- Indeed, wretched the man whose fame makes his misfortunes famous.
[ Fame Famous His Indeed Makes Man Misfortunes Whose Wretched]
Topic:
- Property is not the sacred right. When a rich man becomes poor it is a misfortune, it is not a moral evil. When a poor man becomes destitute, it is a moral evil, teeming with consequences and injurious to society and morality.
[ Becomes Consequences Destitute Evil Injurious Man Misfortune Moral Morality Poor Property Rich Right Sacred Society Teeming]
Topic:
- A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.
[ Blessings Cloudy Constitutions Day Great Influence Little Many Misfortunes Most Recent Sunshine]
Topic:
- The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
[ Fortune Gains Good Humility Instruction Seeking Unassuming Youth]
Topic:
- Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune comes - A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting.
[ Ah Blow Blurred Comes Fair Glitter Lives Men Misfortune Painting Picture Prosperous Sponge Wet]
Topic:
- For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune.
[ Against Gods Man Mark Misfortune Rail Upright Wise]
Topic:
- Too few rejoice at a friend's good fortune.
[ Few Fortune Friend Good Rejoice Too]
Topic:
- Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
[ Better Misfortunes Others Own Than Wise Your]
Topic:
- The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
[ Comfort Derive Misfortunes Others Unhappy]
Topic:
- People don't have fortunes left them in that style nowadays; men have to work and women to marry for money. It's a dreadfully unjust world.
[ Dreadfully Fortunes Left Marry Men Money Nowadays Style Them Unjust Women Work World]
Topic:
- Look at misfortune the same way you look at success - Don't Panic! Do you best and forget the consequences.
[ Best Consequences Forget Look Misfortune Panic Same Success Way]
Topic:
- I am responsible. Although I may not be able to prevent the worst from happening, I am responsible for my attitude toward the inevitable misfortunes that darken life.
[ Able Although Am Attitude Darken Happening Inevitable Life May Misfortunes Prevent Responsible Toward Worst]
Topic:
- Disney made a fortune out of inventing the businessman's idea of the imaginary as the contradictory of the businessman's idea of the real.
[ Businessman Contradictory Disney Fortune Idea Imaginary Inventing Made Out Real]
Topic:
- When I joined Granada - which, you don't want to start crying about these things, but Granada was a very, very hot place to be, it was my good fortune to be there at that time - the BBC was firmly asleep.
[ Asleep Bbc Crying Firmly Fortune Good Hot Joined Place Start These Things Time Very Want Which]
Topic:
- Fortune is either with you or it's not.
[ Either Fortune]
Topic:
- In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
[ Aid Comfort Deeds Friends Incite Keep Life Mischief Misfortunes Noble Old Other Out Poverty Prime Refuge Sure Their Those True Weakness Young]
Topic:
- Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
[ Friends Misfortune Really Shows Those]
Topic:
- Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
[ Beautiful Beauty Big Comfortable Constant Contributes Fortune Houses How Little Means Men Moderate Never Observe Original Rarely Rich Seldom Source Surprise]
Topic:
- Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, "This is a misfortune" but "To bear this worthily is good fortune."
[ Anything Bear Bitter Fortune Future Good Here Misfortune Remember Rule Tempts Worthily]
Topic:
- If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond.
[ Elated Favors Fortune She]
Topic:
- A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
[ Anything Conceal Especially Knowing Misfortune She Should Well Woman]
Topic:
- It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
[ Acknowledged Fortune Good Man Must Possession Single Truth Universally Want Wife]
Topic:
- There are certainly not so many men of large fortune in the world, as there are pretty women to deserve them.
[ Certainly Deserve Fortune Large Many Men Pretty Them Women World]
Topic:
- A society that does not correctly interpret and appreciate its past cannot understand its present fortunes and adversities and can be caught unawares in a fast changing world.
[ Adversities Appreciate Cannot Caught Changing Correctly Does Fast Fortunes Interpret Past Present Society Understand World]
Topic:
- Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.
[ Bitter Children Labours Make Misfortunes More Sweeten]
Topic:
- Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the price will fall.
[ Fall Fortune Little Many Market Price Stay Times Where Will]
Topic:
- He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief.
[ Children Either Enterprises Fortune Given Great Hath Hostages Impediments Mischief Virtue Wife]
Topic:
- The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied.
[ Fortune Happy Makes Nobody Person Sees Which]
Topic:
- The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky; which is a number of small stars, not seen asunder, but giving light together: so it is a number of little and scarce discerned virtues, or rather faculties and customs, that make men fortunate.
[ Asunder Customs Discerned Faculties Fortunate Fortune Giving Light Little Make Men Number Rather Scarce Seen Sky Small Stars Together Virtues Way Which]
Topic:
- Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she be blind, yet she is not invisible.
[ Attentively Blind Fortune Invisible Look Man See Shall Sharply She Therefore Though Yet]
Topic:
- A man's mother is his misfortune, but his wife is his fault.
[ Fault His Man Misfortune Mother Wife]
Topic:
- You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.
[ Family Fortune Get Go Home Leave Seek Share Your]
Topic: Family
- I remember being told 'Someone's gonna make a fortune out of this rap thing' and thinking 'no way'.
[ Being Fortune Gonna Make Out Rap Remember Someone Thing Thinking Told Way]
Topic:
- Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune. For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
[ Dismay Events Humanity Indecent Misfortune Often Pleasure Reason Reporters Rest Take Thrive World]
Topic: Politics
- It was never the fame or fortune that drove me to act. It was something I love and enjoy doing it. A lot of people identify who they are by what they do and that's not me. It's what I do but not who I am. Who I am is a parent. I'm a family man.
[ Act Am Doing Drove Enjoy Fame Family Fortune Identify Lot Love Man Never Parent Something]
Topic:
- Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
[ Behind Crime Every Fortune Great Lies]
Topic:
- We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
[ Alike Bad Exaggerate Happiness Happy Misfortune Never Off Say]
Topic:
- This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.
[ Away Empty Far Favors Form Fortune Gives Go Her Interfere Luck Never Other Pay Rein Run Sells She Some Them Tight Too Wares World]
Topic:
- One lapse of judgment can cost and talent isn't everything. A huge slice of good fortune in needed to make it to the top, and without that element of luck, you've no chance.
[ Chance Cost Element Everything Fortune Good Huge Judgment Lapse Luck Make Needed Slice Talent Top Without]
Topic:
- I'm not after fame and success and fortune and power. It's mostly that I want to have a good job and have good friends; that's the good stuff in life.
[ After Fame Fortune Friends Good Job Life Mostly Power Stuff Success Want]
Topic:
- This is the age of insincerity. The movies had the misfortune to come along in the twentieth century, and because they appeal to the masses there can be no sincerity in them.
[ Age Along Appeal Because Century Come Had Insincerity Masses Misfortune Movies Sincerity Them Twentieth]
Topic:
- Economy, prudence, and a simple life are the sure masters of need, and will often accomplish that which, their opposites, with a fortune at hand, will fail to do.
[ Accomplish Economy Fail Fortune Hand Life Masters Need Often Opposites Prudence Simple Sure Their Which Will]
Topic:
- If a speculator is correct half of the time, he is hitting a good average. Even being right 3 or 4 times out of 10 should yield a person a fortune if he has the sense to cut his losses quickly on the ventures where he is wrong.
[ Average Being Correct Cut Even Fortune Good Half His Hitting Losses Out Person Quickly Right Sense Should Speculator Time Times Ventures Where Wrong Yield]
Topic:
- O, once in each man's life, at least, Good luck knocks at his door; And wit to seize the flitting guest Need never hunger more. But while the loitering idler waits Good luck beside his fire, The bold heart storms at fortune's gates, And conquers its desire.
[ Beside Bold Conquers Desire Door Each Fire Flitting Fortune Gates Good Guest Heart His Hunger Knocks Least Life Luck Man More Need Never Once Seize Storms Waits While Wit]
Topic:
- I had the good fortune to be able to right an injustice that I thought was being heaped on young people by lowering the voting age, where you had young people that were old enough to die in Vietnam but not old enough to vote for their members of Congress that sent them there.
[ Able Age Being Congress Die Enough Fortune Good Had Heaped Injustice Lowering Members Old Right Sent Their Them Thought Vietnam Vote Voting Were Where Young]
Topic:
- Properly speaking, history is nothing but the crimes and misfortunes of the human race.
[ Crimes History Human Misfortunes Nothing Properly Race Speaking]
Topic:
- The worst sorrows in life are not in its losses and misfortunes, but its fears.
[ Fears Life Losses Misfortunes Sorrows Worst]
Topic:
- Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.
[ Calamities Fortune Good Kinds Misfortunes Others Ourselves Two]
Topic:
- Friendless. Having no favors to bestow. Destitute of fortune. Addicted to utterance of truth and common sense.
[ Addicted Bestow Common Destitute Favors Fortune Friendless Having Sense Truth Utterance]
Topic:
- My face has always been my fortune anyway, not my body.
