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  1. List of paraphrases:

    wishes, aspirations, longings, wants

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Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2445wants
#6068wishes
#11002desires
#17363aspirations
#85923longings

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  1. Hazrat Ali Ibn-e-Abi Talib, Nahj-ul-Balagha (Sermons and sayings Compilation):

    The best kind of wealth is to give up inordinate desires.

  2. Mickey Mehta:

    Sow the seeds of your intentions and desires, on the banks of time and then wait for the right season & rest. See them then, effortlessly sprout into beautiful gardens, majestic trees and enchanting forests . The labor of love always fructifies, life will always MickeyMize.

  3. Emma Goldman:

    Merely external emancipation has made of the modern woman an artificial being. Now, woman is confronted with the necessity of emancipating herself from emancipation, if she really desires to be free.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    When one becomes capable, to overcome desires, hopes, and ego; it learns and understands the faculty of patience.

  5. Albert Einstein:

    It is characteristic of the military mentality that nonhuman factors (atom bombs, strategic bases, weapons of all sorts, the possession of raw materials, etc) are held essential, while the human being, his desires, and thoughts - in short, the psychological factors - are considered as unimportant and secondary...The individual is degraded...to "human materiel".


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