Best 4 037 of Wish quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paul Ricoeur

Beyond the desert of criticism, we wish to be called again.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alice Walker

People do not wish to appear foolish; to avoid the appearance of foolishness, they are willing to remain actually fools.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Seth Grahame-smith

Your quarrel is with God. I merely wish to offer Him the opportunity to judge you.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Walter Scott

Though varying wishes, hopes, and fears, Fever'd the progress of these years, Yet now, days, weeks, and months but seem The recollection of a dream.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Blaise Pascal

Rivers are highways that move on and bear us whither we wish to go.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Steven Erikson

Curious,” Bauchelain said. “What is it you wish us to do for you?” “Usurp the king,” Imid Factalo said. “Usurp, as in depose.” “Right.” “Depose, as in remove.” “Yes.” “Remove, as in kill.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Kegan

Change does not fail to occur because of insincerity. The heart patient is not insincere about his wish to keep living, even as he reaches for another cigarette. Change fails to occur because we mean both things. It fails to occur because we are a living contradiction.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dennis Miller

The world is so ass-backwards it almost makes you wish you were dyslexic.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paul Wolfowitz

I wish there were somebody I could be comfortable voting for. I might have to vote for Hillary Clinton, even though I have big reservations about her.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Akuku Mach Pep

When you find yourself in a very hard situation, a circumstance that holds you by the balls, that's the time you wish you were created a woman!(women don't own balls)

By Anonym 15 Sep

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

The world runs on from one folly to another; and the man who, solely from regard to the opinion of others, and without any wish or necessity of his own, toils after gold, honour, or any other phantom, is no better than a fool.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Haile Selassie

Leadership does not mean domination. The world is always well supplied with people who wish to rule and dominate others.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Peter Porter

We cannot know what John of Leyden felt Under the Bishop 's tongs - we can only Walk in temperate London, our educated city, Wishing to cry as freely as they did who died In the Age of Faith. We have our loneliness And our regret with which to build an eschatology.

By Anonym 15 Sep

S. L. Whyte

A wish becomes a greatest desire at the very moment when a person's belief in the seemingly impossible is stronger than any doubt. -Kevin McNamara

By Anonym 18 Sep

Ludwig Feuerbach

The essence of faith … is the idea that that which man wishes actually is: he wishes to be immortal, therefore he is immortal; he wishes for the existence of a being who can do everything which is impossible to Nature and reason, therefore such a being exists[.]

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mary Parker Follett

There are three ways of dealing with difference: domination, compromise, and integration. By domination only one side gets what it wants; by compromise neither side gets what it wants; by integration we find a way by which both sides may get what they wish.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pierre Trudeau

We wish nothing more, but we will accept nothing less. Masters in our own house we must be, but our house is the whole of Canada.

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Washington

No measure can be more desirable, whether viewed with an eye to its intrinsic importance, or to the general sentiment and wish of the Nation than to establish a systematic and effectual arrangement for the regular redemption and discharge of the public debt.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Robert Breault

There are subjects in which I wish to become knowledgeable, and subjects in which I wish to remain wise.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chris Murray

The fact that you wish to become extremely successful must mean that you currently do not see yourself as such. Therefore, you need to change. The question you should be asking is what do you need to become?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emma Forrest

I wish I had been less keen to inject my own opinions, but I was a teenager and your teenage self is generally an idiot compared to the adult you. That's the way it should be. If it's the other way around, you have a problem.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Calvin Coolidge

I favor the policy of economy, not because I wish to save money, but because I wish to save people.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Walt Whitman

What a devil art thou, Poverty! How many desires - how many aspirations after goodness and truth - how many noble thoughts, loving wishes toward our fellows, beautiful imaginings thou hast crushed under thy heel, without remorse or pause!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paul Gauguin

In art one is concerned with the condition of the spirit for three quarters of the time; one must therefore care for oneself if he wishes to make something great and lasting.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Terence Mckenna

Psychedelic drugs, especially psilocybin, allow a searchlight to be thrown on these deeper levels of the psyche, as Jung correctly stated. But it is not a museum of archetypes or psychic constructs, as he seemed to assume. It is a frontier of wholeness into which any person, so motivated and so courageous as to wish to do it, can go and leave the mundane plane far behind.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Giovanni Pico Della Mirandola

Let some holy ambition invade our souls, so that, dissatisfied with mediocrity, we shall eagerly desire the highest things and shall toil with all our strength to obtain them, since we may if we wish.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William Hazlitt

To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.

By Anonym 14 Sep

V V Brown

I wish I could have a clone to do all the stuff that I don't like doing, like the red carpet stuff.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Ralston

Paradoxically, the more I learned to let go of my own wishes and desires (in this case, the desire not to be hit), the more they became possible.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Leonard Cohen

I wish I could say everything in one word. I hate all the things that can happen between the beginning of a sentence and the end.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Francis Ford Coppola

The professional world was much more unpleasant than I thought. I was always wishing I could get back that enthusiasm I had when I was doing shows at college.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mark Twain

Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.

By Anonym 13 Sep

David Letterman

Childhood. I wish I had something to complain about.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Juvenal

He who wishes to become rich wishes to become so immediately.

By Anonym 13 Sep

W. C. Sellar

For every person wishing to teach there are thirty not wanting to be taught.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Jennifer Elisabeth

So much has been done to my body, and still, somehow, not enough.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lawrence Durrell

Our inventions mirror our secret wishes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diana Vreeland

It's only intelligent to wish to look after yourself properly.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sigmund Freud

The motive forces of phantasies are unsatisfied wishes, and every single phantasy is the fulfillment of a wish, a correction of unsatisfying reality.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Herman Edwards

A goal without a plan is a wish.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Suman Pokhrel

It’s not my wish to walk intoxicated; to live for never is not my choice.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ted Nugent

I don't plan [my recordings], I really don't. It's so spontaneous I wish all rock lovers and rock journalist could witness a Ted Nugent recording session. It is so primal, it's like idiot kids in the garage with their first loud amplifiers, its intoxicating, it is irreverent, it is uninhibited.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Stephen King

If you can't laugh when things go bad--laugh and put on a little carnival--then you're either dead or wishing you were.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lewis Tappan

If you wish to draw off the people from a bad or wicked custom, you must beat up for a march; you must make an excitement, do something that everybody will notice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Neale Donald Walsch

Truth is often uncomfortable. It is only comforting to those who do not wish to ignore it. Then, truth becomes not only comforting, but inspiring.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Barbra Streisand

I'm not that ambitious any more. I just like my privacy. I wish I really wasn't talked about at all.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sylvester Stallone

I wish my daughters would box. I'm so worried about the guys coming up to them. I would love them to be able to smack a guy right off a bar stool.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Abu Abbas

But all my people, the Palestinians and the Arabs, wish me long life and freedom.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jessica Sanchez

When you are in the American Idol bubble, a lot of contestants want to go as far as they can and wish to be on point with ready-to-go songs.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Robert Frost

Let's get my incantation right: "I wish I may, I wish I might" Give earth another satellite.