Ever at Thy glowing altar
Must my heart grow sick and falter,
Wishing He I served were black.
Our life is determined for usand it makes the mind very free when we give up Wishing and only thinkof bearing what islaid uponus and doing what isgivenusto do.
As Christopher Marlowe’s Faust learned the hard way, Wishing for a moment of bliss to say “the same” indefinitely is guaranteed to procure indefinite commitment to hell instead of indefinite happiness. … A state of rest would not be a state of happiness but of boredom.zygmunt bauman
We cannot know what John of Leyden felt Under the Bishop 's tongs – we can only Walk in temperate London, our educated city, Wishing to cry as freely as they did who died In the Age of Faith. We have our loneliness And our regret with which to build an eschatology.peter porter
Wishing to dare serves no purpose at all, if it remains a wish .
Wishing to dare serves no purpose at all, if it remains a wish.
Nothing is more miserable than those people who never failed to attack their own salvation. When there was need to observe the Law, they trampled it under foot. … On this account Stephen said: "You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart, you always resist the Holy Spirit", not only by transgressing the Law but also by Wishing to observe it at the wrong time.john chrysostom
What is a disease is Wishing with an equal intensity what is needed and what is desirable, and suffer for not being perfect as you would suffer for not having bread. The romantic error is this wanting the moon as if there was a way to get it.fernando pessoa
I find myself just in the same situation of mind you describe as your own, heartily Wishing the good, that is the quiet of my country, and hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by party-spirit, which at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.Alexander Pope
Dreaming a dream to prize, Is Wishing ghosts to rise; And, if I had the spell To call the buried well, Which one would I?james branch cabell
In the United States, except for slaves, servants and the destitute fed by townships, everyone has the vote and this is an indirect contributor to law-making. Anyone Wishing to attack the law is thus reduced to adopting one of two obvious courses: they must either change the nation's opinion or trample its wishes under foot.alexis de tocqueville
Girls blush, sometimes, because they are alive, Half Wishing they were dead to save the shame. The sudden blush devours them, neck and brow; They have drawn too near the fire of life, like gnats, And flare up bodily, wings and all.
Let us ever strive for the best and highest there is in us and in Wishing every Kappa Kappa Psi the most bountiful success in all that he undertakes, let me venture this for our watchword: "Let every worthy group of College bandsmen in the country know about our ideals so that they too may be admitted into our Fraternal circles."Scott P. Squyres
Don't be dead or asleep or awake. Don't be anything. What you most want, what you travel around Wishing to find, lose yourself as lovers lose themselves, and you'll be that.
"Homophobic violence...and homophobia in general might also be ways of adjudicating the anxiety aroused in heterosexual men by their own penetrability. If a potential for passive anal pleasure is denied, its denial can be acted out as violence against or contempt for, those who are interpreted as Wishing to either experience such pleasure themselves, or to 'impose' it on another. In this sense the repression or elision of anal eroticism in heterosexual men can be seen to work not only along the lines of the masculine/feminine divide, but also along the homosexual/heterosexual divide."
joined other countries in Wishing a peaceful and prosperous future for Iraq.
Nothing is more miserable than those people who never failed to attack their own salvation. When there was need to observe the Law, they trampled it under foot. … On this account Stephen said: "You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart, you always resist the Holy Spirit", not only by transgressing the Law but also by Wishing to observe it at the wrong time.