[ Always Anyway Been Body Face Fortune]
Topic:
- A Buddha is someone who finds freedom in good fortune and bad.
[ Bad Buddha Finds Fortune Freedom Good Someone]
Topic:
- If we should be blessed by some great reward, such as fame or fortune, it's the fruit of a seed planted by us in the past.
[ Blessed Fame Fortune Fruit Great Past Planted Reward Seed Should Some Such Us]
Topic:
- For in all adversity of fortune the worst sort of misery is to have been happy.
[ Adversity Been Fortune Happy Misery Sort Worst]
Topic:
- Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.
[ After Bring Determination Esteemed Family Fortune Home Kentucky Life Live Paradise Possible Returned Risk Second Soon Them Which]
Topic:
- At MIT, I had the good fortune for seven years to teach network theory, which is basic to many disciplines, to one-third of the undergraduate student body. It was an experiment to see how high we could bring their level of understanding, and it exceeded all of my expectations.
[ Basic Body Bring Could Disciplines Exceeded Expectations Experiment Fortune Good Had High How Level Many Mit Network One-Third See Seven Student Teach Their Theory Undergraduate Understanding Which Years]
Topic:
- During this time I had the singular good fortune of being able to discuss the problem constantly with Einstein. Some experiments done at Einstein's suggestion yielded no decisively new result.
[ Able Being Constantly Decisively Discuss Done During Einstein Experiments Fortune Good Had New Problem Result Singular Some Suggestion Time Yielded]
Topic:
- We may seek a fortune for no greater reason than to secure the respect and attention of people who would otherwise look straight through us.
[ Attention Fortune Greater Look May Otherwise Reason Respect Secure Seek Straight Than Through Us Would]
Topic:
- It took me about 10 years to get rid of. I'm all right now, though, lovely, I'm throwing some nice darts at the moment, but every now and then I get a bit of a jump. I wish I could find a cure, I'd make a bloody fortune.
[ Bit Bloody Could Cure Darts Every Find Fortune Get Jump Lovely Make Moment Nice Now Rid Right Some Then Though Throwing Took Wish Years]
Topic:
- All good fortune is a gift of the gods, and you don't win the favor of the ancient gods by being good, but by being bold.
[ Ancient Being Bold Favor Fortune Gift Gods Good Win]
Topic:
- The government's War on Poverty has transformed poverty from a short-term misfortune into a career choice.
[ Career Choice Government Into Misfortune Poverty Short-Term Transformed War]
Topic:
- It is we that are blind, not fortune.
[ Blind Fortune]
Topic:
- All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.
[ Alone Being Hatred Men Misfortunes Spring Their]
Topic:
- The slave has but one master, the ambitious man has as many as there are persons whose aid may contribute to the advancement of his fortunes.
[ Advancement Aid Ambitious Contribute Fortunes His Man Many Master May Persons Slave Whose]
Topic:
- This great misfortune - to be incapable of solitude.
[ Great Incapable Misfortune Solitude]
Topic:
- There is a power in public opinion in this country - and I thank God for it: for it is the most honest and best of all powers - which will not tolerate an incompetent or unworthy man to hold in his weak or wicked hands the lives and fortunes of his fellow-citizens.
[ Best Country Fortunes God Hands His Hold Honest Incompetent Lives Man Most Opinion Power Powers Public Thank Tolerate Unworthy Weak Which Wicked Will]
Topic:
- I don't need to make a fortune, I need to survive.
[ Fortune Make Need Survive]
Topic:
- Your fortune is not something to find but to unfold.
[ Find Fortune Something Unfold Your]
Topic:
- I have always believed that all things depended upon Fortune, and nothing upon ourselves.
[ Always Believed Depended Fortune Nothing Ourselves Things Upon]
Topic:
- Fortune, which has a great deal of power in other matters but especially in war, can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight forces.
[ Bring Changes Deal Especially Forces Fortune Great Matters Other Power Situation Slight Through Very War Which]
Topic:
- In sleep, you are safe from the revolting mechanics of living and being a prey to outrageous fortune.
[ Being Fortune Living Mechanics Outrageous Prey Revolting Safe Sleep]
Topic:
- From these inconsiderable attempts, some idea may be formed with what success, should Fortune afford an opportunity, I am likely to treat matters of greater importance.
[ Afford Am Attempts Formed Fortune Greater Idea Importance Inconsiderable Likely Matters May Opportunity Should Some Success These Treat]
Topic:
- Every decision is liberating, even if it leads to disaster. Otherwise, why do so many people walk upright and with open eyes into their misfortune?
[ Decision Disaster Even Every Eyes Into Leads Liberating Many Misfortune Open Otherwise Their Upright Walk Why]
Topic:
- A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
[ Exhibits Find Fortune Inequality Man Perhaps Saddest Sight Sun Unable Under Willing Work]
Topic:
- A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in the inward and unseen perfections and riches of the mind.
[ Blessing Consists Felicity Fortune Inward Man Mind Outward Perfections Riches Unseen Visible]
Topic:
- There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
[ Bad Changes Fortune Good Mood More Often Our Than Times]
Topic:
- The songs certainly have not made my fortune, but I am still grateful for the royalties when they come in.
[ Am Certainly Come Fortune Grateful Made Royalties Songs Still]
Topic:
- I have had friends who have acted kindly towards me, and it has been my good fortune to have it in my power to give them substantial proofs of my gratitude.
[ Acted Been Fortune Friends Give Good Gratitude Had Kindly Power Proofs Substantial Them Towards]
Topic:
- My success and my misfortunes, the bright and the dark days I have gone through, everything has proved to me that in this world, either physical or moral, good comes out of evil just as well as evil comes out of good.
[ Bright Comes Dark Days Either Everything Evil Gone Good Just Misfortunes Moral Out Physical Proved Success Through Well World]
Topic:
- In such misfortunes my Mother was of an heroic spirit, in suffering patiently when there was no remedy, and being industrious where she thought she could help.
[ Being Could Help Heroic Industrious Misfortunes Mother Patiently Remedy She Spirit Such Suffering Thought Where]
Topic:
- Not that I am ashamed of my mind or body, my birth or breeding, my actions or fortunes, for my bashfulness is in my nature, not for any crime.
[ Actions Am Any Ashamed Bashfulness Birth Body Breeding Crime Fortunes Mind Nature]
Topic:
- Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
[ Any Best Brought Diligence Fortune Goal Good His Idleness Man Mother Never Opposite Wishes]
Topic:
- It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune; but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful.
[ Aid Art Being Bored Commonly Fortune Infinitely More Pleasing Pursuit Successful Supposed Wonderful]
Topic:
- Test a servant while in the discharge of his duty, a relative in difficulty, a friend in adversity, and a wife in misfortune.
[ Adversity Difficulty Discharge Duty Friend His Misfortune Relative Servant Test While Wife]
Topic:
- As fathers commonly go, it is seldom a misfortune to be fatherless; and considering the general run of sons, as seldom a misfortune to be childless.
[ Childless Commonly Considering Fatherless Fathers General Go Misfortune Run Seldom Sons]
Topic:
- Misfortune is never mournful to the soul that accepts it; for such do always see that every cloud is an angel's face.
[ Accepts Always Angel Cloud Every Face Misfortune Mournful Never See Soul Such]
Topic:
- Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love of reading.
[ Fast Fortune Genuine Happy Held His Laid Love Passionate Reading Up Youth]
Topic:
- For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
[ Dried Especially Misfortunes Others Quickly Shed Tear]
Topic:
- I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
[ Admire Another Became Dissatisfied Fortune Much Never Own]
Topic:
- Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
[ Adverse Blows Brave Fortune Front Hearts Live Men]
Topic:
- No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes everyone.
[ Everyone Himself Misfortune Right Sorry Strikes]
Topic:
- We interest others by the misfortune we spread around us.
[ Around Interest Misfortune Others Spread Us]
Topic:
- It is a misfortune that necessity has induced men to accord greater license to this formidable engine, in order to obtain liberty, than can be borne with less important objects in view; for the press, like fire, is an excellent servant, but a terrible master.
[ Accord Borne Engine Excellent Fire Formidable Greater Important Induced Less Liberty License Master Men Misfortune Necessity Objects Obtain Order Press Servant Terrible Than View]
Topic:
- Do not quit! Hundreds of times I have watched people throw in the towel at the one-yard line while someone else comes along and makes a fortune by just going that extra yard.
[ Along Comes Else Extra Fortune Going Hundreds Just Line Makes Quit Someone Throw Times Towel Watched While Yard]
Topic:
- I made a small fortune. I made a lot of money and I made a lot of other people wealthy.
[ Fortune Lot Made Money Other Small Wealthy]
Topic:
- Nothing shortens a journey so pleasantly as an account of misfortunes at which the hearer is permitted to laugh.
[ Account Hearer Journey Laugh Misfortunes Nothing Permitted Pleasantly Shortens Which]
Topic:
- The world is apt to judge of everything by the success; and whoever has ill fortune will hardly be allowed a good name.
