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"In politics there's never a magic wand." - Julia Gillard

"People who wait for a magic wand fail to see that they ARE the magic wand." - Thomas Leonard

"The real magic wand is the child's own mind." - Jose Ortega Y Gasset

"You have the power. You are the magic wand." - Laura Schlessinger

"This pen's all I have of magic wand." - Tony Harrison

"Style is a magic wand, and turns everything to gold that it touches." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"Touch is the magic wand of intimacy. Love is keeping in touch." - Denis Waitley

"Don't fall for a magic wand, we humans got it all, we perform the miracles." - Kate Bush

"Tal doesn't move the pieces by hand; he uses a magic wand." - Viacheslav Ragozin

"I don't think somebody can just, like, wave a magic wand and make you a star." - Sandra Bernhard

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." - Norman Vincent Peale

"Eating lighter makes you lighter. No one can wave a magic wand." - Martine Mccutcheon

"I beg you I no magician. I can't just wave a magic wand." - Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

"I think it was in the Rose Garden where I issued this brilliant statement: If I had a magic wand - but the president doesn't have a magic wand. You just can't say, 'low gas.'" - George W Bush

"The government cannot do everything all at once. It can't wave a magic wand and meet everyone's demands simultaneously ..." - Corazon Aquino

"There is no magic wand that can resolve our problems. The solution rests with our work and discipline." - Jose Eduardo Dos Santos

"I intend to do the Penn & Teller show until they pry my cheesy magic wand from my cold dead fingers." - Penn Jillette

"I wish that we did have a magic wand which we could wave and hey presto! Magic! Unfortunately life is not like that." - Desmond Tutu

"When you're an artist, nobody ever tells you or hits you with the magic wand of legitimacy. You have to hit your own head with your own handmade wand. And you feel stupid doing it." - Amanda Palmer

"[T]he myth that there was somehow a magic wand in the early 1980s to cure AIDS - a wand that Reagan deliberately refused to wave - is now almost conventional wisdom." - Andrew Sullivan

"Public works are not accomplished by the miraculous power of a magic wand. They are paid for by funds taken away from the citizens." - Ludwig Von Mises

"Winter sunshine is a fairy wand touching everything with a strange magic. It is like the smile of a friend in time of sorrow." - Patience Strong

"We dont have a good legal justification for breaking up the banking system. But if I could wave a magic wand, Id break up the banking system." - Kenneth C Griffin

"Clear focus is the mind's magic wand. It points your creativity in a particular direction and channels your experience behind it. Wherever you clearly focus, you create." - Sonia Choquette

"The day I acquired the habit of consciously pronouncing the words "thank you", I felt I had gained possession of a magic wand capable of transforming everything." - Omraam Mikhael Aivanhov

"We can't wave a magic wand and get rid of any of these people's problems, but what they want is they want to be heard." - Jamie Foxx

"There was a lot more to magic, as Harry quickly found out, than waving your wand and saying a few funny words." - J K Rowling

"Clear focus is the mind's magic wand. It points your creativity in a particular direction and channels your experience behind it. Wherever you clearly focus, you create." - Sonia Choquette

"There are times when I feel uninspired and I don't want to compose. I call these my 'bewitched' periods. I have to be touched with a magic wand." - Joaquin Rodrigo

"No mighty king, no ambitious emperor, no pope, or prophet ever dreamt of such an awesome pulpit, so potent a magic wand." - Fred W Friendly

"Better beware of notions like genius and inspiration; they are a sort of magic wand and should be used sparingly by anybody who wants to see things clearly." - Jose Ortega Y Gasset

"No mighty king, no ambitious emperor, no pope, or prophet ever dreamt of such an awesome pulpit, so potent a magic wand [television]." - Fred W Friendly

"Appellate review is not a magic wand and we undermine public confidence in the judicial process when we make it look like it is." - Alex Kozinski

"Money cannot be converted into houses or trained teachers or hospitals at the touch of a magic wand. There are limitations to our physical and intellectual resources." - John James Cowperthwaite

"We don't have a good legal justification for breaking up the banking system. But if I could wave a magic wand, I'd break up the banking system." - Kenneth C Griffin

