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Fortune Files

These are fortune archives -- collections of quotes, stories and witty phrases that can be displayed by a variety of fortune programs. They have been collected from a variety of locations; I aim to collect and index as many as possible.


  • Author: Terry Pratchett
  • Compiler: Andreas Gohr
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  • Dune

  • Author: Robert Herbert
  • Description: Various quotes from the science fiction series Dune
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  • Forest Gump

  • Compiler: Andreas Gohr
  • Description: Various quotes from the movie Forrest Gump
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  • Jefferson

  • Description: Quotes from Thomas Jefferson
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  • Romeo and Juliet

  • Author: William Shakespeare
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  • Tao Te Ching

  • Author: Lao Tse
  • Description: Excerpts from Tao Te Ching
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  • William Gibson

  • Author: William Gibson
  • Compiler: Unknown
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