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Fate Quotes, Sayings about destiny

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Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.
– Ovid

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Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us something beyond our wishes.
– Goethe

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Control your fate or somebody else will ashesh.
– Heinrich von Pierer

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Kabira wept when he beheld the millstone roll, Of that which passes ‘twixt the stones, nought goes forth whole.
– Edward B. Eastwick

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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

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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

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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

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So long as fortune is favoring you, your defects will remain covered.
– Hazrat Ali

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Fate steals along with silent tread, Found oftenest in what least we dread; Frowns in the storm with angry brow, But in the sunshine strikes the blow.
– William Cowper

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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

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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

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

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Ask not what tomorrow may bring, but count as blessing every day that fate allows you.
– Horace

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We create our fate every day we live.
– Henry Miller

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

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Tis Fate that flings the dice, And as she flings Of kings makes peasants, And of peasants kings.
– John Dryden

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The wine is poured, you should drink it.
– Thomas Campbell

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Everything comes gradually at its appointed hour.
– Anonymous

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Character is destiny.
– Heraclitus

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They are raised on high that they may be dashed to pieces with a greater fall.
– Claudian