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Picture quote by Reba McEntire about life

To thrive in life you need three bones. A wishbone. A backbone. And a funny bone. ⏤ Reba McEntire

Picture quote by Swedish Proverbs about desire

Those who wish to sing... always find a song. ⏤ Swedish Proverbs

Picture quote by Elizabeth Gilbert about action

Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be. ⏤ Elizabeth Gilbert

Picture quote by Washington Irving about mind

Great minds have purposes; others have wishes. ⏤ Washington Irving

Picture quote by Jim Rohn about life

Never wish life were easier, wish that you were better. ⏤ Jim Rohn

Picture quote about vision

Some see a weed, some see a wish.

Picture quote about wishes

Find someone who will:

Picture quote about wish

Some see a weed, some see a wish.

Picture quote by Epictetus about desire

If you wish to be a writer, write. ⏤ Epictetus

Picture quote by Michael Jordan about motivational

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, and others make it happen. ⏤ Michael Jordan

Picture quote by Katharine Hepburn about desire

It's what I wish for you...a life with no regrets. ⏤ Katharine Hepburn

Picture quote by Antoine de Saint-Exupery about goal

A goal without a plan is just ... a wish. ⏤ Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Picture quote by Frederic Bastiat about prosperity

If you wish to prosper, let you customer prosper. ⏤ Frederic Bastiat

Picture quote about dream

A dream is a wish you heart makes.

Picture quote by Jack Welch about knowledge

Know where we are. Face reality as it is, not as it was or as you wish it to be. ⏤ Jack Welch

Picture quote by Dalai Lama about compassion

Compassion is the wish to see other free from suffering. ⏤ Dalai Lama

Picture quote about opportunity

Never be afraid to fall apart because it is an opportunity to rebuild yourself the way you wish you had been all along.

Picture quote by Sayings about wish

You're never too old to wish upon a star. ⏤ Sayings

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Make a wish

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You're never too old to wish upon a star.

Picture quote about success

The Secret of Stop Wishing, Start Doing.

Picture quote by Bruce Springsteen about dream

Talk about a dream, try to make it real ⏤ Bruce Springsteen

Picture quote by Karen Lamb about wish

A year from now you will wish you had started today. ⏤ Karen Lamb

Picture quote by Jim Rohn about wish

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better ⏤ Jim Rohn

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The world is not a wish granting factory...

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Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn, businessman

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.

Confucius, philosopher

I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.

Estee Lauder, businesswoman

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, and others make it happen. 

Michael Jordan, basketball player

Do not wish for an easy life. Wish for the strength to endure a difficult one. Achieve your life life goals.

Bruce Lee, actor

In our obsessive wish to arrive, we often forget the most important thing, which is the journey.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

The beautiful is that which we cannot wish to change.

Simone Weil, philosopher

If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.

Joseph Addison, writer

Beware what you set your heart upon. For it shall surely be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I know it is all right. I wish I could make you feel so, I wish I could describe my feelings.

Thomas Starr King, clergyman

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

Benjamin Franklin, president

Between the wish and the thing life lies waiting.


Who you are vs. who you wish you were: Who wins?

Julian Casablancas, musician

Let us act on what we have, since we have not what we wish.

Cardinal J. Newman,

A first sign of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.

Franz Kafka, novelist

The wish for healing has always been half of health.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.

Edgar Allan Poe, writer

Adolescence represents an inner emotional upheaval, a struggle between the eternal human wish to cling to the past and the equally powerful wish to get on with the future.

Louise J. Kaplan,

I wish all teenagers can filter through songs instead of turning to drugs and alcohol.

Taylor Swift, musician

Wishing of all strategies, is the worst.

Andrew Young, clergyman

To my surprise, my 70s are nicer than my 60s and my 60s than my 50s, and I wouldn't wish my teens and 20s on my enemies.

Lionel Blue, clergyman

Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.

Phil McGraw, psychologist

If wishes were fishes we'd all be throwing nets. If wishes were horses we'd all ride.

Doug Horton,

To do nothing evil is good; to wish nothing evil is better.

Claudius, leader

If you wish to be success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Women speak because they wish to speak, whereas a man speaks only when driven to speak by something outside himself like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks.

Jean Kerr, playwright

The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish it to be always kept alive.

Thomas Jefferson, president

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.

Carl Jung, psychiatrist

Resume: a written exaggeration of only the good things a person has done in the past, as well as a wish list of the qualities a person would like to have.

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

I have found it impossible to carry the heavy burden of responsibility and to discharge my duties as king as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love.

Edward VIII, royalty

I do earnestly wish to see the distinction of sex confounded in society, unless where love animates the behaviour.

Mary Wollstonecraft, writer

I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut up.

Tom Lehrer, musician

We must first pray, that God would make us wise; before we can wish, he would make us happy.

Joseph Hall, clergyman

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.

Carl Sagan, astronomer

Frank and explicit -- that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

To be able to give away riches is mandatory if you wish to possess them. This is the only way that you will be truly rich.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

I sometimes wish that people would put a little more emphasis on the observance of the law than they do upon its enforcement.

Calvin Coolidge, president

To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.

William Hazlitt, critic

When you stop comparing what is right here and now with what you wish were, you can begin to enjoy what is.

Cheri Huber, philosopher

Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.

Ayn Rand, writer

When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves, whatever we get soon turns into mere limitation and exclusion.

George Eliot, author

If wishes were horses then beggars would ride.


