Quotes: befall

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  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    ''I have no name:'' I am but two days old. ''What shall I call thee?'' I happy am, ''Joy is my name.'' sweet joy befall thee!
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preserves constant ease and serenity within us; and more than countervails all the calamities and afflictions which can befall us from without.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    Captivity is the greatest of all evils that can befall one.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother.
  • John Paul II
    John Paul II
    Pope of the Catholic Church and sovereign of Vatican City 1920-2005
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    Have no fear of moving into the unknown. Simply step out fearlessly knowing that I am with you, therefore no harm can befall you; all is very, very well. Do this in complete faith and confidence.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    I have no name: I am but two days old. What shall I call thee? I happy am, Joy is my name. Sweet joy befall thee!
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
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    I hold it true, whatever befall;
    I feel it, when I sorrow most;
    'Tis better to have loved and lost
    Than never to have loved at all.
    Source: In Memoriam A. H. H.
  • Mary Shelly
    Mary Shelly
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    Let no man seek henceforth to be foretold what shall befall him or his children.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you.
    Source: Phaedrus
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    The end of birth is death; the end of death Is birth: this is ordained! and mournest thou, Chief of the stalwart arm! for what befalls Which could not otherwise befall?
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    The injuries that befall us unexpectedly are less severe than those which are deliberately anticipated.
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