Intentions Quotes

I repeat what I always say: I want the best for Argentina in every way. I never try to make trouble for anybody.

To be always intending to make a new and better life but never to find time to set about it is as to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to the next until you’re dead.

In all the ills which befall us, we look more at the intention than the effect. A tile which falls from the house may hurt more, but does not vex us so much as a stone thrown designedly by an ill-natured hand.

Hell is paved with good intentions, not bad ones.

To be always intending to live a new life, but never to find time to set about it; this is as if a man should put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day and night to another, till he is starved and destroyed.

About the meanest thing you can say about a man is that he means well.

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be.

Thoughts become weapons. Philosophies are distinct reasons for war. Good intentions are the most destructive arsenal of all.

‘Tis not what a man does which exalts him, but what man would do!

Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad intentions of men.