It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
Luck affects everything; let your hook always be cast.
I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
To find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
Fortune knocks at every man's door once in a life, but in a good many cases the man is in a neighboring saloon and does not hear her.
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
Happiness consists more in small conveniences or pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life.
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
Has fortune dealt you some bad cards. Then let wisdom make you a good gamester.
Too much good fortune can make you smug and unaware. Happiness should be like an oasis, the greener for the desert that surrounds it.
Those men and women are fortunate who are born at a time when a great struggle for human freedom is in progress.
Only learn to seize good fortune, for good fortune's always here.
Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, 'This is a misfortune' but 'To bear this worthily is good fortune.'
Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing.
Success is the good fortune that comes from aspiration, desperation, perspiration,and inspiration.