Quotes on prosperity

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The human race has had long experience and a fine tradition in surviving adversity. But we now face a task for which we have little experience, the task of surviving prosperity.
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Alan Gregg Quotes

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In times of prosperity friends will be plenty, in times of adversity not one in twenty.
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English Proverb Quotes

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There is in every true woman's heart a spark of heavenly fire, which lies dormant in the broad daylight of prosperity; but which kindles up, and beams and blazes in the dark hour of adversity.
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Washington Irving Quotes

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Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes

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Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity is a greater.
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William Hazlitt Quotes

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In its broadest ecological context, economic development is the development of more intensive ways of exploiting the natural environment.
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Richard Wilkinson Quotes

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Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes, and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.
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Francis Bacon Quotes

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Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant.
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Horace Quotes

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Men can bear all things except good days.
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Dutch Proverb Quotes

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Human prosperity never rests but always craves more, till blown up with pride it totters and falls. From the opulent mansions pointed at by all passers-by none warns it away, none cries, "Let no more riches enter!"
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Aeschylus Quotes

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