But their hopes for a bright future may have been wishful thinking.
Our quest for better leaders—“Change we can believe in”— is wishful thinking.
Sometimes the wishful thinking was done by well-known individuals—the Dalai Lama and Ralph Bunche.
But it's the only answer that doesn't rely on wishful thinking.
But the idea he is going to attract droves of non-traditional Republican supporters is nothing more than wishful thinking.
He was happy, but still he turned with longing eyes and wishful heart to the North.
But, in spite of these ordinary defects, he was fond of his work and wishful to excel in it.
Alone in his room at the hotel, Bartley wondered what would have happened if wishful had not rapped Panhandle on the head.
I hoped that I was correct; maybe it was wishful thinking, but I claim that right.
wishful's respect for the Easterner had been greatly enhanced by the recent horse-deal.