I wish my name was Brian because maybe sometimes people would misspell my name and call me Brain. That's like a free compliment and you don't even gotta be smart to notice it.

Mitch Hedberg, comedian

Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

I wish I had invented blue jeans. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes.

Yves Saint Laurent, designer

DATO'S LAW. Wishes expand in direct proportion to the resources available for their gratification.

Robert Dato,

I wish the world was run by women. Women who have given birth and know the value of their creation.

Simin Daneshvar, novelist

We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.

Charles Darwin, naturalist

A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

I wish people would love everybody else the way they love me. It would be a better world.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

Sometimes I wish the girl would make the first move.

Devon Werkheiser, actor

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.

Richard Bach, writer

Some people develop a wishbone where their backbone should be.


I just wish the world was twice as big and half of it was still unexplored.

David Attenborough, journalist

The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not to affect your reader, but to affect him precisely as you wish.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.

Lewis B. Smedes,

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

Mignon McLaughlin, journalist

Those who wish to appear wise among fools, among the wise seem foolish.

Quintilian, educator

Gay teenagers are four times as likely to attempt suicide as straight ones. I wish they knew that there's nothing wrong with them; that they are just a different shade of normal.

Jodi Picoult, author

The Golden Rule of Parenting is; do unto your children as you wish your parents had done unto you!

Louise Hart,

We are never further from what we wish than when we believe that we have what we wished for.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Give away what you most wish to receive.

Robin S. Sharma, author

You can always say, 'I wish I had landed that triple flip better, or I wish I didn't fall.' They're not regrets, just mistakes.

Michelle Kwan, athlete

The wishing gate opens into nothing.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

I only wish I had more time for fund raising.

Nido Qubein, businessman

It is becoming clear that the old platitudes can no longer be maintained, and that if we wish to improve our morals we must first improve our knowledge.

Havelock Ellis, psychologist

A man, when he wishes, is the master of his fate.

Jose Ferrer,

I photograph the things that I do not wish to paint, the things which already have an existence.

Man Ray, photographer

I wish I could be behind the wheel for every stunt.

Paul Walker, actor

I was never encouraged to do it and I played the accordion, which I hated. I wish I had taken piano because I definitely would have written more songs of my own, but I didn't.

Connie Francis, musician

Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.

Joseph Addison, writer

If you wish to draw off the people from a bad or wicked custom, you must beat up for a march; you must make an excitement, do something that everybody will notice.

Lewis Tappan, businessman

It is my last wish to be burried sitting up.

Bette Davis, actress

Some things you'll never know, and some things you'll wish you never knew.

Eric Williams, historian

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!

Barbara Bush, first lady

You are in a pitiable condition if you have to conceal what you wish to tell.

Publilius Syrus, writer

I wish I could be like Shaw who once read a bad review of one of his plays, called the critic and said: 'I have your review in front of me and soon it will be behind me.'

Barbra Streisand, actress

I wish I could give you a lot of advice, based on my experience of winning political debates. But I don't have that experience. My only experience is at losing them.

Richard M. Nixon, president

Sometimes I wish I were less sensible.

Stella McCartney, designer

What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.

Saint Augustine, philosopher

I wish we would all remember that being American is not just about the freedom we have; it is about those who gave it to us.

Mike Huckabee, politician

Pray till prayer makes you forget your own wish, and leave it or merge it in God's will.

Frederick William Robertson, clergyman

Taking a child to the toy store is the nearest thing to a death wish parents can have.

Fred G. Gosman,

Ако господ слушаше магаретата, нямаше да има самари.

Bulgarian proverbs,

People wish to be poets more than they wish to write poetry, and that's a mistake. One should wish to celebrate more than one wishes to be celebrated.

Lucille Clifton, poet

If you wish in this world to advance your merits you're bound to enhance; You must stir it and stump it, and blow your own trumpet, Or, trust me, you haven't a chance.

William Gilbert, composer

Taxes are important. President Bush's tax proposals leave no rich person behind. Voters approve of President Bush helping the kind of people they wish they were one of.

Andy Rooney, journalist

I just wish we knew a little less about his urethra and a little more about his arms sales to Iran.

Andy Rooney, journalist

The world is not a wish-granting factory

John Green,

It's weird, I never wish anything bad upon anybody, except two or three old girlfriends.

Carrot Top, comedian

The problems of language here are really serious. We wish to speak in some way about the structure of the atoms. But we cannot speak about atoms in ordinary language.

Werner Heisenberg, physicist

I wish you could see some of the girls I have genuinely had crushes on in my life. They're not the girls you would assume.

Chris Evans, actor

If we really wish to put an end to our ongoing international and social problems we must eventually declare Earth and all of its resources as the common heritage of all the world's people.

Jacque Fresco, inventor

I'm not tall enough to be a model, but I wish I was 6-foot, because I love it. It's kind of artsy, and I'm artsy. And I love clothes.

Danica Patrick, celebrity

I would be going until I went over the bounds of reality and was then caught up in a profound wish to be dead without having to go through the shaming defeat of suicide.

Joshua Logan, director

I wish to sing of my interior visions with the naive candour of a child.

Claude Debussy, composer

Those who wish to cause religious conflict are small in number but often manage to dominate the headline.

Tony Blair, politician

Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon.

George Macdonald, novelist

I always wished I had died, and I still wish that, because I could have gotten the whole thing over with.

Andy Warhol, artist

If we wish to know the force of human genius, we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning, we may study his commentators.

William Hazlitt, critic

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