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Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered.

Tags: Boats, Brings  ✍ Author: William Shakespeare

I have always believed that all things depended upon Fortune, and nothing upon ourselves.

Tags: Depended, Ourselves  ✍ Author: Lord Byron

In sleep, you are safe from the revolting mechanics of living and being a prey to outrageous fortune.

Tags: Living, Sleep  ✍ Author: Taylor Caldwell

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.

Tags: Blessing, Mind  ✍ Author: Thomas Carlyle

Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.

Tags: Brave, Men  ✍ Author: Winston Churchill

I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.

Tags: Admire, Another  ✍ Author: Winston Churchill

Fortune has rarely condescended to be the companion of genius.

Tags: Genius, Rarely  ✍ Author: Isaac D\'Israeli

Fortune befriends the bold.

Tags: Bold  ✍ Author: Emily Dickinson

Fortune's wheel never stands still the highest point is therefore the most perilous.

Tags: Highest, Point  ✍ Author: Maria Edgeworth

Fortune favors the audacious.

Tags: Brainy, Favors  ✍ Author: Desiderius Erasmus

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

Tags: Dinner, Sure  ✍ Author: Benjamin Franklin

Make haste! The tide of Fortune soon ebbs.

Tags: Haste, Soon  ✍ Author: Ernest Istook

The usual fortune of complaint is to excite contempt more than pity.

Tags: Contempt, Pity  ✍ Author: Samuel Johnson

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

Tags: Brave, Weak  ✍ Author: James Russell Lowell

The whole fame and fortune thing is addictive.

Tags: Fame, Whole  ✍ Author: Jimmy Nail

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

Tags: Accept, Good  ✍ Author: Will Oldham

The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.

Tags: Cowards, Prayers  ✍ Author: James Otis

Fortune and love favor the brave.

Tags: Brave, Love  ✍ Author: James Otis

Fortune favors the prepared mind.

Tags: Brainy, Mind  ✍ Author: Louis Pasteur

The tallest Trees are most in the Power of the Winds, and Ambitious Men of the Blasts of Fortune.

Tags: Men, Power  ✍ Author: William Penn

Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.

Tags: Once, Patience  ✍ Author: Laurence J. Peter

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

Tags: Chance, Left  ✍ Author: Sylvia Plath
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Religions tend to disappear with man's good fortune.

Tags: Good, Religions  ✍ Author: Raymond Queneau

Fortune converts everything to the advantage of her favorites.

Tags: Advantage, Her  ✍ Author: Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.

Tags: Bad, Good  ✍ Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Every man is the architect of his own fortune.

Tags: Architect  ✍ Author: Aulis Sallinen

I am convinced that you don't need to spend a fortune to look like a million.

Tags: Million, Spend  ✍ Author: Jil Sander

Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.

Tags: Friends, Money  ✍ Author: Arthur Schopenhauer

A great fortune is a great slavery.

Tags: Great, Slavery  ✍ Author: Albert Schweitzer

A great mind becomes a great fortune.

Tags: Great, Mind  ✍ Author: Albert Schweitzer

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

Tags: She, Whatever  ✍ Author: Albert Schweitzer

Fortune rarely accompanies anyone to the door.

Tags: Anyone, Door  ✍ Author: Torquato Tasso

It is the fortunate who should extol fortune.

Tags: Fortunate  ✍ Author: Torquato Tasso

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

Tags: Busy, Wisdom  ✍ Author: Torquato Tasso

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

Tags: Maker, Tribe  ✍ Author: Tim Tebow

Fortune favors the brave.

Tags: Brave, Favors  ✍ Author: Tila Tequila

Do not yield to misfortunes, but advance more boldly to meet them, as your fortune permits you.

Tags: Advance, Meet  ✍ Author: Richard Virenque

Fortune sides with him who dares.

Tags: Him, Sides  ✍ Author: Richard Virenque

Fortune favours the bold.

Tags: Bold, Favours  ✍ Author: Richard Virenque

One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune.

Tags: Good, Moment  ✍ Author: Lew Wallace

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

Tags: Company, Run  ✍ Author: Sela Ward

I believe in censorship. I made a fortune out of it.

Tags: Censorship  ✍ Author: Mae West

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

Tags: Ask, Good  ✍ Author: Walt Whitman

Many have been ruined by their fortunes, and many have escaped ruin by the want of fortune. To obtain it the great have become little, and the little great.

Tags: Become, Great  ✍ Author: Johann Georg Zimmermann

Disney made a fortune out of inventing the businessman's idea of the imaginary as the contradictory of the businessman's idea of the real.

Tags: Idea, Real  ✍ Author: David Antin

Fortune is either with you or it's not.

Tags: Either  ✍ Author: Tom Araya

I want it all. Fame, fortune and all the commercials there are to do.

Tags: Fame  ✍ Author: Evelyn Ashford

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

Tags: Favors, She  ✍ Author: Joseph Auslander

My face has always been my fortune anyway, not my body.