[ Allowed Apt Everything Fortune Good Hardly Ill Judge Name Success Whoever Will World]
Topic:
- If the work is poor, the public taste will soon do it justice. And the author, reaping neither glory nor fortune, will learn by hard experience how to correct his mistakes.
[ Author Correct Experience Fortune Glory Hard His How Justice Learn Mistakes Neither Nor Poor Public Reaping Soon Taste Will Work]
Topic:
- In the western part of England lived a gentleman of large fortune, whose name was Merton.
[ England Fortune Gentleman Large Lived Name Part Western Whose]
Topic:
- I've seen so many people in this business that made a fortune. They get old and broke and can't make any money. I tell you something... no one's going to play a benefit for Jimmy Dean.
[ Any Benefit Broke Business Dean Fortune Get Going Jimmy Made Make Many Money Old Play Seen Something Tell]
Topic:
- Cast away care, he that loves sorrow Lengthens not a day, nor can buy tomorrow; Money is trash, and he that will spend it, Let him drink merrily, fortune will send it.
[ Away Buy Care Cast Day Drink Fortune Him Lengthens Loves Money Nor Send Sorrow Spend Tomorrow Trash Will]
Topic:
- When Elvis was performing, you just tried to figure out a way to get there. I think he set all the records and anyone that has ever had the good fortune to see him, you know what it's like to try to get in to see Elvis. It was impossible, practically.
[ Anyone Elvis Ever Figure Fortune Get Good Had Him Impossible Just Know Out Performing Practically Records See Set Think Tried Try Way]
Topic:
- Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
[ Blessings Every Man Many Men Misfortunes Past Present Reflect Some Upon Which Your]
Topic:
- Fortune befriends the bold.
[ Bold Fortune]
Topic:
- Luck is not chance, it's toil; fortune's expensive smile is earned.
[ Chance Earned Expensive Fortune Luck Smile Toil]
Topic:
- Mickey Mouse popped out of my mind onto a drawing pad 20 years ago on a train ride from Manhattan to Hollywood at a time when business fortunes of my brother Roy and myself were at lowest ebb and disaster seemed right around the corner.
[ Ago Around Brother Business Corner Disaster Drawing Ebb Fortunes Hollywood Lowest Manhattan Mickey Mind Mouse Myself Onto Out Pad Popped Ride Right Roy Seemed Time Train Were Years]
Topic:
- Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
[ Diligence Fortune Good Mother]
Topic: Success
- Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit.
[ Ambition Been Called Console Fortune Great Lack Limit Men Merit Moderation Their Virtue Want]
Topic:
- The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the Thames, it would be a misfortune. But if someone dragged him out again, that would be a calamity.
[ Again Between Calamity Difference Dragged Fell Gladstone Him Into Misfortune Out Someone Thames Would]
Topic:
- It is strange, but nobody is shocked when pop singers make a fortune in the space of two years.
[ Fortune Make Nobody Pop Shocked Singers Space Strange Two Years]
Topic:
- It is madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because by herself she is nothing and is ruled by prudence.
[ Because Events Fortune Herself Madness Make Mistress Nothing Prudence Ruled She]
Topic:
- Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate is most concealed. A busy person would find their sorrows much more; if future fortunes were known before!
[ Before Busy Concealed Fate Find Flows Fortunes Future Joy Know Known More Most Much Must Only Person Reveal Seek Sorrows Their Were Where Would]
Topic:
- No matter what your laundry list of requirements in choosing a mate, there has to be an element of good luck and good fortune and good timing.
[ Choosing Element Fortune Good Laundry List Luck Mate Matter Requirements Timing Your]
Topic:
- The woman who can create her own job is the woman who will win fame and fortune.
[ Create Fame Fortune Her Job Own Will Win Woman]
Topic:
- Fortune's wheel never stands still the highest point is therefore the most perilous.
[ Fortune Highest Most Never Perilous Point Stands Still Therefore Wheel]
Topic:
- Which reminds me of a fortune cookie: you often find your destiny on the path you take to avoid it.
[ Avoid Cookie Destiny Find Fortune Often Path Reminds Take Which Your]
Topic:
- A man in my situation, my lords, has not only to encounter the difficulties of fortune. and the force of power over minds which it has corrupted or subjugated. but the difficulties of established prejudice: the man dies, but his memory lives.
[ Corrupted Dies Difficulties Encounter Established Force Fortune His Lives Lords Man Memory Minds Only Over Power Prejudice Situation Which]
Topic:
- To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.
[ Accuse Begun Complete Education Misfortunes Neither Nor Oneself Others Own Shows Sign Want]
Topic:
- Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life.
[ Course Directed Greatest Highest His Interests Intrudes Life Man Misfortune Reason Seldom Throughout Upon Wise]
Topic:
- The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
[ Better Fool Misfortune Prosperity Than Wise]
Topic:
- Fortune favors the audacious.
[ Audacious Favors Fortune]
Topic:
- Fortune truly helps those who are of good judgment.
[ Fortune Good Helps Judgment Those Truly]
Topic:
- Ignorance of one's misfortunes is clear gain.
[ Clear Gain Ignorance Misfortunes]
Topic:
- In misfortune, which friend remains a friend?
[ Friend Misfortune Remains Which]
Topic:
- No one is truly free, they are a slave to wealth, fortune, the law, or other people restraining them from acting according to their will.
[ According Acting Fortune Free Law Other Restraining Slave Their Them Truly Wealth Will]
Topic:
- Regarding fame, fortune and Oregon I do wish I had more money.
[ Fame Fortune Had Money More Oregon Regarding Wish]
Topic:
- I've seen many of my contemporaries become superstars, and the way fame and fortune starts to really affect the way they treat other people, and I think it's ugly.
[ Affect Become Contemporaries Fame Fortune Many Other Really Seen Starts Superstars Think Treat Ugly Way]
Topic:
- We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government: we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.
[ Accidents Fortunes Get Government Heads Hearts Independent Intrinsic Life Men Money Our Ourselves Out Revolutions Spend Strike Value Whose Worth]
Topic:
- Too much good fortune can make you smug and unaware. Happiness should be like an oasis, the greener for the desert that surrounds it.
[ Desert Fortune Good Greener Happiness Make Much Oasis Should Smug Surrounds Too Unaware]
Topic:
- President Bush will come here and there will be new "friends" of America to open a new relationship with the world, new economic fortunes for those who "liberated" them.
[ America Bush Come Economic Fortunes Friends Here Liberated New Open President Relationship Them Those Will World]
Topic:
- We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury, that fortune sells what she is thought to give.
[ Foolish Foreheads Fortune Give Luxury Read Sells She Surrounded Those Thought]
Topic:
- Innocence most often is a good fortune and not a virtue.
[ Fortune Good Innocence Most Often Virtue]
Topic:
- Not many men have both good fortune and good sense.
[ Both Fortune Good Many Men Sense]
Topic:
- I fought for years and spent a fortune fighting and never got anywhere.
[ Anywhere Fighting Fortune Fought Got Never Spent Years]
Topic:
- Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
[ Faithful Misfortune Parent Rashness Unhappy]
Topic:
- A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife.
[ Best Fortune His Man Wife Worst]
Topic:
- A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
[ Chance Fortune Good Into Man Turns Wise]
Topic:
- It worries me that young singers think you can shortcut the training and go straight to fame and fortune, and programmes like Pop Idol have encouraged that.
[ Encouraged Fame Fortune Go Idol Pop Programmes Shortcut Singers Straight Think Training Worries Young]
Topic:
- Then all the foreigners started coming over. I don't mind that but a lot of teams are laying out fortunes for ordinary players and that's no good for our youngsters coming through.
[ Coming Foreigners Fortunes Good Laying Lot Mind Ordinary Our Out Over Players Started Teams Then Through Youngsters]
Topic:
- Those who have prospered and profited from life's lottery have a moral obligation to share their good fortune.
[ Fortune Good Life Lottery Moral Obligation Profited Prospered Share Their Those]
Topic:
- The man who comes up with a means for doing or producing almost anything better, faster or more economically has his future and his fortune at his fingertips.
[ Almost Anything Better Comes Doing Economically Faster Fingertips Fortune Future His Man Means More Producing Up]
Topic:
- There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to risk his fortune.
[ Able Fortune His Hundred Man Men Risk Security Seeking Willing]
Topic: Work
- There are heads of royal families who control hereditary fortunes that defy comprehension.
[ Comprehension Control Defy Families Fortunes Heads Hereditary Royal]
Topic:
- By going solo I could lose a fortune but money is not important.
[ Could Fortune Going Important Lose Money Solo]
Topic:
- History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
[ Crimes Follies History Indeed Little Mankind Misfortunes More Register Than]
Topic: History
- History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
[ Crimes Follies History Little Mankind Misfortunes More Register Than]
Topic:
- I jumped off the wheel of fortune because I wanted to simplify things. Now I've fulfilled my obligations to myself by making my new record. I'd like it to sell millions of copies, but my self - worth is not based on chart positions.
