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#good fortune

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I had the good fortune to be able to right an injustice that I thought was being heaped on young people by lowering the voting age, where you had young people that were old enough to die in Vietnam but not old enough to vote for their members of Congress that sent them there.


Birch Bayh


#age #being #congress #die #enough

Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.


Ambrose Bierce


#fortune #good #good fortune #kinds #misfortunes

I have had friends who have acted kindly towards me, and it has been my good fortune to have it in my power to give them substantial proofs of my gratitude.


Giacomo Casanova


#been #fortune #friends #give #good

The greatest good fortune of my return to Cambridge in 1946 was that there, in the spring, I met Elizabeth Fay Ringo. We were married a few months later.


James Tobin


#elizabeth #fay #few #fortune #good

True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.


Baltasar Gracian


#desert #desert island #divides #evils #find

Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.


Oliver Wendell Holmes


#fortune #given #good #good fortune #great

Too few rejoice at a friend's good fortune.


Aeschylus


#fortune #friend #good #good fortune #rejoice

One lapse of judgment can cost and talent isn't everything. A huge slice of good fortune in needed to make it to the top, and without that element of luck, you've no chance.


John Barrow


#cost #element #everything #fortune #good

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


Lew Wallace


#fortune #good #good fortune #moment #more

During this time I had the singular good fortune of being able to discuss the problem constantly with Einstein. Some experiments done at Einstein's suggestion yielded no decisively new result.


Walther Bothe


#being #constantly #decisively #discuss #done






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