Quotes by wishes

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  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
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    The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide. In this sense, truth, even if it does not prevail in public, possesses an ineradicable primacy over all falsehoods.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
    John F. Kennedy
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    Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
    Charles Caleb Colton
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    Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes.
  • Sun Tzu
    Sun Tzu
    Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
    Sun Tzu
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    When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
    Jonathan Swift
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    Whoever wishes to win in this game must have patience and money, since the values are so little constant and the rumors so little founded on truth Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
  • Demosthenes
    Demosthenes
    Greek statesman and orator 384BC-322BC
    Demosthenes
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    A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
    Jean de la Bruyère
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    A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.
  • Jose Ferrer
    Jose Ferrer
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    A man, when he wishes, is the master of his fate.
  • David Seabury
    David Seabury
    American psychologist, author, and lecturer 1885-1960
    David Seabury
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    A wise unselfishness is not a surrender of yourself to the wishes of anyone, but only to the best discoverable course of action.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
    Maya Angelou
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    A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
    C. S. Lewis
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    A young man who wishes to remain a sound atheist cannot be too careful of his reading.
  • Anna Pavlova
    Anna Pavlova
    Russian prima ballerina of the late 19th and the 1881-1931
    Anna Pavlova
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    Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
    Woodrow Wilson
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    America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.
  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
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    Americans are like a rich father who wishes he knew how to give his son the hardships that made him rich.
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