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#misfortunes

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Perhaps if we saw what was ahead of us, and glimpsed the follies, and misfortunes that would befall us later on, we would all stay in our mother's wombs, and then there would be nobody in the world but a great number of very fat, very irritated women.


Lemony Snicket


#misfortunes #women #women

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


Ambrose Bierce


#fortune #good #good fortune #kinds #misfortunes

My success and my misfortunes, the bright and the dark days I have gone through, everything has proved to me that in this world, either physical or moral, good comes out of evil just as well as evil comes out of good.


Giacomo Casanova


#comes #dark #days #either #everything

History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.


Voltaire


#history #misfortunes #only #register

Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.


Charles Dickens


#every #every man #man #many #men

Do not yield to misfortunes, but advance more boldly to meet them, as your fortune permits you.


Virgil


#boldly #fortune #meet #misfortunes #more

History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.


Edward Gibbon


#follies #history #little #mankind #misfortunes

I am disposed to be thus particular from the interest you take in our welfare and from the entire confidence I have in your knowing, that you will be sympathetic with us in our misfortunes.


John Hawley


#confidence #disposed #entire #i #i am

A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.


Joseph Addison


#cloudy #constitutions #day #great #influence

Properly speaking, history is nothing but the crimes and misfortunes of the human race.


Pierre Bayle


#history #human #human race #misfortunes #nothing






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