Wheel of Fortune
(The). Fortuna, the goddess, is represented
on ancient monuments with a wheel in her hand, emblematical of her
Though Fortune's malice overthrow my state.
My mind exceeds the compass of her wheel.
3 Henry VI., iv. 3.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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