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You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however.
I wish they would only take me as I am.
Vincent Van Gogh
I wish all teenagers can filter through songs instead of turning to drugs and alcohol.
Men willingly believe what they wish.
The bravest person I've ever met was a young boy going through massive amounts of treatment for a very rare, complex and unpleasant disease. I last saw him at a Discworld convention, where he chose to take part in a game as an assassin. He died not long afterwards, and I wish I had his fortitude and sense of style.
I wish I could just hug you all, but I'm not gonna.
I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.
To some extent, people who are insane are nonconformists, and society and their family wish they would live what appear to be useful lives.
John Forbes Nash, Jr.
On balance, I am a supporter of the minimum wage going up. We've got to be very careful what we wish for because some employers - and there could be a lot of them - will be scared away from hiring new people or creating incremental hours for part-time people as a result of that wage going up.
The Marines was a fresh start - that is why they shave your head. I wish they would let you change your name.
Who you are vs. who you wish you were: Who wins?
I'd love sloth. I wish sloth would come home and visit me once in a while. I don't consider laziness a sin at all.
Don't wish me happiness - I don't expect to be happy it's gotten beyond that, somehow. Wish me courage and strength and a sense of humor - I will need them all.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.
I wish I knew why I am so anguished.
It's a nice reader, but there's nothing on the iPad I look at and say, 'Oh, I wish Microsoft had done it.'
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
Saint Francis de Sales
Oh, I just wish someone would try to hurt you so I could kill them for you.
We view things not only from different sides, but with different eyes; we have no wish to find them alike.
'I wish life was not so short,' he thought. 'Languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about.'
J. R. R. Tolkien
Such is the state of life, that none are happy but by the anticipation of change: the change itself is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish is to change again.
No self-respecting woman should wish or work for the success of a party who ignores her sex.
Susan B. Anthony
If we wish to preserve a free society, it is essential that we recognize that the desirability of a particular object is not sufficient justification for the use of coercion.
Friedrich August von Hayek
Some people wish above all to conform to the rules, I wish only to render what I can hear. There is no theory. You have only to listen. Pleasure is the law.
And who knows? Somewhere out there in this audience may even be someone who will one day follow my footsteps, and preside over the White House as the president's spouse. I wish him well!
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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