Fortune does not change men; it unmasks them
Quote by Susanne Curchod Necker
Too many wish to be happy before becoming wise.
The quarrels of lovers are like summer showers that leave the country more verdant and...
Worship your heroes from afar; contact withers them
If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond.
It is far more easy to acquire a fortune like a knave than to expend...
Fortune and misfortune are two buckets in the same well
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave
A tune is more lasting than the song of the birds, And a word more...
Little ol' boy in the Panhandle told me the other day you can still make...
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Fortune is ever seen accompanying industry
As a rock on the seashore he standeth firm, and the dashing of the waves...
The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable; for the happy impute all...
Fortune gives many too much, but none enough
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in...
Seek not greater wealth, but simpler pleasure; not higher fortune, but deeper felicity.
Let us not say, every man is the architect of his own fortune; but let...
We ought to give thanks for all fortune: it is is good, because it is...
The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.