Tags: Body, Face  ✍ Author: Claire Bloom

It is we that are blind, not fortune.

Tags: Blind  ✍ Author: Thomas Browne

It's very passe to think women want to spend a fortune on clothes.

Tags: Spend, Women  ✍ Author: Tory Burch

I don't need to make a fortune, I need to survive.

Tags: Survive  ✍ Author: Solomon Burke

Your fortune is not something to find but to unfold.

Tags: Unfold  ✍ Author: Eric Butterworth

The songs certainly have not made my fortune, but I am still grateful for the royalties when they come in.

Tags: Grateful, Songs  ✍ Author: Sydney Carter

There is nothing so subject to the inconstancy of fortune as war.

Tags: Subject, War  ✍ Author: Miguel de Cervantes

I made a small fortune. I made a lot of money and I made a lot of other people wealthy.

Tags: Money, Small  ✍ Author: Jim Cramer

Too much good fortune can make you smug and unaware. Happiness should be like an oasis, the greener for the desert that surrounds it.

Tags: Good, Happiness  ✍ Author: Rachel Field

I fought for years and spent a fortune fighting and never got anywhere.

Tags: Anywhere, Fighting  ✍ Author: David Friedman

For all of my fortune, there are many with misfortune that need a hand.

Tags: Hand, Misfortune  ✍ Author: Laura San Giacomo

By going solo I could lose a fortune but money is not important.

Tags: Lose, Money  ✍ Author: Barry Gibb

Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own fortune, and he inherits his own past.

Tags: Heir, Past  ✍ Author: Jon Heder

Every happiness is a hostage to fortune.

Tags: Happiness, Hostage  ✍ Author: Arthur Helps

What good fortune for governments that the people do not think.

Tags: Good  ✍ Author: Adolf Hitler

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

Tags: Finally, Politics  ✍ Author: Francois Hollande

Authors have odd relationships with their creations They owe their fame and fortune to their characters but feel enslaved by them.

Tags: Characters, Fame  ✍ Author: Anthony Horowitz

Labor is the fabled magician's wand, the philosophers stone, and the cap of good fortune.

Tags: Good, Labor  ✍ Author: James Weldon Johnson

Fortune, that favors fools.

Tags: Favors, Fools  ✍ Author: Ben Jonson

Ill fortune never crushed that man whom good fortune deceived not.

Tags: Deceived, Good  ✍ Author: Ben Jonson

The result showed that fortune helps the brave.

Tags: Brave, Result  ✍ Author: Kenneth Robert Livingstone

Fortune gives too much to many, enough to none.

Tags: Enough, None  ✍ Author: Jose Marti

Whatever fortune brings, don't be afraid of doing things.

Tags: Afraid, Whatever  ✍ Author: Herman Melville

I've had ample contact with lawyers, and I'm convinced that the only fortune they ever leave is their own.

Tags: Lawyers, Leave  ✍ Author: Wilson Mizner

A slave has but one master. An ambition man, has as many as there are people who helped him get his fortune.

Tags: Ambition, Him  ✍ Author: Wilson Mizner

No modest man ever did or ever will make a fortune.

Tags: Modest  ✍ Author: Mary Wortley Montagu

I feel like I have the fortune of privilege, particularly as it relates to my children.

Tags: Children, Privilege  ✍ Author: Colleen Moore

I couldn't lie to get myself fame and fortune.

Tags: Fame, Lie  ✍ Author: Dave Pelzer

How fortune brings to earth the over-sure!

Tags: Brings, Earth  ✍ Author: Petrarch

It is more honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit obtains the other.

Tags: Born, Honorable  ✍ Author: Petrarch

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

Tags: America  ✍ Author: Mario Puzo

I just like people. I'll hold a conversation at a gas station. It's not about the fame and the fortune, I just like people.

Tags: Fame, Hold  ✍ Author: Lionel Richie

The truth is, the 'Fortune' 500 prefer lobbying to campaigning.

Tags: Prefer, Truth  ✍ Author: Betty Smith

Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.

Tags: Aid, Cannot  ✍ Author: Susan Sontag

When Fortune smiles, I smile to think how quickly she will frown.

Tags: She, Smile  ✍ Author: Robert Southey

I never pay a fortune for clothes.

Tags: Clothes, Pay  ✍ Author: Joss Stone

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

Tags: Broken, Glass  ✍ Author: Ryan Sypek

It has become a certainty now that if you will only advertise sufficiently you may make a fortune by selling anything.

Tags: Become, May  ✍ Author: Anthony Trollope

The responsibilities which are imposed by rank and privilege and good fortune can... become very onerous indeed.

Tags: Become, Good  ✍ Author: Robert W. Welch, Jr.

Action makes more fortune than caution.

Tags: Action, Makes  ✍ Author: Charlotte Whitton

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