"Half magic is no magic at all." - Sharyn McCrumb

"Music is Magic. Magic is Life" - Jimi Hendrix

"I don't like magic." - Mary Lynn Rajskub

"Magic is my paint." - David Copperfield

"Magic really helped me." - David Copperfield

"Movie magic is movie magic and acting magic is acting magic." - Ben Kingsley

"Let me offer you, metaphorically, two magic wands that have sweeping powers to change society. With one wand you could wipe out all racism and discrimination from the hearts and minds of white America. The other wand you could wave across the ghettos and barrios of America and infuse the inhabitants with Japanese or Jewish values, respect for learning and ambition. ... I suggest that the best wand for society and for those who live in the ghettos and barrios would be the second wand." - Richard Lamm

"I love the whirling of the dervishes. I love the beauty of rare innocence. You don't need no crystal ball, Don't fall for a magic wand. We humans got it all, we perform the miracles." - Kate Bush

"The rout is Folly's circle, which she draws With magic wand. So potent is the spell, That none decoy'd into that fatal ring, Unless by Heaven's peculiar grace, escape. There we grow early gray, but never wise." - William Cowper

"Family, work, familiarity. Listen, if I had a magic wand and I could make myself really be happy, I'd zap me onto a farm. And I know nothing about farming" - Scott Baio

"Returning to power in northern India is very important for the Congress party. No magic wand will work. We have to make our efforts. It will be a long and difficult struggle for us." - Sonia Gandhi

"The government does not have some magic wand that can 'bring down the cost of health care.' It can buy a smaller quantity or lower quality of medical care, as other countries with government-run medical care do." - Thomas Sowell

"Music is the elixir of life. It can mimic the heartbeats of our bodies and heal like a magic wand... The resonance it creates in our bodies cannot be replicated by any medicine." - Walter Mikac

"Family, work, familiarity. Listen, if I had a magic wand and I could make myself really be happy, I'd zap me onto a farm. And I know nothing about farming." - Scott Baio

"If I could wave a magic wand and be anything, I'd be a really respected, really successful author. That's a hard combination to get, though. I really enjoy acting, and it's easier, frankly." - Christine Elise

"No matter who you are, no matter where you are, no matter what your circumstances or desires, if you make a gratitude list every day of the things you're grateful for, you will see your life take off! GRATITUDE is your MAGIC WAND! Whatever you point gratitude at increases, expands, and escalates, but you have to pick up that magic wand, and use it! Got it?" - Rhonda Byrne

"No matter who you are, no matter where you are, no matter what your circumstances or desires, if you make a gratitude list every day of the things you're grateful for, you will see your life take off! GRATITUDE is your MAGIC WAND! Whatever you point gratitude at increases, expands, and escalates, but you have to pick up that magic wand, and use it! Got it?" - Rhonda Byrne

"The wand chooses the wizard." - J K Rowling

"There is magic in sincere forgiveness - magic to heal." - Terry Goodkind

"You don't get into magic...Magic gets into you." - David Blaine

"The magic formula is there is no magic formula." - Duncan Green

"I know the difference between black magic and white magic." - Tina Turner

"I think there is an element of magic in photography - light, chemistry, precious metals - a certain alchemy. You can wield a camera like a magic wand almost. Murmur the right words and you can conjure up proof of a dream. I believe in wonder. I look for it in my life every day; I find it in the most ordinary things." - Keith Carter

"Effective magic is transcendent nature." - George Eliot

"Never ever doubt in magic." - Scott Dixon

"Creativity isn't magic. It's achievable." - Nita Leland

"she's mad, but she's magic." - Charles Bukowski

"Touch magic. Pass it on." - Jane Yolen

"And so there is magic." - Neil Gaiman

"Know your magic, trust your magic, use your magic and know that you are a manifestation of life's magic." - Rasheed Ogunlaru

"Align with nature... Magic happens" - John Friend

"Computers are' magic; teachers are." - Craig R. Barrett

"The magic of a face." - Thomas Carew

"Science is magic that works." - Kurt Vonnegut

"Sometimes magic sounds like tape." - The Amazing Johnathan

"Movies are like magic tricks." - Jeff Bridges

"Most women, when they ask me for beauty tips aren't really prepared for my answer, which is, there is no magic beauty wand that can transform you and make you beautiful. It takes practice and what you see on Rupaul's Drag Race is years and years of practice." - RuPaul

"I wanted a do over. A time machine. That magic wand. But real life didn't have any easy outs, and very few happily-ever-afters. The real world was more like a Choose Your Own Adventure book, with most of the choices ripped out before you even opened the cover." - Rachel Vincent

