The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
Arresting development, attacking science, and glorifying poverty is not the answer to the vices that attend prosperity.
Only those who spread treachery, fire, and death out of hatred for the prosperity of others are undeserving of pity.
Thus they have an idol that they petition for victory in war; another for success in their labors; and so for everything in which they seek or desire prosperity, they have their idols, which they honor and serve.
The weather and my mood have little connection. I have my foggy and my fine days within me; my prosperity or misfortune has little to do with the matter.
Innovation is the central issue in economic prosperity.
Only when a man’s life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him happy.
It is wisdom in prosperity, when all is as thou wouldn’t have it, to fear and suspect the worst.
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.