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We create our fate every day we live

Henry Miller Quotes

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What need I fear of thee? But yet I'll make assurance double sure, and take a bond of fate: thou shalt not live; That I may tell pale-hearted fear it lies, And sleep in spite of thunder

William Shakespeare Quotes

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Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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The bow is bent, the arrow flies, The winged shaft of fate.

Ira Frederick Aldridge Quotes , Source: On William Tell (st. 12)

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No power or virtue of man could ever have deserved that what has been fated should not have taken place. [Lat., Nulla vis humana vel virtus meruisse unquam potuit, ut, quod praescripsit fatalis ordo, non fiat.]

Marcellinus Ammianus (Ammianus Marcellinus) Quotes , Source: Historia (XXIII)

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As the bird by wandering, as the swallow by flying, so the curse causeless shall not come.

Bible Quotes , Source: Proverbs (ch. XXVI, v. 2)

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Things and actions are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be; why then should we desire to be deceived?

Bishop Joseph Butler Quotes , Source: Sermon VII--On the Character of Balaam (last paragraph)

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Fate has carried me 'Mid the thick arrows: I will keep my stand-- Not shrink and let the shaft pass by my breast To pierce another.

George Eliot (pseudonym of Mary Ann Evans Cross) Quotes , Source: The Spanish Gypsy (bk. III)

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Fate is for those too weak to determine their own destiny.

Kamran Hamid Quotes

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But God is the judge: he putteth down one, and setteth up another.

Bible Quotes , Source: Psalms (ch. LXXV, v. 7)

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Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling.

Seneca Quotes

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Each man is the architect of his own fate.

Appius Claudius Quotes

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Fate chooses our relatives, we choose our friends.

Heinrich von Pierer Quotes

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Unhappy is the fate of one who tries to win his battles and succeed in his attacks without cultivating the spirit of enterprise, for the result is waste of time and general stagnation.

Sun Tzu Quotes

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What fates impose, that men must needs abide; It boots not to resist both wind and tide

William Shakespeare Quotes

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The dawn is overcast, the morning lowers, And heavily in clouds brings on the day, The great, the important day, big with the fate Of Cato, and of Rome.

Joseph Addison Quotes , Source: Cato (act I, sc. 1)

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Yet who shall shut out Fate?

Edwin Arnold Quotes , Source: Light of Asia (bk. III, l. 336)

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The heart is its own Fate.

Philip James Bailey Quotes , Source: Festus (sc. Wood and Water, Sunset)

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Let those deplore their doom, Whose hope still grovels in this dark sojourn: But lofty souls, who look beyond the tomb, Can smile at Fate, and wonder how they mourn.

James Beattie Quotes , Source: The Minstrel (bk. I)

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Yet what are they, the learned and the great? Awhile of longer wonderment the theme! Who shall presume to prophesy their date, Where nought is certain save the uncertainty of fate? - Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher,

Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher Quotes , Source: Rejected Addresses--By Lord Cui Bono

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Fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.

Elizabeth Bowen Quotes , Source: The House in Paris (pt. 2, ch. 2)

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Many things happen between the cup and the lip.

Robert Burton Quotes , Source: Anatomy of Melancholy (pt. II, sec. II, memb. 3)

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Success, the mark no mortal wit, Or surest hand, can always hit: For whatsoe'er we perpetrate, We do but row, we're steer'd by Fate, Which in success oft disinherits, For spurious causes, noblest merits.

Samuel Butler (1) Quotes , Source: Hudibras (pt. I, canto I, l. 879)

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Here's a sigh to those who love me, And a smile to those who hate; And whatever sky's above me, Here's a heart for every fate.

Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) Quotes , Source: To Thomas Moore (st. 2)

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To bear is to conquer our fate.

Thomas Campbell Quotes , Source: On Visiting a Scene in Argyleshire

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