The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable; for the happy impute all their success to prudence and merit
Quote by Jonathan Swif
Fortune gives many too much, but none enough
Fortune is always on the side of the big battalions
All good things must come to an end, but all bad things can continue forever.
It is far more easy to acquire a fortune like a knave than to expend...
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave
If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond.
As a rock on the seashore he standeth firm, and the dashing of the waves...
Fortune is painted blind, with a muffler afore her eyes, to signify to you that...
A tune is more lasting than the song of the birds, And a word more...
There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to...
See that fella over there? He's 20 years old. In 10 years, he's got a...
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we...
Fortune sides with him who dares
No one is satisfied with his fortune, nor dissatisfied with his intellect
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in...
Fortune does not change men; it unmasks them
It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the office of Chief Executive...
In seperateness lies the world's great misery, in compassion lies the world's true strength.
Given the amount of unjust suffering and unhappiness in the world, I am deeply grateful...
The power of philosophy floats through my head, Light like a feather, Heavy as Led