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Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.
I always wished I had died, and I still wish that, because I could have gotten the whole thing over with.
There are various sorts of curiosity; one is from interest, which makes us desire to know that which may be useful to us; and the other, from pride which comes from the wish to know what others are ignorant of.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I love my family very much. I wish I could see them a little more often than I do. But we understand because we're a show business family and we all work.
I believe totally in a Capitalist System, I only wish that someone would try it.
Frank Lloyd Wright
All of us wish we'd had perfect childhoods, with a mother and father who modeled ideal parental attitudes and taught us to internalize the tenets of self-love. Many of us, however, did not.
At the end of the day, you know, love does not happen between two perfect people as much as we would wish.
I wish it, I command it. Let my will take the place of a reason.
Taxes are important. President Bush's tax proposals leave no rich person behind. Voters approve of President Bush helping the kind of people they wish they were one of.
Like me, the great majority of Americans wish both to preserve the traditional definition of marriage and to oppose bias and intolerance directed towards gays and lesbians.
Poets wish to profit or to please.
Ships at a distance have every man's wish on board.
Zora Neale Hurston
Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon.
When I go to a restaurant, yeah, I know that a line is probably going to form in front of the table, but didn't I always wish for that? Yeah, I did.
I think Chris Brown gets kind of dismissed as a gay writer, and I think Chris's books are really, really smart. I wish his books sold a little more widely.
Firmness in enduring and exertion is a character I always wish to possess. I have always despised the whining yelp of complaint and cowardly resolve.
We live, not as we wish to, but as we can.
No self-respecting woman should wish or work for the success of a party who ignores her sex.
Susan B. Anthony
We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier.
Walter Savage Landor
I wish I were taller and thinner but the hair you can do something about.
I don't think there's going to be a day when I don't think about food or my body, but I'm living with it, and I wish I could tell young girls to find their safe place and stay with it.
I wish that my life could be like the movies, like 'Bonnie and Clyde' or 'The Hunger' or 'Harold and Maude.' And... it can be! It maybe just takes somebody else who is as fearless as you. It takes a person who will not hesitate.
I only wish I had more time for fund raising.
If you cannot mould yourself entirely as you would wish, how can you expect other people to be entirely to your liking?
Thomas a Kempis
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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