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I think if I were to express my wish, it would be that we are more regionally self-reliant. And I don't mean people being survivalists, I mean regionally self-reliant. So that you have these individual cells. The idea of having different solutions in different areas, so that we have a very robust, durable civilization.
The point of departure of the process to which we wish to contribute is the fact that war is the natural reaction of human nature in the savage state, while peace is the result of acquired characteristics.
I write of the wish that comes true - for some reason, a terrifying concept.
James M. Cain
I wish that I wasn't such an odd mixture. I wish I was serious, but I do love high heels and romantic comedies: being in them and watching them.
The universe will put signposts in your life. You can either ignore them or embrace them. You can choose and wish for all the things you want, but the things that are coming to you, you will never be able to hide from and the things that you want so bad that are not supposed to be for you for whatever reason, they'll never come to you.
Industry need not wish.
Now everyone takes it for granted that you can look up movie reviews, track locations, and order stuff online. I wish there was a way we could take it away from people for a day so they could remember what it was like without it.
No more war! Never again war! If you wish to be brothers, drop your weapons.
Pope Paul VI
We draw our Presidents from the people. It is a wholesome thing for them to return to the people. I came from them. I wish to be one of them again.
To burn a CDR of music you like to give as a gift to someone you wish to become closer to is a cold, moist-palmed, mouth-breathing bummer.
I just wish we knew a little less about his urethra and a little more about his arms sales to Iran.
That we must all die, we always knew; I wish I had remembered it sooner.
Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish to correct of it.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
It took man thousands of years to put words down on paper, and his lawyers still wish he wouldn't.
Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we wish them to do.
It is difficult to esteem a man as highly as he would wish.
Luc de Clapiers
To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.
I wish thee as much pleasure in the reading, as I had in the writing.
I don't think one should ever come to my stage of life and have to look back and say, Gosh. I wish I hadn't spent all those years doing that job I was never really interested in.
I wish I had some stock in a scrunchie company.
You are in a pitiable condition if you have to conceal what you wish to tell.
Nothing is so common-place as to wish to be remarkable.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
'Great Expectations' was an important novel in my adolescence. It was very much one of those emblematic novels that made me wish I could write like that. It helped that my models as a writer were dead over a hundred years before I began to write.
For the people who ostensibly wish me well or are worried about my immortal soul, I say I take it kindly.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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