Quotes by misfortune
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Arthur Christopher Benson
English essayist, poet, author and academic 1862-1925
The worst sorrows in life are not in its losses and misfortune, but its fears.
French aphorism writer 19th century
There are some people who think that all the world should share their misfortune, although they do not share in the sufferings of anybody else.
Irish writer 1854-1900
To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune... to lose both seems like carelessness.
Honoré de Balzac
French writer 1799-1850
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
Charles Edward Jerningham
English aphorist 1854-1921
When two laugh it is certain a misfortune has happened - to a third.Source: The maxims of Marmaduke
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I confess, that to my misfortune, it is soft.
American writer 1842-1914
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortune to ourselves, and good fortune to others.
Austrian novelist and philosopher 1905-
Every decision is liberating, even if it leads to disaster. Otherwise, why do so many people walk upright and with open eyes into their misfortune?
French philosopher 1909-1943
With no matter what human being, taken individually, I always find reasons for concluding that sorrow and misfortune do not suit him; either because he seems too mediocre for anything so great, or, on the contrary, too precious to be destroyed.
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