In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope for greater favours.
— Francois de la Rochefoucauld

When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favour.
Emma Goldman favourable quote

Everybody favours free speech in the slack moments when no axes are being ground.
— Heywood Broun

I got a hundred bucks says my baby beats Pete's baby. I just think genetics are in my favour.
— Andre Agassi

Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: But a woman who fears the Lord, She shall be praised. (Proverbs 31:30 Modern King James Version)
— favourable quotation by Anonymous