Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
Fortune befriends the bold.
Venus favors the bold.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Noble bold is an accident of fortune; noble actions characterize the great.
Fortune favours the bold.
Fix reason firmly in her seat, and call to her tribunal every fact, every opinion. Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blindfolded fear.
Nothing contributes to the entertainment of the reader more, than the change of times and the vicissitudes of fortune.
Fortune, which has a great deal of power in other matters but especially in war, can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight forces.
Not many men have both good fortune and good sense.
I believe in censorship. I made a fortune out of it.
We secure our friends not by accepting favors but by doing them.
The life of a man who deliberately runs through his fortune often becomes a business speculation; his friends, his pleasures, patrons, and acquaintances are his capital.
Fortune sides with him who dares.
In criticism I will be bold, and as sternly, absolutely just with friend and foe. From this purpose nothing shall turn me.
The bold are helpless without cleverness.
I don't have space to enter into the examples or the history of this, so I'm left with having to make the bold statement that culture is extinct.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.
The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.
If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the story; if too large it trips him up, if too small it pinches him.
It's important for moms to have alone time. However, that's the first thing that goes on a busy day. Fortunately for me, because of my job, I have to find the time to do it. At least that's the way my mind sees it.
The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
Fortunately, we have a lot of really smart women in the business.
Be bold. If you're going to make an error, make a doozy, and don't be afraid to hit the ball.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.