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Out of the deep depths of misfortune comes bliss.
Though someone is just sitting at home, misfortune can descend on him from Heaven above.
To be happy, avoid sin; to avoid misfortune, examine your faults.
Fortune acquired improperly will be followed by misfortune.
Man may chose to do good or evil, and to bring on himself fortune or misfortune.
For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune.
Never in misfortune nor in prosperity may I share my dwelling with the tribe of women.
It was the misfortune of poetry, to be seldom safely enjoyed by those who enjoyed it completely; and that the strong feelings whic ...
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
There is scarcely a young lady in the united kingdoms, who would not rather put up with the misfortune of being sought by a clever ...
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