wills quotes

One single vision fills all minds: that of our independence endangered. One single duty imposes itself upon our wills: the duty of stubborn resistance.King Albert II

No one is more miserable than the person who wills everything and can do nothing.Claudius

On the other hand, for the whole human being who wills, feels, and represents, external reality is given simultaneously and with as much certitude as his own self.Wilhelm Dilthey

Nobody wants to read about the honest lawyer down the street who does real estate loans and wills. If you want to sell books, you have to write about the interesting lawyers - the guys who steal all the money and take off. That's the fun stuff.John Grisham

Within us there is someone who knows everything, wills everything, does everything better than we ourselves.Hermann Hesse

God allows unjust disparities between rich and poor because He does not miraculously intervene to establish justice against human wills. Also, discrepancies are not unjust by themselves; justice does not mean equality of result but equality of opportunity.Peter Kreeft

Books fall from Garry Wills like leaves from a maple tree in a sort of permanent October.John Leonard

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.Martin Luther

It makes a great deal of difference whether one wills not to sin or has not the knowledge to sin.Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Our memories are independent of our wills. It is not so easy to forget.Richard Sheridan

Aircraft do not crash of themselves. They come to grief because men are foolish, or vain, or lazy, or irresolute or reckless. One crash in a thousand may be unavoidable because God wills it so - not more than that.Nevil Shute

Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys are simply the best band that ever was.George Strait

You know, legends are people like Haggard and Jones and Wills and Sinatra. Those people are legends. I'm just a young buck out here trying to keep in that same circle with the rest of 'em.George Strait

Our minds are affected by sin. Our hearts are affected by sin. Our wills are affected by sin. Our bodies are affected by sin.Tullian Tchividjian

In almost everything that touches our everyday life on earth, God is pleased when we're pleased. He wills that we be as free as birds to soar and sing our maker's praise without anxiety.Aiden Wilson Tozer

A man can do all things if he but wills them.Leon Battista Alberti

It is clear that he does not pray, who, far from uplifting himself to God, requires that God shall lower Himself to him, and who resorts to prayer not to stir the man in us to will what God wills, but only to persuade God to will what the man in us wills.Thomas Aquinas

Let us return, however, to the League of Nations. To create an organization which is in a position to protect peace in this world of conflicting interests and egotistic wills is a frighteningly difficult task.Hjalmar Branting

As we had no part of our will on our entrance into this life, we should not presume to any on our leaving it, but soberly learn to will which He wills.William Drummond

Everyone who wills can hear the inner voice. It is within everyone.Mahatma Gandhi