenfield, first recorded by The Everly Brothers
„People are able to live with only half a heart, to live without real compassion, because they are able to use words that are only forms.“
— Angus Wilson british author 1913 - 1991
Interviewed in Iona Review no. 3 (Fall 1972).
„Punk never got into my heart. You hear the anger now in rap, for example, but it’s different and I like that very much. Eminem is one of my favourites.“
— Anni-Frid Lyngstad Swedish female singer 1945
Regarding the correlation between punk rock and rap music, as quoted in Wright, Lisa "Abba’s Frida Lyngstad: “Eminem is one of my favourites”" 11 April 2014, NME.com, New Musical Express, TI Media http://www.nme.com/news/music/abba-5-1233767
— John Wayne American film actor 1907 - 1979
— Theodore Roosevelt American politician, 26th president of the United States 1858 - 1919
„My heart was beating. I got sick in my stomach and my hands were sweating — everything you feel when you are under pressure. I've been nervous before, but nothing like this.“
— Annika Sörenstam Swedish golfer 1970
Comments about the first tee pressure after first round of the Bank of America Colonial PGA Tournament - May 2003 http://www.usatoday.com/sports/golf/pga/2003-05-22-colonial_x.htm
— Tori Amos American singer 1963
„All my brothers and brothers-in-laws tell me what a good-hearted guy I am. You don't get to be good-hearted by accident.“
— Paddy Chayefsky American playwright, screenwriter and novelist 1923 - 1981
Context: All my brothers and brothers-in-laws tell me what a good-hearted guy I am. You don't get to be good-hearted by accident. You get kicked around long enough, you become a professor of pain. Marty Pilletti.