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The writer's greed is appalling. He wants, or seems to want, everything and practically everybody, in another sense, and at the same time, he needs no one at all. - James Arthur Baldwin

If we cannot do what we want, we must do what we can. - Lord Alfred Tennyson

The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them. - George Bernard Shaw

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not. - Mark Twain

Learn to ask for what you want, The worst people can do is not give you what you ask for-which is precisely where you were before you asked. - Peter McWilliams

Shoot all the blue-jays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird. - Harper Lee

If you can't do what you want, do what you can. - Lois McMaster Bujold

Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have. - Rabbi Hyman Judah Schachtel

Success is doing what you want to do, when you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want. - Anthony Robbins