"That is ever the way. Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse."
"My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake."
"The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than with their minds."
"In modern society, where most people live in cities, and where both needs and wishes are absolved through the same remote agency - money - the distinction between wishes and needs has altogether vanished."
"That is ever the way. 'Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse."
"However many blessings we expect from God, His infinite liberality will always exceed all our wishes and our thoughts."
"One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority."
"Destiny has two ways of crushing us - by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them."
"Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits."
"The will is a beast of burden. If God mounts it, it wishes and goes as God wills if Satan mounts it, it wishes and goes as Satan wills Nor can it choose its rider... the riders contend for its possession."