To rejoice in another's prosperity is to give content to your lot; to mitigate another's grief is to alleviate or dispel your own
Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
Wherever is Krishna, the lord of yoga; and wherever is Arjuna, the archer; there will be everlasting prosperity, victory, happiness, and morality. This is my conviction.
In prosperity prepare for a change; in adversity hope for one.
If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.
In prosperity we need moderation; in adversity, patience
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man; but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider.
What is this true meditation? It is to make everything: coughing, swallowing, waving the arms, motion, stillness, words, action, the evil and the good, prosperity and shame, gain and loss, right and wrong, into one single koan
No one has a prosperity so high and firm that two or three words can't dishearten it.
To waste, to destroy, our natural resources,
to skin and exhaust the land instead of
using it so as to increase its usefulness,
will result in undermining in the days of our children
the very prosperity which we ought by right to
hand down to them amplified...
The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity. The main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.
No one that encounters prosperity does not also encounter danger.
Prosperity can change man's nature; and seldom is any one cautious enough to resist the effects of good fortune.
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Some virtues are only seen in affliction and others only in prosperity.
I loathe a friend whose gratitude grows old, a friend who takes his friend's prosperity but will not voyage with him in his grief
Youth is the trustee of prosperity.
In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends
Prosperity discovers vice, adversity discovers virtue.
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.