Luck Quotes

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Orthodox medicine has not found an answer to your complaint. However, luckily for you, I happen to be a quack.
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The lucky man is he who knows how much to leave to chance.
C. S. Forester, Commodore Hornblowe
Diligence is the mother of good luck.
American Prove
Luck is when preparation meets opportunity.
Neil Peart

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It will generally be found that men who are constantly lamenting their ill luck are only reaping the consequences of their own neglect, mismanagement, and improvidence, or want of application.
Samuel Smiles
Never expose yourself unnecessarily to danger; a miracle may not save you... and if it does, it will be deducted from your share of luck or merit.
The Talmud
A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck.
James A. Garfield
Children need encouragement. So if a kid gets an answer right, tell him it was a lucky guess. That way, he develops a good, lucky feeling.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100%.
Langston Coleman
Ill - Luck, you know, seldom comes alone.
Miguel de Cervantes
An occasional lucky guess as to what makes a wife tick is the best a man can hope for, Even then, no sooner has he learned how to cope with the tick than she tocks.
Ogden Nash
What luck for rulers that men do not think.
Adolf Hitle
As ill - Luck would have it.
Miguel de Cervantes
Luck is a tag given by the mediocre to account for the accomplishments of genius.
Robert A. Heinlein
Care and diligence bring luck.
Thomas Fulle
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100 percent.
Langston Coleman
This is the third time; I hope good luck lies in odd numbers.... There is divinity in odd numbers, either in nativity, chance, or death.
William Shakespeare, "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Act 5 scene 1
Some folks say it was a miracle. Saint Francis suddenly appeared and knocked the next pitch clean over the fence. But I think it was just a lucky swing.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Beyond talent lie all the usual words: discipline, love, luck - - But, most of all, endurance.
James Baldwin
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Seneca
Never have anything to do with an unlucky place, or an unlucky man. I have seen many clever men, very clever men, who had not shoes to their feet. I never act with them. Their advice sounds very well, but they cannot get on themselves; and if they cannot do good to themselves, how can they do good for me?
Rothschild
Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.
Don Schula
The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest possible amount of feathers with the smallest amount of hissing.
Jean Baptiste Colbert
True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.
John Hay, Distichs, latter 19th century
What is a seer? A man who with luck tells the truth sometimes, with frequent falsehoods, but when his luck deserts him, collapses then and there.
Achilles, Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis 955
I am a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Stephen Butler Leacock
True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.
John Hay
Peter Good luck with your layoffs, alright, I hope your firings go really, really well.
Office Space
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck men risk theirs.
Oscar Wilde
Luck is the residue of design.
Branch Rickey, Communication Bulletin for Managers & Supervisors, June 2004
Graham See what you have to ask yourself is what kind of person are you Are you the kind that sees signs, sees miracles Or do you believe that people just get lucky Or, look at the question this way Is it possible that there are no coincidences.
Signs
Be ready when opportunity comes... Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.
Roy D. Chapin, Jr.
Friends LOVE misery, in fact. Sometimes, especially if we are too luck or too successful or too pretty, our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
Erica Jong
At the age of eleven or thereabouts women acquire a poise and an ability to handle difficult situations which a man, if he is lucky, manages to achieve somewhere in the later seventies.
P. G. Wodehouse, Uneasy Money
Has anyone supposed it lucky to be born? I hasten to inform him or her that it is just as lucky to die, and I know it.
Walt Whitman, "Leaves of Grass".
Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.
Author Unknown
Some people are so fond of ill - Luck that they run half - way to meet it.
Douglas Gerald