That is the motivating factor for a lot of people as they work hard and smart to achieve their goals and attain all these.
My life is lived, and I have played The part that Fortune gave. Ill fortune seldom comes alone. John DrydenCymon and Iphigenialine Fortune, that with malicious joy Does man her slave oppress, Proud of her office to destroy, Is seldom pleas'd to bless.
Fortune, now see, now proudly Pluck off thy veil, and view thy triumph; look, Look what thou hast brought this land to! Men's fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man to prosper for ever. Herodotusin A.
Godley, translator, Herodotusvol. O Fortune, cruellest of heavenly powers, Why make such game of this poor life of ours? HoraceSatires, II, viii, 61 trans. Fortune comes well to all that comes not late.
Coniunx est mihi, sunt nati; dedimus tot pignora fatis. I have a wife, I have sons; all these hostages have I given to fortune. LucanPharsalia, J. Duff, translationbook 7, linep. Fortune in men has some small diff'rence made, One flaunts in rags, one flutters in brocade; The cobbler apron'd, and the parson gown'd, The friar hooded, and the monarch crown'd.
Fortune turns all things to the advantage of those on whom she smiles. And rail'd on Lady Fortune in good terms.
Fortune brings in some boats, that are not steer'd. That they are not a pipe for fortune's finger To sound what stop she please. The great man down, you mark his favorite flies, The poor advanced makes friends of enemies.
Will Fortune never come with both hands full, But write her fair words still in foulest letters? She either gives a stomach, and no food; Such are the poor, in health: When Fortune means to men most good, She looks upon them with a threatening eye.
A good man's fortune may grow out at heels. Know thus far forth: By accident most strangebountiful Fortune — Now my dear lady — hath mine enemies Brought to this shore; and by my prescience I find my zenith doth depend upon A most auspicious starwhose influence If now I court not, but omit, my fortunes Will ever after droop.
William ShakespeareThe Tempest c. How some men creep in skittish Fortune's hall, While others play the idiots in her eyes! William ShakespeareTroilus and Cressida c. Fortis fortuna adiuvat Terence in Phormio, ; variant translation: Fortune favors the bold.
The lovely young Lavinia once had friends; And fortune smil'd, deceitful, on her birth. James ThomsonThe Seasons, Autumn Adspirat primo Fortuna labori. VirgilAeneid, Book II, line trans. Vixi, et, quem dederat cursum Fortuna, peregi. VirgilAeneid, Book IV, line trans. To be fortunate is God, and more than God to mortals.
Si fortuna juvat, caveto tolli; Si fortuna tonat, caveto mergi.Why fortune really does favour the brave: People who trust fate are more likely to be worse off than those who believe they can change their future. By Daily Mail Reporter. Fortune Favors The Brave Dellessa.
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Notes: For thepheonixqueen. May 31, · “Fortune Favors the Brave”, a quote from the book The Aeneid, by Virgil. This quote means that good will come to the people who put others in front of themselves. This quote relates to many charters in a book called Sudden alphabetnyc.com: Resolved.
True bravery is shown by performing without witness what one might be capable of doing before all the world. La Rochefoucauld, Maxims, How well Horatius kept the bridge Fortune favors the brave.
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