Saturday, 11 May 2013

Misfortunes


If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart. - Socrates

It is a good thing to learn caution from the misfortunes of others. - Publilius Syrus

Look at misfortune the same way you look at success – Dont Panic! Do your best and forget the consequences. - Walt Alston

Misfortune shows those who are not really friends. - Aristotle

Misfortune tests the sincerity of friends. - Unknown

Misfortunes never come singly. - Unknown

Nothing is so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it to be expecting evil before it comes. - Seneca

Some people think that all the world should share their misfortunes, though they do not share in the sufferings of any one else. - A. Poincelot 

The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us. - Voltaire

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