1 can only wish that your wooing may prosper as mine has.
2 I think you will prosper, for the sincere wish to be good is half the battle.
3 Ill deeds do not prosper, and the weak confound the strong.
4 Still it has pleased heaven to prosper my work in the situation which I now hold.
5 Ulysses smiled at him and answered, "Fear not; Telemachus has saved your life, that you may know in future, and tell other people, how greatly better good deeds prosper than evil ones."
6 All hail, therefore, and may the gods prosper you.
7 Such half-and-half doings never prosper.
8 The sole places that seemed to prosper amid the general blight of the place, were the public-houses; and in them, the lowest orders of Irish were wrangling with might and main.
9 It is not all in all sufficient to be wicked in order to prosper.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 4: CHAPTER III—THE LARK
10 Geniuses flash forth there, the red tails prosper there.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—ECCE PARIS, ECCE HOMO
11 Phoebus heard, and inly granted half his vow to prosper, half he shred into the flying breezes.
12 Where fortune seemed to allow and the Destinies granted Latinus' estate to prosper, I shielded Turnus and thy city.
13 On the contrary, they behaved towards the Romans as men behave towards those whom they see prosper, rather taking their part and courting their friendship.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo MachiavelliContext Highlight In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I.
14 No race can prosper till it learns that there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. WashingtonContext Highlight In Chapter XIV.
15 Well, there, sir, is another proof that good people are never rewarded on this earth, and that none but the wicked prosper.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 26. The Pont du Gard Inn.