All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
— Henry David Thoreau

The wise man sees in the misfortune of others what he should avoid.
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Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
— William James

We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
— Honore de Balzac

The pupil dilates in darkness and in the end finds light, just as the soul dilates in misfortune and in the end finds God.
— misfortunes quotation by Victor Hugo