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My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing.
Louisa May Alcott
Regret is not a proactive feeling. It is situated in disappointment, sorrow, even remorse. It merely wishes things were different without an act to cause a difference. However, repentance is different. Repentance is an admission of, hatred of, and turning away from sin before God.
He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.
When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
John F. Kennedy
One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what's more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.
Destiny has two ways of crushing us - by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.
Henri Frederic Amiel
However many blessings we expect from God, His infinite liberality will always exceed all our wishes and our thoughts.
Be slow to speak, and only after having first listened quietly, so that you may understand the meaning, leanings, and wishes of those who do speak. Thus you will better know when to speak and when to be silent.
The will is a beast of burden. If God mounts it, it wishes and goes as God wills; if Satan mounts it, it wishes and goes as Satan wills; Nor can it choose its rider... the riders contend for its possession.
One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.
No matter how happily a woman may be married, it always pleases her to discover that there is a really nice man who wishes she were not.
Mary Catherine Bateson
When you love someone all your saved up wishes start coming out.
You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Don't let yourself indulge in vain wishes.
Laurence J. Peter
The most important and urgent problems of the technology of today are no longer the satisfactions of the primary needs or of archetypal wishes, but the reparation of the evils and damages by the technology of yesterday.
The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
Whoever wishes to keep a secret must hide the fact that he possesses one.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
God sometimes does try to the uttermost those whom he wishes to bless.
Exercise is done against one's wishes and maintained only because the alternative is worse.
George A. Sheehan
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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