Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors.
Technology favors horrible people.
Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones - with ingratitude.
May you taste the sweetest pleasures that fortune ere bestowed, and may all your friends remember all the favors you are owed.
In Africa people learn to serve each other. They live on credit balances of little favors that they give and may, one day, ask to have returned.
We will be handing out party favors and there will be champagne stations around the casino. There will be a balloon drop in the Crown Room at midnight.
Everyone is asking for favors, for special consideration.
Everything kind of favors us. We've got a great offensive presence when they step out there. You're throwing pretty much nine All-Stars at them. That's tough for any team to overmatch at times.
I know, and I think everyone in our party knows, that Twinkle in no way favors gambling in our state. I hate that she and her family has to suffer because of this.
We did them some favors on defense. That's what happens when you play on your heels instead of on your toes. We made some adjustments. Hopefully, we'll learn from those adjustments. We've got to.
He favors traffic improvements when it pertains to Utopia, but he opposes them when they pertain to the tribe.
It's a validation of our position all along that the Legislature had the authority to authorize a plate that favors normal childbirth over the practice of abortion.
The expected rate cut was confirmed, bringing in money from abroad. The fall in rates favors equities.
The decision is utterly mind-boggling despite all the evidence which favors the defendant.
If their vision fulfilled, anyone will be able to lookup who's paying politicians for favors. If something like that is functional for November, that's going to be interesting.
This is not a dramatic development, as Israel also favors a Middle East clean of nuclear weapons, when no threat will exist. The Iranian issue is what the UN is dealing with. The message is clear: Iran poses an immediate and terrifying global threat and it is good that the world has come to its senses.
Well, let it not be said that the administration is doing favors on behalf of the Church or other political purposes, or worst, the criminals at the expense of the proper implementation of the death penalty law.
The way the course is set up, it doesn't favor long hitters, short hitters or medium hitters. It favors good play.
That's the question. Is there corruption involved? Some improper exchange of favors or anything like that? We don't know that yet. Or is it at best evidence of incompetence -- somebody was simply asleep at the switch?
It's a huge change in philosophy. But (City Manager Anita Favors Thompson) has given me clear marching orders: Make this a world-class shelter and all that entails.
You will hear testimony from jailbirds looking for favors.
Any candidate for commissioner who wants the faith of California voters and consumers has to reject all contributions and favors from the industry -- period.
And I don't need no favors. I just need - this is what I've earned, this is where I'm at and that's how it goes.
Nothing personal about it, ... And it certainly was not a request for special favors, which we wouldn't have given him anyway.