Life is to be fortified by many friendships. To love and to be loved is the greatest happiness of existence.
— Sydney Smith

Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
Marcus Tullius Cicero fortified quote

Let us go forward in this battle fortified by conviction that those who labour in the service of a great and good cause will never fail.
— Owen Arthur

No government is safe unless fortified by goodwill.
— Cornelius Nepos

The officers of Congress, may come upon you now, fortified with all the terrors of paramount federal authority. Excisemen taxmen may come in multitudes; for the limitation of their numbers no man knows. They may, unless the general government be restrained ... go into your cellars and rooms, and search, ransack, and measure, everything you eat, drink, and wear.
— Patrick Henry