Fortunes Related Quotes



Let us remember, when we are inclined to be disheartened, that the private soldier is a poor judge of the fortunes of a great battle.

William Ralph Inge


?In great cities men are brought together by the desire of gain. They are not in a state of co-operation, but of isolation, as to the making of fortunes; and for all the rest they are careless of neighbors. Christianity teaches us to love our neighbor as ourselves; modern society acknowledges no neighbor.?

Benjamin Disraeli


I don't know, but I stepped on a scale that gives fortunes and the card read Come back in 15 minutes alone.

Frank Layden


the Sanctuary was reserved for the rich and elite--those with fortunes, not soldiers of fortune.

Drew Karpyshyn


It is observed in the course of worldly things, that men's fortunes are oftener made by their tongues than by their virtues; and more men's fortunes overthrown thereby than by vices.

Walter Raleigh


Thus at the flaming forge of life Our fortunes must be wrought; Thus on its sounding anvil shaped Each burning deed and thought!

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


...there was no such thing as curses. People make and break their own fortunes -they are the masters of their own fate.

Ally Carter


Go home all you boys who fought with me and help build up the shattered fortunes of our old state

Robert E. Lee


Most men I know, pissed away their fortunes. I'm the only one I know, that made a fortune pissin'

Frank Costello


I hope I don't sound like an old-fashioned stick-in-the-mud, but when I hear about people making vast fortunes without doing any productive work or contributing anything to society, my reaction is: â??How can I get in on that?

Dave Barry