"And what did the banks do to earn this perpetually flowing river of wealth? Did they lend out their own capital obtained through investment of stockholders? Did they lend out the hard-earned savings of their depositors? No, neither of these were their major source of income. They simply waved the magic wand called fiat money." - G. Edward Griffin

"I know it is something of a cliche to say that love makes all things possible, but I believe it does. It is not a magic wand that can be waved over life to make it all sweet and lovely and trouble free, but it can give the energy to fight the odds and win." - Mary Balogh

"What now, dear reader, shall we make of our telescope? Shall we make a Mercury's magic wand to cross the liquid aether with, and like Lucian lead a colony to the uninhabitied evening star, allured by the sweetness of the place?" - Johannes Kepler

"If you had a magic wand today, and you had one wish - to wipe out all the drug dealers, take them all off the streets and put them in jail, no trial, everybody who sold drugs would automatically be convicted. You know what's going to happen? There's going to be new ones. Why? Because the drug users are going to create them." - Rick Ross

"Man's word is his wand filled with magic and power! Man comes into the world financed by God, with all that he desires or requires already on his pathway. This supply is released through faith and the Spoken Word. If thou canst believe, all things are possible." - Florence Scovel Shinn

"The greatest source of inspiration is hard work. Of course, I also believe in inspiration itself, but sometimes you have to provoke it, call on it repeatedly, even though it may take a while. There are times when I feel uninspired and I don't want to compose. I call these my 'bewitched' periods. I have to be touched with a magic wand." - Joaquin Rodrigo

"When we read about Creation in Genesis, we run the risk of imagining God was a magician, with a magic wand able to do everything. But that is not so. He created human beings and let them develop according to the internal laws that he gave to each one so they would reach their fulfillment." - Pope Francis

"Pain and guilt can't be taken away with the wave of a magic wand. They're the things that we carry with us, they're the things that make us what we are. If we lose them, we lose ourselves. I don't want my pain taken away, I need my pain!" - William Shatner

"Those authors into whose hands nature has placed a magic wand, with which they no sooner touch us than we forget the unhappiness in life, than the darkness leaves our soul, and we are reconciled to existence, should be placed among the benefactors of the human race." - Denis Diderot

"Credit expansion is the governments' foremost tool in their struggle against the market economy. In their hands it is the magic wand designed to conjure away the scarcity of capital goods, to lower the rate of interest or to abolish it altogether, to finance lavish government spending, to expropriate the capitalists, to contrive everlasting booms, and to make everybody prosperous." - Ludwig Von Mises

"The government pretends to be endowed with the mystical power to accord favors out of an inexhaustible horn of plenty. It is both omniscient and omnipotent. It can by a magic wand create happiness and abundance. The truth is the government cannot give if it does not take from somebody." - Ludwig Von Mises

"You can't help some increase from this point. I don't want any viewer to go away think a magic wand exists in Congress. So they're going to see some more bad news. But if we do this, we're doing the right thing." - Warren Buffett

"I'm not going to be able to wave a magic wand and change everybody's thoughts. That's something that can only happen by people working on themselves and being held to account by the rest of us, but what Donald Trump's done really unleashed a lot of darkness and divisiveness." - Hillary Clinton

"If you have never tried a plant-based diet, start. If you've never juiced vegetables, start. If you've never taken vitamin C to saturation, start. If you have never done a half-hour fitness workout each day, start. But, there is no such thing as a free lunch, a quick fix or a magic wand to cure illness." - Andrew Saul

"There in seclusion and remote from men The wizard hand lies cold, Which at its topmost speed let fall the pen, And left the tale half told. Ah! who shall lift that wand of magic power, And the lost clew regain? The unfinished window in Aladdin's tower Unfinished must remain!" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Everybody finished the song at different times. Dumbledore conducted their last few lines with his wand and when they had finished, he was one of those who clapped loudest. 'Ah music,' he said, wiping his eyes. 'A magic beyond all we do here!" - J K Rowling

"...there was another, gorier parturition, when two nations incarnated out of one. A foreigner drew a magic line on a map and called it the new border; it became a river of blood upon the earth. And the orchards, fields, factories, businesses, all on the wrong side of that line, vanished with a wave of the pale conjuror's wand." - Rohinton Mistry

