Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. fortune, L. fortuna,; akin to fors, fortis, chance, prob. fr. ferre, to bear, bring. See Bear to support, and cf. Fortuitous
She took this stout, untidily-dressed woman for the fortune-teller's servant.
"The Chink in the Armour" by Marie Belloc Lowndes
Others will address themselves not to us but to our fortunes.
"Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II" by Caius Cornelius Tacitus
Iris was loath to leave Fortune's side, but Fortune bent down and whispered to her to obey.
"A Little Mother to the Others" by L. T. Meade
Fortunately for the adventurers of his period, his belief in his mission was unshakable.
"South America" by W. H. Koebel
Fortunately this conception of the Unknown is now largely of the past.
"Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie" by Andrew Carnegie
Certain symbols are invariably signs of approaching good-fortune: certain others of threatened ill-luck.
"Tea-Cup Reading, and the Art of Fortune-Telling by Tea Leaves" by 'A Highland Seer'
Why, that is a fortune!
"A Crooked Path" by Mrs. Alexander
Three quarter-dollar pieces composed my whole fortune in money.
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
The man fortunate enough to get twenty shares is sure to make a fortune.
"The Von Toodleburgs" by F. Colburn Adams
And this we did, and were sufficiently fortunate to capture the northern point of the kop.
"Three Years' War" by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
And if fortune at last should beam
Upon my obscure path, a gleam
Of sunshine from Thy upper realm,
I know the sunshine, Lord, is Thine.
"My Prayer" by Samuel Alfred Beadle
This love is fortunate and fair,
Behind its veil of fallen hair;
This love has soft and clinging arms,
And a kind bosom, warm and bare.
"Ecstasy" by Clark Ashton Smith
Clustered stanzas change like seething
Wax at fortune-telling times.
He will bless the sleeping children
With the steam of molten rhymes.
"Humble home. But rum, and charcoal..." by Boris Pasternak
'When fortune rewarded my toil,
And my nets, deeply-laden, I drew,
I hurried me home with the spoil,
And its inmates rejoic'd at the view.
"The Old Fisherman" by Matilda Betham
With fortune I would part,
And privilege resign,
Could I but have his heart,
And he have mine . . .
Then suddenly I knew
My wish was true.
"Cardiac" by Robert W Service
If haply health and fortune bless,
We feel as if on us they shone;
If sickness and if sorrow press,
Then feeling makes their woes our own.
"Lines _Upon The Death Of The Lady Of Lieutenant-Colonel Adams_," by Sir John Carr
(FORTUNE Magazine) – Some years ago, officials of the US Olympic Committee spotted a curious correlation in international sports.
The holiday-themed cookies are filled with funny messages instead of the traditional, vague fortune.
If the Internet has wrecked your career, make fortune cookies.
(FORTUNE Magazine) – YOU'VE HEARD BEFORE that farming is a crazy business.
(FORTUNE Magazine) – FOR MILLIONS of Americans, camping season begins when they dig through their basements and garages and unpack their Coleman gear.
(FORTUNE Magazine) – The death of Kjeston "Michelle" Rodgers was, by all accounts, an accident.
73 Fortune: self made Source: Real estate.
Fortune cookies give advice in a few words.
Before you spend a fortune rectifying the problem, check out free programs.
"I am so fortunate that I get to sit next to Howard when he cri tiques 'Idol' every week at home," Ostrosky told Page Six.
I was fortunate enough to kill a 23.5 lb Tom with a 11.75 " beard and 1" spurs, after a wonderful hunt.
(FORTUNE Magazine) – Kanwal Rekhi's got these big eyes that flicker when he talks.
It's a pain when FedEx ( FDX, Fortune 500) arrives to deliver your package and you're not home.
Buhl has written for the New York Post, Hearst CT Newspapers, Fortune.com, Trader Monthly, and Dealbreaker.
It would seem the winds of fortune have finally changed for the better when it comes to the construction industry.
Fortunately, there is a canonical way to ﬁnd them by putting H ’s from the leftmost string of weight λ2 or − until it reach to the desired position.
Jones-Wenzl idempotents For Rank 2 Simple Lie algebras
Does this suggest how to construct a probability transition function P based on eP that satisﬁes detailed balance with respect to π? Yes, fortunately it does.
Nonparametric Bayesian Classification
Fortunately, there will be no need to compute hΨ ; it is enough to note that it is non-negative.
Nonparametric Bayesian Classification
Fortunately, we can construct as follows a direct protocol to saturate the bound without resorting to any additional resource.
Optimal dense coding with arbitrary pure entangled states
First, the extra parameters associated with the initial conditions introduce severe degeneracies which limit our ability to reconstruct the cosmology (Trotta et al. 2001, 2003), even though this can fortunately be remedied by using polarization information (Bucher et al. 2001; Trotta & Durrer 2004).
The isocurvature fraction after WMAP 3-year data