[ Based Because Chart Copies Fortune Fulfilled Jumped Making Millions Myself New Now Obligations Off Positions Record Self Sell Simplify Things Wanted Wheel Worth]
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- Dread lord and cousin, may the almighty preserve your reverence and lordship in long life and good fortune.
[ Almighty Cousin Dread Fortune Good Life Long Lord Lordship May Preserve Reverence Your]
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- Noble bold is an accident of fortune; noble actions characterize the great.
[ Accident Actions Bold Characterize Fortune Great Noble]
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- Fortune pays you sometimes for the intensity of her favors by the shortness of their duration. She soon tires of carrying any one long on her shoulders.
[ Any Carrying Duration Favors Fortune Her Intensity Long Pays She Shortness Shoulders Sometimes Soon Their Tires]
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- True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
[ Blessing Desert Divides Evils Find Fortune Friend Friends Friendship Good Him Island Keep Life Lifetime Multiplies Real Strive True Without]
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- It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive without any previous political training.
[ Any Called Chief Executive Fortune Misfortune Office Political Previous Training Without]
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- Too poor for a bribe, and too proud to importune, he had not the method of making a fortune.
[ Bribe Fortune Had Making Method Poor Proud Too]
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- It's the misfortune of German authors that not a single one of them dares to expose his true character. Everyone thinks that he has to be better than he is.
[ Authors Better Character Dares Everyone Expose German His Misfortune Single Than Them Thinks True]
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- There is no formula to making it to the NFL other than good fortune and and playing well in college.
[ College Formula Fortune Good Making Nfl Other Playing Than Well]
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- There is a growing feeling that perhaps Texas is really another country, a place where the skies, the disasters, the diamonds, the politicians, the women, the fortunes, the football players and the murders are all bigger than anywhere else.
[ Another Anywhere Bigger Country Diamonds Disasters Else Feeling Football Fortunes Growing Murders Perhaps Place Players Politicians Really Skies Texas Than Where Women]
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- I am disposed to be thus particular from the interest you take in our welfare and from the entire confidence I have in your knowing, that you will be sympathetic with us in our misfortunes.
[ Am Confidence Disposed Entire Interest Knowing Misfortunes Our Particular Sympathetic Take Thus Us Welfare Will Your]
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- My fortune somewhat resembled that of a person who should entertain an idea of committing suicide, and, altogether beyond his hopes, meet with the good hap to be murdered.
[ Altogether Beyond Committing Entertain Fortune Good His Hopes Idea Meet Murdered Person Should Somewhat Suicide]
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- The Unhappy may, possibly, by indulging Thought, hit on some lucky Stratagem for the Relief of his Misfortunes, and the Happy may be infinitely more so by contemplating on his Condition.
[ Condition Contemplating Happy His Hit Indulging Infinitely Lucky May Misfortunes More Possibly Relief Some Stratagem Thought Unhappy]
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- There is one type of ideal woman very seldom described in poetry - the old maid, the woman whom sorrow or misfortune prevents from fulfilling her natural destiny.
[ Described Destiny Fulfilling Her Ideal Maid Misfortune Natural Old Poetry Prevents Seldom Sorrow Type Very Whom Woman]
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- Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own fortune, and he inherits his own past.
[ Ancestor Devises Every Fortune Heir His Inherits Man Own Past]
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- One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.
[ Being Comes Fortune Generous Good Happy Joys Life Most Others Over Surest]
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- A woman must make her fortune before she is 30; or work after she is 30; or get married.
[ After Before Fortune Get Her Make Married Must She Woman Work]
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- I don't want to get married, and I don't want to work after I'm 30, so I must manage my fortune somehow in the next seven years.
[ After Fortune Get Manage Married Must Next Seven Somehow Want Work Years]
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- Every happiness is a hostage to fortune.
[ Every Fortune Happiness Hostage]
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- Men's fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man to prosper for ever.
[ Ever Fortunes Man Men Prosper Same Suffers Turning Wheel Which]
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- The man who has planned badly, if fortune is on his side, may have had a stroke of luck; but his plan was a bad one nonetheless.
[ Bad Badly Fortune Had His Luck Man May Nonetheless Plan Planned Side Stroke]
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- The most hateful human misfortune is for a wise man to have no influence.
[ Hateful Human Influence Man Misfortune Most Wise]
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- No one is to blame. It is neither their fault nor ours. It is the misfortune of being born when a whole world is dying.
[ Being Blame Born Dying Fault Misfortune Neither Nor Ours Their Whole World]
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- Mortals grow swiftly in misfortune.
[ Grow Misfortune Mortals Swiftly]
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- I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
[ Always Bad Believe Believed Come Fortune Give Good Into May Meaning Our Something Still Transform Value Way Whatever]
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- There is no defense against adverse fortune which is so effectual as an habitual sense of humor.
[ Adverse Against Defense Effectual Fortune Habitual Humor Sense Which]
Topic: Humor
- Little ol' boy in the Panhandle told me the other day you can still make a small fortune in agriculture. Problem is, you got to start with a large one.
[ Agriculture Boy Day Fortune Got Large Little Make Ol Other Problem Small Start Still Told]
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- Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.
[ Beginning Fortunes Ideas Points]
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- Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
[ Comes Defeat Disguised Form Misfortune Often Opportunity Temporary]
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- What good fortune for governments that the people do not think.
[ Fortune Good Governments Think]
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- If ignorance paid dividends, most Americans could make a fortune out of what they don't know about economics.
[ Americans Could Dividends Economics Fortune Ignorance Know Make Most Out Paid]
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- Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.
[ Fire Fortune Given Good Great Hearts Learn Life Our Outset Passionate Profound Thing Through Touched Us Were Youth]
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- A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
[ Adversity Bad Change Fears Fortune Good Heart Hopes Prepared Times Well]
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- A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small, to pinch the feet. So it is with those whose fortune does not suit them.
[ Apt Does Feet Fortune Large Pinch Shoe Small Suit Them Those Too Trip Whose]
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- Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
[ Favors Fool Fortune Makes Much She Those Too]
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- If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the story; if too large it trips him up, if too small it pinches him.
[ Does Fit Fortune Him Large Man Shoe Small Story Too Trips Up]
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- Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count as gain.
[ Asking Count Everyday Fortune Gain Going Grants Happen Refrain Tomorrow]
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- Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.
[ Above Great Little Minds Misfortune Rise Subdued Tamed Them]
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- The easiest thing to do, whenever you fail, is to put yourself down by blaming your lack of ability for your misfortunes.
[ Ability Blaming Down Easiest Fail Lack Misfortunes Put Thing Whenever Your Yourself]
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- My submission to you is we're fighting the war on terror not overseas but in our own streets, and we'd be spending vast more fortunes to try to be a defensive country to protect ourselves rather than an offensive country to spread democracy wherever people yearn for it.
[ Country Defensive Democracy Fighting Fortunes More Offensive Our Ourselves Overseas Own Protect Rather Spending Spread Streets Submission Terror Than Try Vast War Wherever Yearn]
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- Make haste! The tide of Fortune soon ebbs.
[ Ebbs Fortune Haste Make Soon Tide]
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- Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
[ Acceptance Any Consequences First Happened Misfortune Overcoming Step]
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- Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
[ Acceptance Any Consequences First Happened Misfortune Overcoming Step Willing]
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- Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of others. Our own share of miseries is sufficient: why enter then as volunteers into those of another?
[ Alliance Another Enter Follies Friendship Into Miseries Misfortunes Name Others Our Own Share Sufficient Then Those Volunteers Why]
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- Fortunes made in no time are like shirts made in no time; it's ten to one if they hang long together.
[ Fortunes Hang Long Made Shirts Ten Time Together]
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- The great thing about being the son of Maya Angelou is that I had the good fortune to grow up around some of the greatest black artists, dancers, singers, musicians, and actors of our time.
[ Actors Angelou Around Artists Being Black Dancers Fortune Good Great Greatest Grow Had Maya Musicians Our Singers Some Son Thing Time Up]
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- Labor is the fabled magician's wand, the philosophers stone, and the cap of good fortune.
[ Cap Fabled Fortune Good Labor Magician Philosophers Stone Wand]
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- A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exalted that riches, office, fortune and favour cannot satisfy him.
[ Aim Ambition Cannot Cured Exalted Favour Fortune Him His Itself Man Office Riches Satisfy Wise]
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- All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to improve his own. And if fortune carries him to worse, he may learn to enjoy it.
[ Advantages Better Carries Countries Enjoy Fortune Him His Improve Learn May Own Passenger Travel Visits Worse]
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- Fortune, that favors fools.
[ Favors Fools Fortune]
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- Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.
[ Crushed Deceived Fortune Good Ill Man Never Whom]
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- Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.
[ His Imagination Misfortune Quixote]
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- Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.
[ Avoided Composed Happiness Misfortunes]
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- I gather from a lawyer that there was a rehearsal yesterday. We haven't a hope. I know the presiding judge too: I've had the misfortune to sleep with his wife. He was specially picked.
