Quotes by fate

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  • Sir William Watson
    Sir William Watson
    English poet 1858-1935
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    His friends he loved. His direst earthly foes - cats - I believe he did but feign to hate. My hand will miss the insinuated nose, mine eyes the tail that wagg'd contempt at Fate.
  • Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
    Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
    German Statesman, Philologist 1767-1835
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    How a person masters his fate is more important than what his fate is.
  • Terence
    Terence
    Roman writer of comedies BC 185-159
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    How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.
  • Thomas Mann
    Thomas Mann
    German Author, Critic 1875-1955
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    Human reason needs only to will more strongly than fate, and she is fate.
  • Vincent Van Gogh
    Vincent Van Gogh
    Dutch Painter 1853-1890
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    I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.
  • William Ernest Henley
    William Ernest Henley
    English poet, critic and editor 1849-1903
    William Ernest Henley
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    I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
  • David Gemmell
    David Gemmell
    British author of heroic fantasy 1948-2006
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    I don't know yet whether I fully believe in fate, but certain things do happen in a man's life that he cannot explain.
    Source: Legend (2011)
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    I love Italian opera - it's so reckless. Damn Wagner, and his bellowings at Fate and death. Damn Debussy, and his averted face. I like the Italians who run all on impulse, and don't care about their immortal souls, and don't worry about the ultimate.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
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    I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value of the gifts useful to life.
  • Alice Hoffman
    Alice Hoffman
    American novelist 1952-
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    I think we are bound to, and by, nature. We may want to deny this connection and try to believe we control the external world, but every time there's a snowstorm or drought, we know our fate is tied to the world around us.
  • Abraham Cowley
    Abraham Cowley
    English poet
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    I would not fear nor wish my fate,
    But boldly say each night,
    To-morrow let my sun his beams display,
    Or in clouds hide them; I have lived today.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    If all of us acted in unison as I act individually there would be no wars and no poverty. I have made myself personally responsible for the fate of every human being who has come my way.
  • Ogden Nash
    Ogden Nash
    American poet 1902-1971
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    If you are really Master of your Fate, it shouldn't make any difference to you whether Cleopatra or the Bearded Lady is your mate.
  • Amy Tan
    Amy Tan
    American author 1952-
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    If you can't change your fate, change your attitude.
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