Fortunes Quotes

Quotes tagged as "fortunes" Showing 1-11 of 11
Roman Payne
“I regained my soul through literature after those times I'd lost it to wild-eyed gypsy girls on the European streets.”
Roman Payne, Rooftop Soliloquy

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Some of the best things that have ever happened to us wouldn’t have happened to us, if it weren’t for some of the worst things that have ever happened to us.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Charles Dickens
“There was not one straight floor from the foundation to the roof; the ceilings were so fantastically clouded by smoke and dust, that old woman might have told fortunes in them better than in grouts of tea;”
Charles Dickens, Little Dorrit

Neil Gaiman
“Dolorita Hunsickle says that the chipmunks tell your fortune if you catch them but I never did. She says a chipmunk told her she would grow up to be a famous ballerina and that she would die of consumption unloved in a boardinghouse in Prague.”
Neil Gaiman, Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fiction and Illusions

Israelmore Ayivor
“Never let hatred give you an escort. It will drag your attention from all fortunes along the way.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Frontpage: Leadership Insights from 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Thoughts

“If misfortune finds us, it will not find a home among us, for our hearts will give it no berth, as we birth the fortunes, misfortune missed.”
Tom Althouse

Israelmore Ayivor
“Those who broadcast your messy failures are the same people who will telecast your mass fortunes. But this can only happen when you accept your responsibility to turn your life around!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I can amass countless fortunes and yet stand with empty hands. I can seek God and have fortunes that fill countless hands.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough, Flecks of Gold on a Path of Stone: Simple Truths for Profound Living

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Life holds timeless fortunes for you.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Anne Tyler
“Justine hated pantsuits. Whenever she saw one, she had an urge to tell the owner some scandalous fortune, loudly enough to be heard everywhere: 'The father of your next-to-last baby has run off with a cigar-smoking redhead.”
Anne Tyler, Searching for Caleb

Kio Briggs
“but to succeed we must commit to it, we must believe that it is the thing for us, it is where our happiness and fortune lies.”
Kio Briggs, Living Free: The High Philosophy