Luck Quotes

Jack handey deep thoughts - children need encouragement. so if a kid gets an...
Don schula - sure, luck means a lot in football. not having a...

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
I am a great believer in luck. The harder I work the more of it I seem to have.
Coleman Cox
Ill - Luck, you know, seldom comes alone.
Miguel de Cervantes
The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others it is in yourself alone.
Orison Swett Marden

Thomas carlyle - it is not a lucky word, this name impossible; no...
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.
Earl Wilson
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, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891
Let the minor genius go his light way and enjoy his life - The great nature cannot so live, he is never really in holiday mood, even though he often plucks flowers by the wayside and ties them into knots and garlands like little children and lays out on a sunny morning.
W. B. Yeats
In a way the CID man was pretty lucky, because outside the hospital the war was still going on. Men went mad and were rewarded with medals. All over the world, boys on every side of the bomb line were laying down their lives for what they had been told was their country, and no one seemed to mind, least of all the boys who were laying down their young lives.
Joesph Heller, Catch - 22
I am a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Stephen Butler Leacock
The lucky man is he who knows how much to leave to chance.
C. S. Forester, Commodore Hornblowe
It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.
Charles Baudelaire
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100%.
Langston Coleman
Luck is a tag given by the mediocre to account for the accomplishments of genius.
Robert A. Heinlein
Luck is when preparation meets opportunity.
Neil Peart
Go and wake up your luck.
Persian Prove
And thereof do I repent: I only plucked an occasional flower when I might have gathered an ample harvest of fruit - - Such are the just grounds for the regrets I have...
D. A. F. Sade, "Dialogue between a Priest and a Dying Man".
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
Care and diligence bring luck.
Thomas Fulle
I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird, and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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
The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.
Bret Harte
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
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
Some people are so fond of ill - Luck that they run half - way to meet it.
Douglas Gerald
Be ready when opportunity comes... Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.
Roy D. Chapin, Jr.
What a glorious garden of wonders the lights of Broadway would be to anyone lucky enough to be unable to read.
G. K. Chesterton
I fixed my eyes on the larget cloud, as if, when it passed out of my sight, I might have the good luck to pass with it.
Sylvia Plath, The Bell Ja
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
What luck for rulers that men do not think.
Adolf Hitle
Peter Good luck with your layoffs, alright, I hope your firings go really, really well.
Office Space
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beyond talent lie all the usual words: discipline, love, luck - - But, most of all, endurance.
James Baldwin
Luck is a very good word if you put a P before it.
Author Unknown
If you were born lucky, even your rooster will lay eggs.
Assyrian Prove
Luck? Sure. But only after long practice and only with the ability to think under pressure.
Babe Didrikson
Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.
John Dewey
Diligence is the mother of good luck.
American Prove