Quotes by wanting
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Geoffrey F. Abert
Prosperity depends more on wanting what you have than having what you want.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.
English economist 1826-1877
A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
English religious leader, founder of Pennsylvania 1644-1718
Content not thyself that thou art virtuous in the general; for one link being wanting, the chain is defective.
American actress, model and singer 1972-
Dinner is a great first date. Don't believe that stuff about girls not wanting to eat on a first date - sharing a romantic meal is so sexy.
American businessman 1946-
Don't misquote me as wanting to hurt homosexual people in any way. That would be a dastardly lie.
American singer and musician 1975-
Everybody out there watches the show and has expectations of wanting to be an 'Idol', but we're going to teach them how much hard work goes into it.
American actor, writer, producer, and drummer 1974-
For awhile, I got stupid about only wanting a leading-man role, but I have no illusions. I know I'm not Brad Pitt.
Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
British author 1859-1930
He possesses two out of the three qualities necessary for the ideal detective. He has the power of observation and that of deduction. He is only wanting in knowledge.Source: The Sign of the Four (1890)
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
He that is robbed, not wanting what is stolen, him not know t, and he's not robbed at all.
Human Love... It is that extra creation that stands hurt and baffled at the place of death. Being human, wanting children and sunlight and breath to go on, forever.
I could be accused of being a wannabe tribesman, of wanting to be a tribal dude, but that is not how I see it. I see it as me doing what they wanted me to do, showing them respect and hanging out with them.Source: As quoted in Do you really want to be in our tribe? in The Telegraph (1 March 2005)
I stop wanting what I am looking for, looking for it.
American professional wrestler 1977-
I was a true wrestler. I was a Division I national champion. I came into the business wanting one thing and one thing only, and that was to be the champion, and I wasn't going to let anybody stand in my way. I think there was one guy that had a problem with that, and that was Undertaker.
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