Misfortune

The greatest misfortune of the wise man and the greatest unhappiness of the fool are based upon convention.

Franz Schubert

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I gather from a lawyer that there was a rehearsal yesterday. We haven't a hope. I know the presiding judge too: I've had the misfortune to sleep with his wife. He was specially picked.

Alphonse Karr

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Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.

Aristotle

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Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.

Aesop

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