Quotes by fate

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  • Plutarch
    Plutarch
    Greek biographer and essayist 46-120 AD
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    In human life there is constant change of fortune; and it is unreasonable to expect an exemption from the common fate. Life itself decays, and all things are daily changing.
  • Margaret Oliphant
    Margaret Oliphant
    British writer, historian 1828-1897
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    It has been my fate in a long life of production to be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry, a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art.
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
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    It is crucial for the future of the Black liberation struggle that we remain ever mindful that ours is a shared struggle, that we are each other's fate.
  • Thomas Henry Huxley
    Thomas Henry Huxley
    English biologist 1825-1895
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    It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.
  • Thomas Henry Huxley
    Thomas Henry Huxley
    English biologist 1825-1895
    Thomas Henry Huxley
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    It is the fate of new truths to begin as heresies and end and superstitions.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    It is the strange fate of man, that even in the greatest of evils the fear of the worst continues to haunt him.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
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    It is to be remarked that a good many people are born curiously unfitted for the fate waiting them on this earth.
  • William Ernest Henley
    William Ernest Henley
    English poet, critic and editor 1849-1903
    William Ernest Henley
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    It matters not how strait the gate,
    How charged with punishments the scroll,
    I am the master of my fate,
    I am the captain of my soul.
    Source: Invictus
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
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    It seems our fate to be incorrect (look where we live, for example), and in our incorrectness stand.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    It seems to be the fate of idealists to obtain what they have struggled for in a form which destroys their ideals.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    It's the niceties that make the difference fate gives us the hand, and we play the cards.
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
    Les Brown
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    Just because Fate doesn’t deal you the right cards, it doesn’t mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.
  • Aaron Hill
    Aaron Hill
    English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
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    Let never man be bold enough to say, Thus, and no farther shall my passion stray: The first crime, past, compels us into more, And guilt grows fate, that was but choice, before.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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    Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate; still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait.
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
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    Live not as though there were a thousand years ahead of you. Fate is at your elbow; make yourself good while life and power are still yours.
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