Quotes tagged with wish (1149 quotes found)

Mahatma Gandhi
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Elizabeth Gilbert
You’re wishin’ too much, baby. You gotta stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone oughtta be.
wish  # 1721
Chris Abani
The Igbo used to say that they built their own gods. They would come together as a community, and they would express a wish. And their wish would then be brought to a priest, who would find a ritual object, and the appropriate sacrifices would be made, and the shrine would be built for the god.
god  together  wish  # 3140
Paula Abdul
When you wish upon a star, you just might become one.
Might  wish  Star  # 3555
Candice Accola
With 'The Vampire Diaries,' it's not just a tease, especially with the relationships. You're not sitting there going, 'God, I wish they'd get it over with and kiss!' There's no teasing, they jump right into the action.
god  wish  action  # 4574
Grant Achatz
I wish that food trucks could exist here in Chicago like they do in Brooklyn and in New York, where you're actually cooking off the truck.
food  Here  wish  # 4690
Peter Ackroyd
It's only recently that we've discovered that the artist's inner self is somehow more important than the public world. I'm happier to create exterior pieces for the world rather than to express something I deeply feel or wish to say.
Rather  Public  wish  # 4888
Amy Adams
I love accents - I wish I could find an accent for every one of my characters. It makes it so much easier when I don't have to hear my own voice.
love  wish  Hear  # 5193
John Adams
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
age  Order  wish  # 5517
Joseph Addison
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
wish  Humble  wishes  # 5871
Mortimer Adler
Ultimately, we wish the joy of perfect union with the person we love.
love  perfect  wish  # 6296
Sigrid Agren
I wish I could sing or play an instrument.
wish  sing  Instrument  # 7081
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
We believe that visa quotas should be lifted and people should visit anywhere they wish freely.
wish  Anywhere  Visit  # 7484
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Our enemies can deal a blow to us any time they wish. They did not wait for permission to do this. They do not deal a blow with prior notice. They do not take action because they can't.
time  enemy  wish  # 7488
Jessica Alba
I wish I could speak Spanish, because it would be a lot easier to play more interesting roles.
Speak  wish  Easier  # 8150
Madeleine Albright
No matter how hard we might wish, we will not be able to transform China's behavior overnight.
Matter  Might  wish  # 8475