[ Gather Had Haven His Hope Judge Know Lawyer Misfortune Picked Presiding Rehearsal Sleep Specially Too Wife Yesterday]
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- There are many facts showing that Putin's people enriched themselves by using power mechanisms so that's why for them losing power means losing their fortunes.
[ Enriched Facts Fortunes Losing Many Means Mechanisms Power Putin Showing Their Them Themselves Using Why]
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- I had the good fortune of speaking with Orson Wells many decades ago and he said 'Success is primarily luck anyway.' And I have been very lucky. Of course, Orson Wells was enormously talented and brilliant - so who am I to argue with him!
[ Ago Am Anyway Argue Been Brilliant Course Decades Enormously Fortune Good Had Him Luck Lucky Many Orson Primarily Said Speaking Success Talented Very Wells]
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- Fortunes are made, and disappear, over the lifetime of a single generation. Today, a person in essence takes his wealth from society just for the duration of his or her lifetime. The next generation has to create it anew.
[ Anew Create Disappear Duration Essence Fortunes Generation Her His Just Lifetime Made Next Over Person Single Society Takes Today Wealth]
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- This ship was a league from us, and some of the men would have taken her, and I would not consent to it, and this Moore said I always hindered them making their fortunes. Was that not the reason I struck him? Was there a mutiny on board?
[ Always Board Consent Fortunes Her Him Hindered League Making Men Moore Mutiny Reason Said Ship Some Struck Taken Their Them Us Would]
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- When they take surveys of women in business, of the Fortune 500, the successful women, 80% of them, say they were in sports as a young woman.
[ Business Fortune Say Sports Successful Surveys Take Them Were Woman Women Young]
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- If I traveled to the end of the rainbow as Dame Fortune did intend, Murphy would be there to tell me the pot's at the other end.
[ Dame Did End Fortune Intend Murphy Other Pot Rainbow Tell Traveled Would]
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- I believe that the confidence of Hungary in me is not shaken by misfortune nor broken by my calumniators.
[ Believe Broken Confidence Hungary Misfortune Nor Shaken]
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- One of the misfortunes of our time is that in getting rid of false shame we have killed off so much real shame as well.
[ False Getting Killed Misfortunes Much Off Our Real Rid Shame Time Well]
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- We always take credit for the good and attribute the bad to fortune.
[ Always Attribute Bad Credit Fortune Good Take]
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- From that moment on, the newspaper became a highly lucrative investment for those with a talent for making money or for publishers wanting to gain a fortune.
[ Became Fortune Gain Highly Investment Lucrative Making Moment Money Newspaper Publishers Talent Those Wanting]
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- Only in a popular war against France... do I see a misfortune.
[ Against France Misfortune Only Popular See War]
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- I feel like a hostage to fortune. Not that I am complaining. I wanted to play the role. But in truth I didn't think the show would be such a success. OK, I thought it would fail. Not because it was bad. I was confident it was good, but plenty of good things just sort of wither on the vine.
[ Am Bad Because Complaining Confident Fail Feel Fortune Good Hostage Just Ok Play Plenty Role Show Sort Success Such Things Think Thought Truth Vine Wanted Wither Would]
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- France cannot be destroyed. She is an old country who, despite her misfortunes, has, and always will have, thanks to her past, a tremendous prestige in the world, whatever the fate inflicted upon her.
[ Always Cannot Country Despite Destroyed Fate France Her Inflicted Misfortunes Old Past Prestige She Thanks Tremendous Upon Whatever Will World]
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- From the beginning of the Radiation Laboratory, I have had the rare good fortune of being in the center of a group of men of high ability, enthusiastic and completely devoted to scientific pursuits.
[ Ability Beginning Being Center Completely Devoted Enthusiastic Fortune Good Group Had High Laboratory Men Pursuits Radiation Rare Scientific]
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- Any beast can cry over the misfortunes of its own child. It takes a mensch to weep for others' children.
[ Any Beast Child Children Cry Misfortunes Others Over Own Takes Weep]
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- Luckily, I have the good fortune of being on the same team as Ray Lewis. I don't have to face him on Sunday.
[ Being Face Fortune Good Him Lewis Luckily Ray Same Sunday Team]
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- Yes, you who called us godless, we found our faith in Adolf Hitler, and through him found God once again. That is the greatness of our day, that is our good fortune!
[ Adolf Again Called Day Faith Fortune Found God Godless Good Greatness Him Hitler Once Our Through Us Yes]
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- Fortune blinds men when she does not wish them to withstand the violence of her onslaughts.
[ Blinds Does Fortune Her Men She Them Violence Wish Withstand]
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- It is easy at any moment to surrender a large fortune; to build one up is a difficult and an arduous task.
[ Any Arduous Build Difficult Easy Fortune Large Moment Surrender Task Up]
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- Men are slower to recognize blessings than misfortunes.
[ Blessings Men Misfortunes Recognize Slower Than]
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- The result showed that fortune helps the brave.
[ Brave Fortune Helps Result Showed]
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- Let us be of cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come.
[ Bear Cheer Come Hardest Misfortunes Never Remembering Those Us Which]
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- Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave.
[ Brave Fortune Rod Staff Weak]
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- Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come.
[ Bear Cheer Come Good Hardest However Misfortunes Never Remembering Those Us Which]
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- It's sometimes unnerving to think of that, and I wish it were possible for all children in the world to have the good fortune I've had in having a giving and loving family.
[ Children Family Fortune Giving Good Had Having Loving Possible Sometimes Think Unnerving Were Wish World]
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- We cannot attribute to fortune or virtue that which is achieved without either.
[ Achieved Attribute Cannot Either Fortune Virtue Which Without]
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- What prudent merchant will hazard his fortunes in any new branch of commerce when he knows not that his plans may be rendered unlawful before they can be executed?
[ Any Before Branch Commerce Executed Fortunes Hazard His Knows May Merchant New Plans Prudent Rendered Unlawful Will]
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- The most superficial student of Roman history must be struck by the extraordinary degree in which the fortunes of the republic were affected by the presence of foreigners, under different names, on her soil.
[ Affected Degree Different Extraordinary Foreigners Fortunes Her History Most Must Names Presence Republic Roman Soil Struck Student Superficial Under Were Which]
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- Who hath not known ill fortune, never knew himself, or his own virtue.
[ Fortune Hath Himself His Ill Knew Known Never Own Virtue]
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- I had the great good fortune to interview Peggy Lee. Her memories of working with Walt Disney and his team were warm and upbeat.
[ Disney Fortune Good Great Had Her His Interview Lee Memories Peggy Team Upbeat Walt Warm Were Working]
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- Fortune gives too much to many, enough to none.
[ Enough Fortune Gives Many Much None Too]
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- A few years' experience will convince us that those things which at the time they happened we regarded as our greatest misfortunes have proved our greatest blessings.
[ Blessings Convince Experience Few Greatest Happened Misfortunes Our Proved Regarded Things Those Time Us Which Will Years]
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- Your dear baby has died innocent and blameless, and has been called away by an all wise and merciful Creator, most probably from a life to misery and misfortune, and most certainly to one of happiness and bliss.
[ Away Baby Been Blameless Bliss Called Certainly Creator Dear Died Happiness Innocent Life Merciful Misery Misfortune Most Probably Wise Your]
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- I was just very interested in the American frontier and the growth of capitalism - those enormous fortunes that were being made, more often than not, on the blood of poor people, black people, Indian people. They were the ones who paid very dearly for those great fortunes.
[ American Being Black Blood Capitalism Dearly Enormous Fortunes Frontier Great Growth Indian Interested Just Made More Often Ones Paid Poor Than Those Very Were]
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- Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequence than to have a really affectionate mother.
[ Affectionate Befall Boy Bring Consequence Few Misfortunes Mother Really Than Which Worse]
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- The world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willing avoids the sight of distress.
[ Avoids Bored Distress Misfortune Quickly Recital Sight Willing World]
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- She told fortunes for a living. It's a wacky book and was great fun to write. It is very much a look at what life was like for women in Australia in the 1960's.
[ Australia Book Fortunes Fun Great Life Living Look Much She Told Very Wacky Women Write]
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- Doing what's right is no guarantee against misfortune.
[ Against Doing Guarantee Misfortune Right]
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- People don't ever seem to realize that doing what's right is no guarantee against misfortune.
[ Against Doing Ever Guarantee Misfortune Realize Right Seem]
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- Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms.
[ Authority Control Destroy Enemy Freedoms Greatest Knowledge Makes Misfortune Possession]
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- The more we take the less we become, the fortune of one man means less for some.
[ Become Fortune Less Man Means More Some Take]
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- I now bid farewell to the country of my birth - of my passions - of my death; a country whose misfortunes have invoked my sympathies - whose factions I sought to quell - whose intelligence I prompted to a lofty aim - whose freedom has been my fatal dream.
