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The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it.
Fate does not play jokes.
A man does not hurt his finger unless it is decreed from above.
That which God writes on thy forehead, thou wilt come to it.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
Men are in the hands of the Creator like reeds upon the water. They move to and fro... . The waves bend them into various directions, but they bend back... . They bend back to the position that was predestined for them. Such is man. There is no escape from the road on which he was told to go.
If we look on heaven and earth as a single crucible, and on the creator as the founder, would there be any place I could not go? When it is time, I will fall asleep, and when the right time comes, I will wake up again.
Superiority to Fate Is difficult to gain 'Tis not conferred of Any But possible to earn.
I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
Whatever limits us, we call Fate.
Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.