Wishes For A Journey Quotes

To the lost man, to the pioneer penetrating a new country, to the naturalist who wishes to see the wild land at its wildest, the advice is always the same -- follow a river. The river is the original forest highway. It is nature's own Wilderness Road

Edwin Way Teale

Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.

Washington Irving

The approval of the public is to be avoided like the plague. It is absolutely essential to keep the public from entering if one wishes to avoid confusion. I must add that the public must be kept panting in expectation at the gate by a system of challenges and provocations.

Andre Breton

It is not good for all our wishes to be filled; through sickness we recognize the value of health; through evil, the value of good; through hunger, the value of food; through exertion, the value of rest.

Dorothy Canfield Fisher

When you love someone, all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen

As for me, to love you alone, to make you happy, to do nothing which would contradict your wishes, this is my destiny and the meaning of my life.

Napoleon Bonaparte

We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving. And we all have some power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing.

Louisa May Alcott

Hell is full of good wishes or desires.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

Gallantry to women - the sure road to their favor - is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it.

William Hazlitt

If a man could have just half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.

Benjamin Franklin

Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes

Miguel De Cervantes

Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes; lesser ones exist on wishes and inclinations.

Kenneth Hildebrand

Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.

Washington Irving

He that humbleth himself wishes to be exaltedî

Friedrich Nietzsche

Whoever wishes peace among peoples must fight statism.

Ludwig von Mises

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.

Aesop

We are very far from always knowing our own wishes.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Those whom God wishes to destroy, he first makes mad.

Euripides

The world is full of genies waiting to grant your wishes.

Percy Ross

Pretexts are not wanting when one wishes to use them.

Carlo Goldoni

Our inventions mirror our secret wishes.

Lawrence Durrell

Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes.

Charles Caleb Colton

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