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Example Sentences for "wish"

Erica Jong once said that advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer, but wish we didn't.

A Welsh proverb states, "Be honorable yourself if you wish to associate with honorable people.

" There is a Yugoslavian proverb which states that if you wish to know what a man is, place him in authority.

The party was really awful, I wish I'd stayed home.

Bernard Berenson once said, "I wish I could stand on a busy corner, hat in hand, and beg people to throw me all their wasted hours.

" I wish they would cease their senseless arguments.

We met at the hospital where she and my grandmother were both very ill.

I wish we could have met under happier circumstances, but nonetheless, I'm glad we did meet.

There is a compulsory background check for all those who wish to volunteer with children.

Samuel Johnson once suggested that every man has a lurking wish to appear considerable in his native place.

I wish you had consulted with me before deciding to change everything.

I wish you would stop criticizing me, I'm doing the best I can.

I wish I could change the settings of my word processor because the default settings for the margins are larger than I need.

We will require a detailed list of the equipment you wish to purchase before we can approve your request.

I wish someone would invent some kind of device that would let you tell if someone was lying to you or not.

I wish you the best in all your future endeavors.

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