The human race has had long experience and a fine tradition in surviving adversity. But we now face a task for which we have little experience, the task of surviving prosperity.
Quote by Alan Gregg
A good education should leave much to be desired.
A good education should leave much to be desired
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Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes
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Prosperity discovers vice, adversity discovers virtue.
Be moderate in prosperity, prudent in adversity
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Give advice; if people don't listen, let adversity teach them
For my love they are my adversaries: but I give myself unto prayer. (Psalms 109:4)
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