Fortune Quotes

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife

Jane Austen

We ought to give thanks for all fortune: it is good, because it is good, if bad, because it works in us patience, humility and the contempt of this world and the hope of our eternal country.

C.S. Lewis

Fortune sides with him who dares.

Virgil

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Balzac, Honore De

A wise man turns chance into good fortune.

Thomas Fuller

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.

Richard Whately

Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love of reading.

Rufus Choate

Let a man who has to make his fortune in life remember this maxim: Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world yields, or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and you will succeed.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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Updated On : October 30, 2013
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