Showing posts with label Misfortune. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Misfortune. Show all posts
“If, for instance, Mr Gladstone were to fall into the river, that would be a misfortune. But if anyone were to pull him out, that would be a calamity.”Benjamin Disraeli (1804 – 81) British prime minister (difference between calamity and misfortune)
Misfortune Quotes - Benjamin Disraeli

Misfortune Quotes - Benjamin Disraeli

“If, for instance, Mr Gladstone were to fall into the river, that would be a misfortune. But if anyone were to pull him out, that would be a calamity.”Benjamin Disraeli (1804 – 81) British prime minister (difference between calamity and misfortune)
“Fortune knocks once, but misfortune has much more patience.”Laurence J. Peter (1919 – 90) Canadian educator and writer
Famous Quotes - Fortune - Laurence Peter

Famous Quotes - Fortune - Laurence Peter

“Fortune knocks once, but misfortune has much more patience.”Laurence J. Peter (1919 – 90) Canadian educator and writer
“Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother.”W. Somerset Maugham (1874 – 1965) British novelist and short story writer
Mother Quotes - Somerset Maugham

Mother Quotes - Somerset Maugham

“Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother.”W. Somerset Maugham (1874 – 1965) British novelist and short story writer