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Affliction is enamoured of thy parts, and thou art wedded to calamity.
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William Shakespeare

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All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.
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Jean Jacques Rousseau

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An accident is an inevitable occurrence due to the actions of immutable natural laws.
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Ambrose Bierce

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It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
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Publius Cornelius Tacitus

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Life itself is short, but lasts longer than misfortunes.
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Publilius Syrus

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Misfortune does not always result in harm.
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Italian Proverb

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Misfortunes tell us what fortune is.
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Thomas Fuller

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My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened.
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Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

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People of genius whenever they are faced with misfortune find resources within themselves.
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Brouhours

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Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
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R. Buckminster Fuller

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The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
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Aesop

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The world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willing avoids the sight of distress.
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W. Somerset Maugham

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There is always something infinitely mean about other people's tragedies.
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Oscar Wilde

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There is no greater misfortune, than to not be able to endure misfortune.
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Proverb

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There is something in the misfortune of our best friends which does not displease us.
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French Proverb

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To mourn a mischief that is past and gone is the next way to draw new mischief on.
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William Shakespeare

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When the tide of misfortune moves over you, even jelly will break your teeth
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Persian Proverb

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