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And I thought the dead, who have already died, more fortunate than the living, who are still alive; but better than both is the on ...
We must pronounce him fortunate who has ended his life in fair prosperity.
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge ...
To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction.
Years hence, perhaps, may dawn an age,
More fortunate, alas! than we,
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O fortunate bride, who never again will become elated after
childbirth!
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What we learn for the sake of knowing, we hold; what we learn for the sake of accomplishing some ulterior end, we forget as soon a ...
We say ourselves fortunate to be driving by today.
That we may look at them, in their gardens where
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The more cultured a man, the less fortunate he is.
Though we cannot totally change our nature, we may in great measure correct it by reflection and philosophy; and some philosophy i ...
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