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Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shalt drink it with pleasure.
– Bible, Old Testament
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Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit (Perhaps it will be pleasing sometime to have remembered these things, from The Aeneid)
– Virgil
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FORTES FORTUNA ADIUVAT. (Fortune favors the brave.)
– Terence
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Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues.
– John Locke
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Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason.
– Francis Bacon
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Fortunate indeed, is the man who takes exactly the right measure of himself, and holds a just balance between what he can acquire and what he can use.
– Peter Mere Latham
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Fortunately art is a community effort --a small but select community living in a spiritualized world endeavoring to interpret the wars and the solitudes of the flesh.
– Allen Ginsberg
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Fortunately science, like that nature to which it belongs, is neither limited by time nor by space. It belongs to the world, and is of no country and no age. The more we know, the more we feel our ignorance the more we feel how much remains unknown.
– Humphrey Davy
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Fortunately [psychoanalysis] is not the only way to resolve inner conflicts. Life itself still remains a very effective therapist.
– Karen Horney
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Fortunately, I arrived just at that moment, picked her up and carried her back to Miss Eagar, who was still talking about Dreyfus.
– Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
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Fortunately, psychoanalysis is not the only way to resolve inner conflicts. Life itself remains a very effective therapist.
– Karen Horney
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Fortunately, somewhere between chance and mystery lies imagination, the only thing that protects our freedom, despite the fact that people keep trying to reduce it or kill it off altogether.
– Luis Buñuel
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Fortunately, the second-to-last bug has just been fixed.
– Ray Simard
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Fortunately, the time has long passed when people liked to regard the United States as some kind of melting pot, taking men and women from every part of the world and converting them into standardized, homogenized Americans. We are, I think, much more mature and wise today. Just as we welcome a world of diversity, so we glory in an America of diversity -- an America all the richer for the many different and distinctive strands of which it is woven.
– Hubert Humphrey
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Fortune can, for her pleasure, fools advance,
And toss them on the wheels of Chance.

– Juvenal
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Fortune can, for her pleasure, fools advance, And toss them on the wheels of Chance.
– Juvenal
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Fortune does not change men, it unmasks them.
– Suzanne Necker
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Fortune favors the bold.
– Virgil
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Fortune favors the brave.
– Virgil
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Fortune favors the prepared mind.
– Louis Pasteur
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Fortune gives too much to many, enough to none.
– Martial
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Fortune helps the brave.
– Terence
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Fortune is a giver and a taker.
– Polish Proverb
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Fortune is a great deceiver. She sells very dear the things she seems to give us.
– Vincent Voiture
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Fortune is like a wall that falls on those who lean on it.
– Vikrant Parsai
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