The author of your own misfortune formal noun phrase
This is an idiom refering to someone responsible for their own misfortune.
Because he teased the dog, now he has to receive rabies vaccination. He is the author of his own misfortune.
You don't do so you don't eat. You are the author of your own misfortune.
The company swindled so it has to be responsible for itself. It is the author of its own misfortune.
Tommy just took off the hang glider with no protective gear and no phone. He ended up in hospital but no one is too sorry for him - he was the author of his own misfortune.
The exact origin of this idiom is unknown. It is known that this idiom has been used for a very long time.
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Said when someone feels happy or surprised as something good has occured
During the course, he was an incompetent student, however, he managed to pass the exam with good results. Wonders will never cease!