As we move through life, the force of fate creates events that we only appreciate when we reflect on our existence.
Fate is the friend of the good, the guide of the wise, the tyrant of the foolish, the enemy of the bad.
I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
I admire addicts. In a world where everybody is waiting for some bline, random disaster, or some sudden disease, the addict has the comfort of knowing what will most likely wait for him down the road. He's taken some control over his ultimate fate, and his addiction keeps the cause of death from being a total surprise.
Let us then, be up and doing. With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait
Immortality - a fate worse than death.
Cancer victims who don't accept their fate, who don't learn to live with it, will only destroy what little time they have left.
To punish me for my contempt for authority, fate made me an authority myself.
The fate of every democracy, of every government based on the sovereignty of the people, depends on the choices it makes between these opposite principles, absolute power on the one hand, and on the other the restraints of legality and the authority of tradition.
The fate of all explanation is to close one door only to have another fly wide open.
Behind closed eyes, colors fade and blend into beautiful new creations. Fate is left at the shaking hands of our imaginations. Places new and amazing, faces remain unseen. How, then, does our heart feel as if racing in the anticipation of a dream?
Trouble is the next best thing to enjoyment. There is no fate in the world so horrible as to have no share in either its joys or sorrows.
The fate of animals is of greater importance to me than the fear of appearing ridiculous; it is indissolubly connected with the fate of men.
Beyond the limits of a vulgar fate, Beneath the good how far,-but far above the great.
Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.
This principle is old, but true as fate, Kings may love treason, but the traitor hate.
Live not as though there were a thousand years ahead of you. Fate is at your elbow; make yourself good while life and power are still yours.
Objectives are not fate; they are direction. They are not commands; they are commitments. They do not determine the future; they are means to mobilize the resources and energies of the business for the making of the future.
In his first 100 days, Mr. Obama has put the fate of his presidency in the hands of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. He may come to regret that decision.
A person's fate is their own temper.
each new victim treads unfalteringly
The never altered circuit of his fate,
Bringing twelve peers as witness
Both to his starry rise and starry fall.
But thousands die without or this or that, die, and endow a college, or a cat: To some, indeed, Heaven grants the happier fate, Tenrich a bastard, or a son they hate.
Resolve to take fate by the throat and shake a living out of her.
Our hour is marked, and no one can claim a moment of life beyond what fate has predestined.
Muslim delegates concerned about rights in Palestine could have brought their enthusiasm closer to home by addressing the fate of black Christians being slaughtered and enslaved in the Sudan.