Quotes 1 till 5 of 5.
Edward M. Forster
English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-19700
Failure or success seem to have been allotted to men by their stars. But they retain the power of wriggling, of fighting with their star or against it, and in the whole universe the only really interesting movement is this wriggle.
Roman poet 70-19 BC0
I have lived, and I have run the course which fortune allotted me; and now my shade shall descend illustrious to the grave.
Other nations have tried to check... the fulfillment of our manifest destiny to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly multiplying millions.
British Dramatist, Poet 1564-15930
You stars that reigned at my nativity, whose influence hath allotted death and hell.
American writer 1880-1968-1
It is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length.