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Fate

Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.

Confucius (BC 551-BC 479) Chinese philosopher.

Whatever limits us we call fate.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside as fate.

Carl Gustav Jung (1875-1961) Swiss psychologist and psychiatrist.

The wheel of fortune turns round incessantly, and who can say to himself, ''I shall today be uppermost.''

Confucius (BC 551-BC 479) Chinese philosopher.

Throw a lucky man into the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.

Arabian proverb

One must either be the hammer or the anvil.

German proverb

Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.

Friedrich Schiller (1759-1805) German dramatist, poet and historian.

It's the niceties that make the difference fate gives us the hand, and we play the cards.

Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860) German philosopher.

The fates lead the willing, and drag the unwilling.

Seneca (4 BC-65) Roman philosopher and playwright.

Fate rules the affairs of men, with no recognizable order.

Seneca (4 BC-65) Roman philosopher and playwright.

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