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Quotations on Calamity

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Calamities are of two kinds. Misfortune to ourselves, and good fortune to others.

~ Ambrose Bierce

Calamity is virtue's opportunity.

~ Seneca

Calamity is man's true touchstone.

~ Beaumont and Fletcher

He who forsees calamities, suffers them twice over.

~ Beilby Porteus

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