Wishes?

2 years, 7 months ago

So I’ve been thinking about the process of wishing because I think we can all honestly say we do it all the time.. Some wishes are good, some can bring about horrible changes, some may even have a global effect, but what is the point in wishing? Why do we tend to wish so strongly for almost impossible things rather than going out and accomplishing realistic goals? Is this perhaps a form of greed? Hope? Adultery? Perhaps we were just fed so much fantasy as children. Is having wishful thoughts something we could live without? Feedback please!

September 7, 2012 at 10:22 pm

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Profile photo of happyerik happyerik (@erikthinksalot) 2 years, 7 months ago ago

No because so many people want to live more longer and etc, but even tiniest wishes could sometimes benefit us you know

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Profile photo of Kyle(igh) Kyle(igh) (@kycooley415) 2 years, 7 months ago ago

maybe we don’t feel we are worthy of our desires so we wish for them to happen instead of pursuing them..idk but i really love this im gonna have to spend some time thinking on this one

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Profile photo of Kyle(igh) Kyle(igh) (@kycooley415) 2 years, 7 months ago ago

@goodnightrobots, of course:)

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Profile photo of KellyM KellyM (@kellah) 2 years, 7 months ago ago

@goodnightrobots, no such thing as impossible ;)

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