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Picture quote by Sayings about fortune

If you are more fortunate than others, it is better to build a longer table than a taller fence. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Ali ibn Abi Talib about friend

A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death. ⏤ Ali ibn Abi Talib

Picture quote by Jim Rohn about education

Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune. ⏤ Jim Rohn

Picture quote by Jim Rohn about education

Formal education will make you a living. Self education will make you a fortune. ⏤ Jim Rohn

Picture quote by Washington Irving about mind

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; But great minds rise above it. ⏤ Washington Irving

Picture quote by Socrates about misfortunes

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. ⏤ Socrates

Picture quote by Jim Rohn about education

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. ⏤ Jim Rohn

Picture quote by Virgil about fortune

Audentis fortuna iuvat. / Fortune favors the brave. ⏤ Virgil

Picture quote by Virgil about inspirational

Fortune favors the bold. ⏤ Virgil

Picture quote by Walt Whitman about desire

Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune. ⏤ Walt Whitman

Picture quote about belief

If a black cat crosses your path, it signifies that the animal is going somewhere.

Picture quote by Appius Claudius about action

Every man is the smith of his own fortune. ⏤ Appius Claudius

Picture quote by Rich Simmonds about opportunity

Everyone can learn everyday, unfortunately, not everyone learns. That is, fortunately, your greatest opportunity. ⏤ Rich Simmonds

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Formal education will make you a living. Self education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn, businessman

He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.

Benjamin Franklin, president

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Fortune sides with him who dares.

Virgil, poet

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn, businessman

Misfortune does not always result in harm.

Italian Proverbs,

Life itself is short, but lasts longer than misfortunes.

Publilius Syrus, writer

Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance.

Virgil, poet

All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

A Buddha is someone who finds freedom in good fortune and bad.

Bodhidharma, leader

From my tribe I take nothing, I am the maker of my own fortune.

Tecumseh, actress

Misfortunes tell us what fortune is.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Has fortune dealt you some bad cards. Then let wisdom make you a good gamester.

Francis Quarles, poet

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Fortune is like glass--the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken.

Publilius Syrus, writer

No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks by chance and fortune.

Plutarch, philosopher

The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.

Aesop, author

Fortune favors the bold, but abandons the timid.


The result showed that fortune helps the brave.

Titus Livius, historian

In bad fortune hold out, in good hold in.


There is no greater misfortune, than to not be able to endure misfortune.


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.

Friedrich Schiller, dramatist

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.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.

Jane Austen, writer

My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

Against change of fortune set a brave heart.


Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.

Horace, poet

Diligence is the mother of good fortune.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

Your fortune is not something to find but to unfold.

Eric Butterworth, educator

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.'

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

There is something in the misfortune of our best friends which does not displease us.


When the tide of misfortune moves over you, even jelly will break your teeth


Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.

Walt Whitman, poet

I believe in America. America's made my fortune.

Mario Puzo, novelist

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.

Bodhidharma, leader

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.

Ayn Rand, writer

Every man is the architect of his own fortune.

Sallust, historian

Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.

Napoleon Hill, writer

One's best fortune, or, their worst is their spouse.


Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.

Richard Buckminster Fuller,

People will ignore their misfortunes and their interests when they are in competition with their pleasures.


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.

Lesley Garrett, musician

If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond.

Ausonius, poet

Fortune cookies are a good idea. If the message is positive, it can make your day a little better.

Yao Ming, athlete

Call it Nature, Fate, Fortune; all these are names of the one and selfsame God.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen.

James Russell Lowell, poet

A great fortune depends on luck, a small one on diligence.

Chinese Proverbs,

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.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

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.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, novelist

I do have big tits. Always had 'em -- pushed 'em up, whacked 'em around. Why not make fun of 'em? I've made a fortune with 'em.

Dolly Parton, musician

The world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willing avoids the sight of distress.

W. Somerset Maugham, playwright

Fortune rarely accompanies anyone to the door.

Torquato Tasso, poet

Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the taxation of labor.

John Ruskin, writer

It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.

Tacitus, historian

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.

Horace, poet

Speedy exception is the mother of good fortune.


Fortunes made in no time are like shirts made in no time; it's ten to one if they hang long together.

Douglas William Jerrold, dramatist

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.

Thomas Willis, scientist

The day of fortune is like a harvest day, We must be busy when the corn is ripe.

Torquato Tasso, poet

Whatever fortune has raised to a height, she has raised only to cast it down.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Fortune knocks at every man's door once in a life, but in a good many cases the man is in a neighboring saloon and does not hear her.

Mark Twain, author

For in all adversity of fortune the worst sort of misery is to have been happy.

Boethius, philosopher

Affliction is enamoured of thy parts, and thou art wedded to calamity.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave.

James Russell Lowell, poet

Fortune has something of the nature of a woman. If she is too intensely wooed, she commonly goes the further away.

Charles V, royalty

There are certainly not so many men of large fortune in the world, as there are pretty women to deserve them.

Jane Austen, writer

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.

Jane Austen, writer

Fortune truly helps those who are of good judgment.

Euripides, poet

It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive without any previous political training.

Ulysses S. Grant, president

The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable, for the happy impute all their success to prudence or merit.

Jonathan Swift, writer

Only learn to seize good fortune, for good fortune's always here.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too; and till both concur, the work cannot be perfected.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Fortune favors the prepared mind.

Louis Pasteur, scientist

We cannot attribute to fortune or virtue that which is achieved without either.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

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.

Rob Paulsen, actor

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.

Daniel Boone, explorer

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.

Gabriela Mistral, poet

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.

Drew Barrymore, actress

An accident is an inevitable occurrence due to the actions of immutable natural laws.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Count on it, if a person talks of their misfortune, there is something in it that is not disagreeable to them.

Samuel Johnson, author

Religions tend to disappear with man's good fortune.

Raymond Queneau, poet

A great mind becomes a great fortune.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Though I may deny poets their monopoly on inspiration, I still place them in a select group of Fortune's darlings.

Wislawa Szymborska, poet

Oh, I am fortune's fool!

William Shakespeare, dramatist

The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.

Joseph Addison, writer

It's O.K. to accept good fortune.

Will Oldham, musician

The moderation of people in prosperity is the effect of a smooth and composed temper, owing to the calm of their good fortune.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

If I wasn't an actress I would run a fortune 500 company.

Sela Ward, actress

As I look back on the last few decades of my life, I am struck by the good fortune that came my way.

Daniel Nathans, scientist

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.

Walther Bothe, physicist

The NBA's a Fortune 500 company. That's how you look at it. And all the other Fortune 500 companies out there in the world, you don't see their CEOs and COOs going to work with white tees and baggy clothes and stuff like that. So I have to take that same approach.

Carmelo Anthony, athlete

Bottom line is, I didn't return to Apple to make a fortune. I've been very lucky in my life and already have one. When I was 25, my net worth was $100 million or so. I decided then that I wasn't going to let it ruin my life. There's no way you could ever spend it all, and I don't view wealth as something that validates my intelligence.

Steve Jobs, businessman

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.

James Tobin, economist

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.

Robert Emmet, activist

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.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Dread lord and cousin, may the almighty preserve your reverence and lordship in long life and good fortune.

Owen Glendower, royalty

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.

Giacomo Casanova, celebrity

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.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

I could have made a fortune in cheeseburgers, but I finally chose politics.

Francois Hollande, president

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