[ Aim Been Bid Birth Country Death Dream Factions Farewell Fatal Freedom Intelligence Invoked Lofty Misfortunes Now Passions Prompted Quell Sought Sympathies Whose]
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- Whatever fortune brings, don't be afraid of doing things.
[ Afraid Brings Doing Fortune Things Whatever]
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- These are hallowed moments, when every American has reason to express his gratitude to Almighty God that it has been our good fortune to witness the light of this auspicious morn.
[ Almighty American Been Every Express Fortune God Good Gratitude Hallowed His Light Moments Morn Our Reason These Witness]
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- At this moment, by an undeserved stroke of fortune, I am the direct voice of the poets of my race and the indirect voice for the noble Spanish and Portuguese tongues.
[ Am Direct Fortune Indirect Moment Noble Poets Portuguese Race Spanish Stroke Tongues Undeserved Voice]
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- A slave has but one master. An ambition man, has as many as there are people who helped him get his fortune.
[ Ambition Fortune Get Helped Him His Man Many Master Slave]
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- I've had ample contact with lawyers, and I'm convinced that the only fortune they ever leave is their own.
[ Ample Contact Convinced Ever Fortune Had Lawyers Leave Only Own Their]
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- All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing.
[ Arisen Blunders Books Dancing Failures Fill Great History Ills Lack Leaders Mankind Merely Misfortunes Political Skill Tragic]
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- No modest man ever did or ever will make a fortune.
[ Did Ever Fortune Make Man Modest Will]
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- Fortune, seeing that she could not make fools wise, has made them lucky.
[ Could Fools Fortune Lucky Made Make Seeing She Them Wise]
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- My life has been full of terrible misfortunes most of which never happened.
[ Been Full Happened Life Misfortunes Most Never Terrible Which]
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- Your life will be no better than the plans you make and the action you take. You are the architect and builder of your own life, fortune, destiny.
[ Action Architect Better Builder Destiny Fortune Life Make Own Plans Take Than Will Your]
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- There is no one, says another, whom fortune does not visit once in his life; but when she does not find him ready to receive her, she walks in at the door, and flies out at the window.
[ Another Does Door Find Flies Fortune Her Him His Life Once Out Ready Receive Says She Visit Walks Whom Window]
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- The misfortunes hardest to bear are these which never came.
[ Bear Came Hardest Misfortunes Never These Which]
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- The freedom to make a fortune on the stock exchange has been made to sound more alluring than freedom of speech.
[ Alluring Been Exchange Fortune Freedom Made Make More Sound Speech Stock Than]
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- Anyway, in the mid 80's I was spending a fortune buying old Golden Age books from the late 30's and 40's and I was making personal appearances at a lot of sci fi and comic book conventions all around the country here so that I could find books for my collection.
[ Age Anyway Appearances Around Book Books Buying Collection Comic Conventions Could Country Find Fortune Golden Here Late Lot Making Mid Old Personal Sci Spending]
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- As I look back on the last few decades of my life, I am struck by the good fortune that came my way.
[ Am Back Came Decades Few Fortune Good Last Life Look Struck Way]
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- My whole life was foretold to me. An old Romany gypsy read my fortune.
[ Foretold Fortune Gypsy Life Old Read Whole]
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- The worst misfortune that can happen to an ordinary man is to have an extraordinary father.
[ Extraordinary Father Happen Man Misfortune Ordinary Worst]
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- The fortunes of the entire world may well ride on the ability of young Americans to face the responsibilities of an old America gone mad.
[ Ability America Americans Entire Face Fortunes Gone Mad May Old Responsibilities Ride Well World Young]
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- If you ever have the good fortune to create a great advertising campaign, you will soon see another agency steal it. This is irritating, but don't let it worry you; nobody has ever built a brand by imitating somebody else's advertising.
[ Advertising Agency Another Brand Built Campaign Create Else Ever Fortune Good Great Imitating Irritating Nobody See Somebody Soon Steal Will Worry]
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- Fortune and love favor the brave.
[ Brave Favor Fortune Love]
Topic: Love
- Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships; the poor man everywhere lies low.
[ Brings Counts Everywhere Fortune Friendships Honors Lies Low Man Money Nothing Nowadays Poor]
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- The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.
[ Cowards Fortune Prayers]
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- Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I confess, that to my misfortune, it is soft.
[ Affectionate Call Confess Heart Misfortune Soft Whether]
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- The moment is ripe for an experienced businessman to talk practical, prudent economics to the electorate - which is why Mitt Romney's political fortunes are steadily being resurrected from the grave.
[ Being Businessman Economics Electorate Experienced Fortunes Grave Mitt Moment Political Practical Prudent Resurrected Ripe Steadily Talk Which Why]
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- Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about.
[ Avoiding Birds Cage Cause Danger Fly Freely Means Misfortune Much Other Parrot Shut Silence Speech Talkative Talking Up Without]
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- When you work for Bruckheimer, you don't get it any better. He's the ultimate producer. I've had the good fortune of working with some great producers over the years.
[ Any Better Fortune Get Good Great Had Over Producer Producers Some Ultimate Work Working Years]
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- The weather and my mood have little connection. I have my foggy and my fine days within me; my prosperity or misfortune has little to do with the matter.
[ Connection Days Fine Foggy Little Matter Misfortune Mood Prosperity Weather Within]
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- Fortune favors the prepared mind.
[ Favors Fortune Mind Prepared]
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- I'm one of those fortunate actors who gets to work pretty much every day. I've had a run of good fortune and work with some terrific people who have hired me.
[ Actors Day Every Fortunate Fortune Gets Good Had Hired Much Pretty Run Some Terrific Those Work]
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- The tallest Trees are most in the Power of the Winds, and Ambitious Men of the Blasts of Fortune.
[ Ambitious Blasts Fortune Men Most Power Tallest Trees Winds]
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- Several of the actors I've had the good fortune of working with stand out in my mind as 'ultimate'. I guess the obvious would be Tom Hanks, because he really is as fun and as genuine as he comes across in his films and interviews.
[ Across Actors Because Comes Films Fortune Fun Genuine Good Guess Had Hanks His Interviews Mind Obvious Out Really Several Stand Tom Ultimate Working Would]
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- It was good fortune to be a child during the Depression years and a youth during the war years.
[ Child Depression During Fortune Good War Years Youth]
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- Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.
[ Fortune Knocks Misfortune More Much Once Patience]
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- How fortune brings to earth the over-sure!
[ Brings Earth Fortune How]
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- It is more honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit obtains the other.
[ Bestows Born Fortune Honorable Merit More Obtains Other Raised Than Throne]
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- I had no ambition to make a fortune. Mere money-making has never been my goal, I had an ambition to build.
[ Ambition Been Build Fortune Goal Had Make Mere Never]
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- Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
[ Accompanied Bad Cleverness Evil Excessive Great Greater Greatest Ignorance Learning Misfortune Much Neither Nor Terrible Things Training Yet]
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- I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
[ Adorned Beauty Character Comes Fortune Gift Jewels Rather Than While Within Would]
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- No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks by chance and fortune.
[ Bricks Chance Clay Ever Fortune Left Man Then Would]
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- I have had the good fortune to see how my articles have directly benefited some farmers and helped build markets for their products in a way that preserves land from development. That makes me a hopeless optimist.
[ Articles Benefited Build Development Directly Farmers Fortune Good Had Helped Hopeless How Land Makes Markets Optimist Preserves Products See Some Their Way]
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- But I, Caesar, have not sought to amass wealth by the practice of my art, having been rather contented with a small fortune and reputation, than desirous of abundance accompanied by a want of reputation.
[ Abundance Accompanied Art Been Caesar Contented Desirous Fortune Having Practice Rather Reputation Small Sought Than Want Wealth]
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- I believe in America. America's made my fortune.
[ America Believe Fortune Made]
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- Fear nothing but what thy industry may prevent; be confident of nothing but what fortune cannot defeat; it is no less folly to fear what is impossible to be avoided than to be secure when there is a possibility to be deprived.
[ Avoided Cannot Confident Defeat Deprived Fear Folly Fortune Impossible Industry Less May Nothing Possibility Prevent Secure Than Thy]
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- Has fortune dealt you some bad cards. Then let wisdom make you a good gamester.
[ Bad Cards Dealt Fortune Good Make Some Then Wisdom]
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- Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the favorite of fortune.
[ Act Action Away Bold Favorite Fear Fortune Makes Necessity Resolution Takes]
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- Religions tend to disappear with man's good fortune.
[ Disappear Fortune Good Man Religions Tend]
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- Fear of the future is worse than one's present fortune.
[ Fear Fortune Future Present Than Worse]
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- Nothing is more dangerous to men than a sudden change of fortune.
[ Change Dangerous Fortune Men More Nothing Sudden Than]
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- Only the man who does not need it, is fit to inherit wealth, the man who would make his fortune no matter where he started.
[ Does Fit Fortune His Inherit Make Man Matter Need Only Started Wealth Where Would]
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- Industry is fortune's right hand, and frugality its left.
