Wishes For A Journey Quotes

Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes.

Charles Caleb Colton

Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.

Voltaire

He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.

Niccolo Machiavelli

He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.

Washington Irving

Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.

Ovid

Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.

Jonathan Swift

An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes.

Thomas Jefferson

Under current law volunteers who are not working with an official nonprofit organization are not covered by the Volunteer Protection Act. Therefore, there are absolutely no legal protections for the average American who wishes to volunteer.

Jon Porter

That is ever the way. Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse.

J. M. Barrie

My first husband, yes, I eloped with him from Hungary against my mother's wishes.

Eva Gabor

In my opinion, the form of Government may be different in different countries, according to their circumstances, their wishes, their wants. England loves her Queen, and has full motive to do so.

Lajos Kossuth

I would think it means that she wishes you to dine with her. I would take my own wine if I were you.

Herod

The number of shots taken by an opponent who is out of sight is equal to the square root of the sum of the number of curses heard plus the number of swishes

Michael Green

Dandelions are the supreme symbol of the failure of human control, a yellow flag of mockery, and every time we burned that flag, back it comes, stronger than ever. No plants or animal is as obstinately perverse in its flaunting of human wishes.

David Ehrenfeld†

When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.

Sun Tzu

He that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.

Italian proverb

In all the professions every one affects a particular look and exterior, in order to appear what he wishes to be thought; so that it may be said the world is made up of appearances

Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld

But now, severed from the companion of my infancy, the partaker of all my thoughts, my cares, and my wishes, I was like one set afloat upon a stormy sea, hanging his safety upon a plank; night was closing upon him, and an unexpected surge had torn him from his hold and overwhelmed him forever.

Charles Brockden Brown

For a while now I have concerned myself with engaging peoples beliefs. A large part of me wishes to have people retain a scepticism about what I do and apply that to other areas in life where our beliefs are manipulated in ugly ways.

Derren Victor Brown

When we are customarily annoyed by what we see as the failings of others, we are judging them by a ludicrous standard: we are assuming that they fully understand our desires, quite possibly better than we do, and that they have nothing to do but arrange things to fall seamlessly into place around our probably ill-communicated wishes.

Derren Victor Brown

This is patently absurd; but whoever wishes to become a philosopher must learn not to be frightened by absurdities.

Bertrand Russell

Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half - especially if he has a teenage daughter.

Guy Lombardo

It is not enough to have knowledge, one must also apply it. It is not enough to have wishes, one must also accomplish

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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