"People are always coming up to me, thinking I've got some magic wand that can make them a star and I want to tell them that no one can do that. Making hit records is not that easy. But it took me time to realize that myself." - Dr Dre

"I want witchcraft so bad that I can't stand it. I have wands in my apartment. And I use them sometimes. I walk into the kitchen with my wand, and I come out with something on a platter and I say, 'See, magic happens.' Works every time." - Amy Sedaris

"If I had a magic wand, I would live in a building in New York, big enough so my friends, my family could all have apartments in it. We'd raise our kids in the same space and have backyard barbecues and get old and fat together." - Liz Murray

"What a wonderful work Wagner has done for humanity in translating the toil of life into the readable script of music! For those who seek the tale of other worlds his magic is silent; but earth-travail under his wand becomes instinct with rhythmic song to an accompaniment of the elements, and the blare and crash of the bottomless pit itself." - Richard Wagner

"I never wanted to be a public figure. I feel that I always have to dampen down people's expectations. They expect me to be an oracle, wave a magic wand, sprinkle some slow, sparkly dust on them, to make everything all right." - Carl Honore

"People make basic assumptions based on what they have now. But you have to ask yourself, 'Is this really what people are going to be doing in five years?' Very few people ask themselves what they would actually want instead if they could wave a magic wand." - Drew Houston

"I put the ick in magic." - Jim Butcher

"Men are good but women are magic." - Catherine Deneuve

"There is no magic in words." - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"There is magic in patience, you know." - Zedd

"Science is just magic with better PR." - Patrick Rothfuss

"Most magicians are afraid of magic." - Max Maven

"Genius is another word for magic." - Margot Fonteyn

"Magic. It can get a guy killed." - Jim Butcher

"Is magic not enough to live for?" - Erin Morgenstern

"Without the work, the magic won't come." - Jay-Z

"Magic is the science of the jungle." - Carl Jung

"Repetition is the death of magic." - Bill Watterson

"A magic effect is never completely finished." - Jay Sankey

"Courage is the only Magic worth having." - Erica Jong

"Follow your passion. Magic has no formula." - Tina Sharkey

"Read about the history of magic." - Andrew Mayne

"Captures the reader with true magic." - Esther M. Friesner

"The house of magic has many rooms." - Eugene Burger

"Hookers do tricks, magicians make magic." - Dick Christian

"For humans, flying isn't magic, it's physics." - Alan Alda

"Cleveland, city of light! City of magic!" - Randy Newman

"Every experience has its element of magic." - Hermann Hesse

"Without the work, the magic wo' come." - Jay-Z

"Never stop wanting for your magic" - Therese Of Lisieux

"Look for magic in the daily routine" - Lou Barlow

"You want magic to feel real." - Jon Spaihts

"I don't think there's really observational magic." - Judd Apatow

"Magic or religion: it is all one." - H L Mencken

"break; /* don't do magic till later */" - Larry Wall

"And the magic word: Julie Andrews!" - Peter Cook

"Where there is woman there is magic." - Ntozake Shange

"Magic can be found in stolen moments." - Francesca Lia Block

"Books are a uniquely portable magic." - Stephen King

"Magic, like technology, is a tool." - Mercedes Lackey

"Nature is a petrified magic city." - Novalis

"Science, you don't know, looks like magic." - Christopher Moore

"I love the magic of the studio." - Graham Coxon

"You can't magic yourself back 10 years." - Paula Radcliffe

"Believe in yourself and believe in magic." - Theophilus London

"Music is the strongest form of magic." - Marilyn Manson

"Magic lies in challenging what seems impossible." - Carol Moseley Braun

"Art is a sense of magic." - Stan Brakhage

"You never can tell what's magic." - Noel Streatfeild

"Magic lives in curves, not angles." - Mason Cooley

"There is no magic in small plans." - Henrietta Mears

"Good listening works magic... Listen intently intentionally!" - Frank Bettger

"Time travel is such a magic concept." - Matt Smith

"I really don't believe in magic." - J K Rowling

"Magic is at the core of myths." - Colin Farrell

"The world is its own magic." - Shunryu Suzuki

"I don't believe in magic, either." - J K Rowling

"Magic likes a good tragedy, too." - Adam Rex

"A river seems a magic thing. A magic, moving, living part of the very earth itself." - Laura Gilpin

"That's what I don't like about magic. It does everything by magic." - Terry Pratchett



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