[ Fortune Frugality Hand Industry Left Right]
Topic: Environmental
- In early 1993, a hostile observer might have had grounds for thinking that the Unix story was almost played out, and with it the fortunes of the hacker tribe.
[ Almost Early Fortunes Grounds Hacker Had Hostile Might Observer Out Played Story Thinking Tribe Unix]
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- I am the slave of my baptism. Parents, you have caused my misfortune, and you have caused your own.
[ Am Baptism Caused Misfortune Own Parents Slave Your]
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- Misfortune was my god.
[ God Misfortune]
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- You can't let players do what they wish and be professional. That's a fact. As for the team, Boro had two internationals when I got there in 1995. Now they have more than 15. And they didn't cost the fortune some suggest.
[ Boro Cost Fact Fortune Got Had More Now Players Professional Some Suggest Team Than Two Wish]
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- Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
[ Education Formal Fortune Living Make Will]
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- All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.
[ Come Fellows Having Misfortunes Thought Too Well]
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- We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
[ Bad Fortune Good Know Really]
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- Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the taxation of labor.
[ Either Fortunes Founded Labor Land Large Lending Occupation Taxation]
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- It is not my mode of thought that has caused my misfortunes, but the mode of thought of others.
[ Caused Misfortunes Mode Others Thought]
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- Man's natural character is to imitate; that of the sensitive man is to resemble as closely as possible the person whom he loves. It is only by imitating the vices of others that I have earned my misfortunes.
[ Character Closely Earned Imitate Imitating Loves Man Misfortunes Natural Only Others Person Possible Resemble Sensitive Vices Whom]
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- As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
[ Also Beginning Blessings Decay End Everything Fall Find Fortune Health Increases Must Rises]
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- Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
[ Architect Every Fortune His Man Own]
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- It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.
[ Blame Criminal Crown Daring Diminishes Fortune Greatness Guilt Increases Mark Purse Steal]
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- Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
[ Acquaintances Fortune Friends Passport Surest]
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- A man endures misfortune without complaint.
[ Complaint Endures Man Misfortune Without]
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- The greatest misfortune of the wise man and the greatest unhappiness of the fool are based upon convention.
[ Based Convention Fool Greatest Man Misfortune Unhappiness Upon Wise]
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- Not to be loved is a misfortune, but it is an insult to be loved no longer.
[ Insult Longer Loved Misfortune]
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- Slavery, properly so called, is the establishment of a right which gives to one man such a power over another as renders him absolute master of his life and fortune.
[ Absolute Another Called Establishment Fortune Gives Him His Life Man Master Over Power Properly Renders Right Slavery Such Which]
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- A great fortune is a great slavery.
[ Fortune Great Slavery]
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- A great mind becomes a great fortune.
[ Becomes Fortune Great Mind]
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- Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune.
[ Attention Behold Brave Conflict Direct Equal Evil Fortune Gaze God His Man Matched May Own Sight Thing Turning Which Work Worthy]
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- Call it Nature, Fate, Fortune; all these are names of the one and selfsame God.
[ Call Fate Fortune God Names Nature These]
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- Nothing is so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it to be expecting evil before it comes.
[ Anticipate Before Comes Evil Expecting Foolish Madness Misfortunes Nothing Wretched]
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- The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune of the bad bows their heads down to the earth.
[ Bad Bows Down Earth Faces Fortune Good Heads Heaven Their Turns Up]
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- The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
[ Deserve Fortune Good Hope Less More]
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- Whatever fortune has raised to a height, she has raised only to cast it down.
[ Cast Down Fortune Height Only Raised She Whatever]
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- You must avoid giving hostages to fortune, like getting an expensive wife, an expensive house, and a style of living that never lets you aford the time to take the chance to write what you wish.
[ Avoid Chance Expensive Fortune Getting Giving Hostages House Lets Living Must Never Style Take Time Wife Wish Write]
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- Some of the characters in the story had a fortune in fantasy lives.
[ Characters Fantasy Fortune Had Lives Some Story]
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- How can you expect a man to be brave when he meets with nothing in life but misfortune?
[ Brave Expect How Life Man Meets Misfortune Nothing]
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- It is a great evil, as well as a misfortune, to be unable to utter a prompt and decided 'no'.
[ Decided Evil Great Misfortune Prompt Unable Utter Well]
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- Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence, and usefulness; a little attention and energy will form the habit, so as to make it easy and delightful.
[ Also Attention Delightful Duty Easy Energy Favorable Form Fortune Good Habit Influence Little Make Manners Only Part Reputation Usefulness Will]
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- Rock 'n Roll: The most brutal, ugly, desperate, vicious form of expression it has been my misfortune to hear.
[ Been Brutal Desperate Expression Form Hear Misfortune Most Rock Roll Ugly Vicious]
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- Fame an fortune are nothing if you're not happy and healthy.
[ Fame Fortune Happy Healthy Nothing]
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- If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart.
[ Common Contented Depart Equal Everyone Heap Laid Misfortunes Most Must Own Portion Take Their Were Whence Would]
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- Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
[ Aid Cannot Fortune Nothing Those]
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- Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the one who fares badly; and there is no prophet of the future for mortal men.
[ Badly Both Brings Fares Fortune Future Low Man Men Mortal Prophet Raises Up Well]
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- How sweet for those faring badly to forget their misfortunes even for a short time.
[ Badly Even Faring Forget How Misfortunes Short Sweet Their Those Time]
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- It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
[ Good Help Man Misfortune Task Those]
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- There is no greater evil for men than the constraint of fortune.
[ Constraint Evil Fortune Greater Men Than]
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- Whoever grows angry amid troubles applies a drug worse than the disease and is a physician unskilled about misfortunes.
[ Amid Angry Applies Disease Grows Misfortunes Physician Than Troubles Unskilled Whoever Worse]
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- When Fortune smiles, I smile to think how quickly she will frown.
[ Fortune Frown How Quickly She Smile Smiles Think Will]
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- The mystery of existence is the connection between our faults and our misfortunes.
[ Between Connection Existence Faults Misfortunes Mystery Our]
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- An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
[ Aim Finding Fortune Life Only Worth]
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- Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
[ Cannot Clock During Fortune Frightened Go Minds Misfortune Own Pace Perplexed Private Quiet Their Thunderstorm]
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- Seeking fortunes in America led to Germany losing people, and the American continent received many people whose contributions are particularly clear in the agricultural and technical fields.
[ Agricultural America American Clear Continent Contributions Fields Fortunes Germany Led Losing Many Particularly Received Seeking Technical Whose]
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- When someone succeeded in quickly making a lot of money in America, people said he had made his fortune.
[ America Fortune Had His Lot Made Making Money Quickly Said Someone Succeeded]
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- The aggregation of large fortunes is not at all a thing to be regretted.
[ Fortunes Large Regretted Thing]
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- You have a little bit of talent, a certain amount of good fortune and a lot of hard work in pursuit of whatever truth you can find in it, and if you are really lucky, a terrific partner and I have that and those four things worked out for me.
[ Amount Bit Certain Find Fortune Four Good Hard Little Lot Lucky Out Partner Pursuit Really Talent Terrific Things Those Truth Whatever Work Worked]
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- How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
[ Country Fail Fortune Good Happiness How Lack Living More Often Our Realize Than Tragedy Where]
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- The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable, for the happy impute all their success to prudence or merit.
[ Confessed Fortune Happy Merit Miserable Only Power Prudence Success Their]
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- The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune.
[ Compromise Devastating Lot Misfortune More Sudden Swift Than Wind]
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- Fortune is like glass - the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken.
[ Brighter Broken Easily Fortune Glass Glitter More]
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- It is a good thing to learn caution from the misfortunes of others.
[ Caution Good Learn Misfortunes Others Thing]
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- Though I may deny poets their monopoly on inspiration, I still place them in a select group of Fortune's darlings.
[ Darlings Deny Fortune Group Inspiration May Monopoly Place Poets Select Still Their Them Though]
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- It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
[ Bear Difficult Less Misfortunes Pleasure Remain Than Uncorrupted]
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- Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear misfortune than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
[ Bear Difficult Less Measure Misfortune Pleasure Prosperity Remain Than Touchstone Uncorrupted Virtue]
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- Fortune rarely accompanies anyone to the door.
[ Accompanies Anyone Door Fortune Rarely]
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- It is the fortunate who should extol fortune.
[ Extol Fortunate Fortune Should]
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- The day of fortune is like a harvest day, We must be busy when the corn is ripe.
[ Busy Corn Day Fortune Harvest Must Ripe]
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- No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full fortune with impatience he desires more, he proclaims his wants and his beggarly condition.
[ Condition Desires Does Fortune Full Himself His Impatience Man More Poor Proclaims Think Wants]
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- From my tribe I take nothing, I am the maker of my own fortune.
[ Am Fortune Maker Nothing Own Take Tribe]
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- Fortune favors the brave.
[ Brave Favors Fortune]
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- Risk means everything from being honest about your faith, to moving, to quitting a job that's paying you a fortune but it's not what's in your heart. Risking things is one of the biggest fears we have.
