Prosperity Quotes - Page 2

It requires a strong constitution to withstand repeated attacks of prosperity.
– J. L. Basford

Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for.
– Brunswick

It is generally agreed, that few men are made better by affluence or exaltation.
– Samuel Johnson

The virtue of prosperity, is temperance; the virtue of adversity, is fortitude.
– Francis Bacon

A man is insensible to the relish of prosperity ’til he has tasted adversity.
– Proverb

Prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Francis Bacon

Oh, how portentous is prosperity! How comet-like, it threatens while it shines.
– Edward Young

We have produced a world of contented bodies and discontented minds.
– Adam Clayton

Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
– Goethe

They shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree.
– Bible

The prosperous man is never sure that he is loved for himself.
– Lucan

In prosperity prepare for a change; in adversity hope for one.
– Burgh

Economic advance is not the same thing as human progress.
– John Clapham

Prosperity is the surest breeder of insolence I know.
– Mark Twain

The desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.
– Bible

Prosperity makes some friends and many enemies.
– Vauvenargues

Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.
– Syrus

Pearls around the neck stones upon the heart.
– Hanan J. Ayalti

Grit riches and prosperitie Upfosteris vyce.
– Thomas Brown

When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
– Confucius