139 Proverbs about Wish
1. The king cannot rule as he wishes.
2. Who neither believes heaven or hell, the devil heartily wishes him well.
3. Who would wish to be valued must make himself scarce.
4. If you wish to learn the highest truths, begin with the alphabet.
5. When your companions get drunk and fight, Take up your hat, and wish them good night.
6. If every day was a sunny day, who would not wish for rain?
7. If you wish to be good, first believe that you are bad.
8. It is not good for all our wishes to be filled; through sickness we recognize the value of health; through evil, the value of good; through hunger, the value of food; through exertion, the value of rest.
9. If you wish to know the mind of a man, listen to his words.
10. If you wish to know what most occupies a man's thoughts, you have only to listen to his conversation.
11. Our wishes are like little children -- the more you indulge the more they want from you.
12. Shadows are formed all along the wishes of the sun.
13. Treat thoughts as guests and wishes as children.
14. Better do it than wish it done.
15. Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes.
16. If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.
17. I wish that he would sink as deep in the ground as a hare can run in ten years.
18. Wishes are the echo of a lazy will.
19. Do not speak about a thing, or wish it done, but do it.
20. Those who wish to sing always find a song.
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