[ Being Biggest Everything Faith Fears Fortune Heart Honest Job Means Moving Paying Quitting Risk Risking Things Your]
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- Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world yields, or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and you will succeed.
[ Again Attacking Beats Dare Fortune His Life Make Man Maxim Only Remember Secret Sometimes Succeed Will World Yields]
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- It is frequently a misfortune to have very brilliant men in charge of affairs. They expect too much of ordinary men.
[ Affairs Brilliant Charge Expect Frequently Men Misfortune Much Ordinary Too Very]
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- The greatest good fortune of my return to Cambridge in 1946 was that there, in the spring, I met Elizabeth Fay Ringo. We were married a few months later.
[ Cambridge Elizabeth Fay Few Fortune Good Greatest Later Married Met Months Return Ringo Spring Were]
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- What is most important for democracy is not that great fortunes should not exist, but that great fortunes should not remain in the same hands. In that way there are rich men, but they do not form a class.
[ Class Democracy Exist Form Fortunes Great Hands Important Men Most Remain Rich Same Should Way]
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- It has become a certainty now that if you will only advertise sufficiently you may make a fortune by selling anything.
[ Advertise Anything Become Certainty Fortune Make May Now Only Selling Sufficiently Will]
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- Success is the necessary misfortune of life, but it is only to the very unfortunate that it comes early.
[ Comes Early Life Misfortune Necessary Only Success Unfortunate Very]
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- That equals to being a fool, having fame and no fortune. A lot of guys out there have fame doing this and doing that, but they are broke.
[ Being Broke Doing Equals Fame Fool Fortune Guys Having Lot Out]
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- Fortune has something of the nature of a woman. If she is too intensely wooed, she commonly goes the further away.
[ Away Commonly Fortune Further Goes Intensely Nature She Something Too Woman Wooed]
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- Man's great misfortune is that he has no organ, no kind of eyelid or brake, to mask or block a thought, or all thought, when he wants to.
[ Block Brake Great Kind Man Mask Misfortune Organ Thought Wants]
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- The greatest evil which fortune can inflict on men is to endow them with small talents and great ambition.
[ Ambition Endow Evil Fortune Great Greatest Inflict Men Small Talents Them Which]
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- Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance.
[ Bad Come Conquered Endurance Fortune May]
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- Do not yield to misfortunes, but advance more boldly to meet them, as your fortune permits you.
[ Advance Boldly Fortune Meet Misfortunes More Permits Them Yield Your]
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- Fortune favours the bold.
[ Bold Favours Fortune]
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- Fortune sides with him who dares.
[ Dares Fortune Him Sides]
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- Myself acquainted with misfortune, I learn to help the unfortunate.
[ Acquainted Help Learn Misfortune Myself Unfortunate]
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- Fortune is a great deceiver. She sells very dear the things she seems to give us.
[ Dear Deceiver Fortune Give Great Seems Sells She Things Us Very]
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- History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
[ Crimes History Misfortunes Only Register]
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- Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
[ Crimes History Indeed Misfortunes More Nothing Tableau Than]
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- Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
[ Dwell Greater Harm Know Life Longer Misfortunes Other Our Pass Power Quickly Remedy Sown Than Their Them Thorns Through Us]
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- A life lived with integrity - even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
[ Come Even Fame Follow Fortune Integrity Lacks Life Light Lived May Others Star Trappings Whose Years]
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- I spent, as you know, a year and a half in a clergyman's family and heard almost every Tuesday the very best, most earnest and most impressive preacher it has ever been my fortune to meet with, but it produced no effect whatever on my mind.
[ Almost Been Best Clergyman Earnest Effect Ever Every Family Fortune Half Heard Impressive Know Meet Mind Most Preacher Produced Spent Tuesday Very Whatever Year]
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- One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune.
[ Excessive Fortune Good Moment More Never Than Trial]
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- I happened to be one of those who thought all these expenses necessary, and I had the good fortune to have the majority of both houses of Parliament on my side.
[ Both Expenses Fortune Good Had Happened Houses Majority Necessary Parliament Side These Those Thought]
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- There's not a fortune to be made doing voiceover work unless you're one of the main voices on The Simpsons. See, there's The Simpsons, and then there's everything else.
[ Doing Else Everything Fortune Made Main See Simpsons Then Unless Voiceover Voices Work]
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- You don't make a fortune doing cartoons. It's a lot of fun, it keeps you busy, and it's better than a kick in the pants, absolutely. But doing voiceover work doesn't make you rich. It just doesn't.
[ Absolutely Better Busy Cartoons Doing Fortune Fun Just Keeps Kick Lot Make Pants Rich Than Voiceover Work]
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- If I wasn't an actress I would run a fortune 500 company.
[ Actress Company Fortune Run Would]
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- Fortune's a right whore. If she give ought, she deals it in small parcels, that she may take away all at one swoop.
[ Away Deals Fortune Give May Ought Parcels Right She Small Swoop Take]
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- If we are suffering illness, poverty, or misfortune, we think we shall be satisfied on the day it ceases. But there too, we know it is false; so soon as one has got used to not suffering one wants something else.
[ Ceases Day Else False Got Illness Know Misfortune Poverty Satisfied Shall Something Soon Suffering Think Too Used Wants]
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- With no matter what human being, taken individually, I always find reasons for concluding that sorrow and misfortune do not suit him; either because he seems too mediocre for anything so great, or, on the contrary, too precious to be destroyed.
[ Always Anything Because Being Concluding Contrary Destroyed Either Find Great Him Human Individually Matter Mediocre Misfortune Precious Reasons Seems Sorrow Suit Taken Too]
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- The responsibilities which are imposed by rank and privilege and good fortune can... become very onerous indeed.
[ Become Fortune Good Imposed Indeed Onerous Privilege Rank Responsibilities Very Which]
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- The War has been waged with success, although there have been in some instances errors and misfortunes. But the heart of the nation is sounder and its hopes brighter.
[ Although Been Brighter Errors Heart Hopes Instances Misfortunes Nation Some Sounder Success Waged War]
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- I believe in censorship. I made a fortune out of it.
[ Believe Censorship Fortune Made Out]
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- Misfortune had made Lily supple instead of hardening her, and a pliable substance is less easy to break than a stiff one.
[ Break Easy Had Hardening Her Instead Less Lily Made Misfortune Pliable Stiff Substance Supple Than]
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- I now proceed to demonstrate that the Mexicans are wholly incapable of self-government, and that our liberties, our fortunes and our lives are insecure so long as we are connected with them.
[ Connected Demonstrate Fortunes Incapable Insecure Liberties Lives Long Mexicans Now Our Proceed Self-Government Them Wholly]
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- A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.
[ Better Children Fortune Gives Giving Habits His Industry Man Provides Than Them]
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- Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
[ Am Ask Fortune Good Henceforth Myself]
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- Give fools their gold, and knaves their power; let fortune's bubbles rise and fall; who sows a field, or trains a flower, or plants a tree, is more than all.
[ Bubbles Fall Field Flower Fools Fortune Give Gold Knaves More Plants Power Rise Sows Than Their Trains Tree]
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- Action makes more fortune than caution.
[ Action Caution Fortune Makes More Than]
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- The man with the real sense of humor is the man who can put himself in the spectator's place and laugh at his own misfortune.
[ Himself His Humor Laugh Man Misfortune Own Place Put Real Sense Spectator]
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- I beg my Children to be just and virtuous, never to disgrace my name or theirs, and then they are out of fortune's power.
[ Beg Children Disgrace Fortune Just Name Never Out Power Theirs Then Virtuous]
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- The question of armaments, whether on land or sea, is the most immediately and intensely practical question connected with the future fortunes of nations and of mankind.
[ Armaments Connected Fortunes Future Immediately Intensely Land Mankind Most Nations Practical Question Sea Whether]
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- In the same proportion Russia is the misfortune of Europe and the Israelites.
[ Europe Israelites Misfortune Proportion Russia Same]
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- One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
[ Battered Better Down Likes Misfortune Much Prodigious Siege Than Triumph]
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- Unless some misfortune has made it impossible, everyone can have good posture.
[ Everyone Good Impossible Made Misfortune Posture Some Unless]
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- A young musician plays scales in his room and only bores his family. A beginning writer, on the other hand, sometimes has the misfortune of getting into print.
[ Beginning Bores Family Getting Hand His Into Misfortune Musician Only Other Plays Print Room Scales Sometimes Writer Young]
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- The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
[ Bears Man Measure Misfortune Under Up Way]
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- Many have been ruined by their fortunes, and many have escaped ruin by the want of fortune. To obtain it the great have become little, and the little great.
[ Become Been Escaped Fortune Fortunes Great Little Many Obtain Ruin Ruined Their Want]
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- Only the misfortune of exile can provide the in-depth understanding and the overview into the realities of the world.
[ Exile In-Depth Into Misfortune Only Overview Provide Realities Understanding World]
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