I wish I could show you...the astonishing light of your own being.— Hafez
Bashful Wish quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
Mr. Blair, I look upon secession as anarchy. If I owned the four millions of slaves in the South, I would sacrifice them all to the Union; but how can I draw my sword upon Virginia, my native State?
My wish for you is that you continue.
Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness.
Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either: "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did".
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
If someone wishes for good health, one must first ask oneself if he is ready to do away with the reasons for his illness. Only then is it possible to help him.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately.
Sometimes you wish it was easier, but if it was, everyone else would do it, then you remember you don't want to be like everyone else.
Physical fitness can neither be acquired by wishful thinking nor by outright purchase.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
The most important thing in life is to stop saying 'I wish' and start saying 'I will.' Consider nothing impossible, then treat possibilities as probabilities.
Give away what you most wish to receive.
Much as we might wish to believe otherwise, universal love and the welfare of the species as a whole are concepts which simply do not make evolutionary sense.
I don't do regrets. Regrets are pointless. It's too late for regrets. You've already done it, haven't you? You've lived your life. No point wishing you could change it.
A year from now you may wish you had started today.
Those who wish to sing... always find a song.
If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man .
.. just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he's a good man.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.
Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.
If we wish to serve God and love our neighbor well, we must manifest our joy in the service we render to Him and them. Let us open wide our hearts. It is joy which invites us. Press forward and fear nothing.
If you wish to leave much wealth to your children, leave them in God's care.
Do not leave them riches, but virtue and skill. For if they learn to expect riches, they will not mind anything besides, and their abundant riches shall give them the means of screening the wickedness of their ways.
We have taken so much from your culture, I wish you had taken something from ours...For there were some beautiful and good things within it. Perhaps now that the time has come, We are fearful that what you take will be lost.... I shall grab the instruments of the white man's success: His education, his skills, and society.
Fight me if you wish, but remember I am old for a reason.
Then something Tookish woke up inside him, and he wished to go and see the great mountains, and hear the pine-trees and the waterfalls, and explore the caves, and wear a sword instead of a walking-stick.
Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
I never wish to be easily defined. I’d rather float over other people’s minds as something strictly fluid and non-perceivable; more like a transparent, paradoxically iridescent creature rather than an actual person.
The nature of Christ's salvation is woefully misrepresented by the present-day evangelist. He announces a Saviour from Hell rather than a Saviour from sin. And that is why so many are fatally deceived, for there are multitudes who wish to escape the Lake of fire who have no desire to be delivered from their carnality and worldliness.
People who wish to be offended will always find some occasion for taking offense.
Some see a weed, some see a wish.
You must assume the feeling of the wish fulfilled until your assumption has all the sensory vividness of reality. You must imagine that you are already experiencing what you desire. That is, you must assume the feeling of the fulfillment of your desire until you are possessed by it and this feeling crowds all other ideas out of your consciousness.
Who are we to wish for Paradise? It will be enough if Allah spares us his wrath.
I wish you music to help with the burdens of life ,and to help you release your happiness to others.
Never wish life were easier, wish that you were better.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
If you wish to check how much you love Allah, then see how much your heart loves the Quran, and you will know the answer.
If anyone does not wish to have Mary Immaculate for his Mother, he will not have Christ for his Brother.
Who wishes to fight must first count the cost.
I am a missionary, heart and soul. God had an only Son, and He was a missionary and a physician. I am a poor, poor imitation of Him, or wish to be. In this service I hope to live; in it I wish to die!
Colombians! My last wish is for the happiness of the patria.
If my death contributes to the end of partisanship and the consolidation of the union, I shall be lowered in peace into my grave.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.
I wish it to be remembered that I was the last man of my tribe to surrender my rifle.