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Posted by Claudia Moser on 9:04 AM in ,

If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair.
C. S. Lewis

Wishful thinking is not idealism. It is self-indulgence at best and self-exaltation at worst. In either case, it is usually at the expense of others. In other words, it is the opposite of idealism.
Thomas Sowell


Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes.
Mary Martin


Wishful thinking is one thing, and reality another.
Jalal Talabani


Wishful thinking is not sound public policy.
Bjorn Lomborg





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8 Comments


wishful thinking has never gotten me anywhere. :/


All so very true, but I cant stop wishful thinking it's just in my nature.


wishful thinking is fantasy. I need to learn to live in reality, which is not easy. Hope you are well, Claudia. I haven't seen you around much, but then, I haven't been around much either.


And..."Be Careful What You Wish For!" lol. Great post and messages!


great quotes


Hi Claudia. I don't really do much wishful thinking. Guess I am more than happy with all the blessings I have already! I have always loved the quotes by C.S. Lewis. Really good to see you here my friend.


Dearest Claudia,
Oh, wishful thinking can be my bad habit. I wish I were a bit taller (you know, I'm a very tiny woman, haha) etc. I think 3rd one I should keep in my mind p;)

Sending you lots of love and hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*


So very true. Have a fun weekend

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