Luck Quotes

Jack handey deep thoughts - children need encouragement. so if a kid gets an...
Stephen butler leacock - i am a great believer in luck and i find the...

I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it... The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
Samuel Goldwyn
Be ready when opportunity comes... Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.
Roy D. Chapin, Jr.
Luck is when preparation meets opportunity.
Neil Peart
Geniuses are the luckiest of mortals because what they must do is the same as what they most want to do.
Wystan Hugh Auden

Andrew w. mathis - it is bad luck to be superstitious....
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Thomas Jefferson
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100 percent.
Langston Coleman
I never knew an early - Rising, hard - working, prudent man, careful of his earnings, and strictly honest who complained of bad luck.
Henry Ward Beeche
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
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
He who does not venture has no luck.
Mexican Prove
Happiness is always a by - Product. It is probably a matter of temperament, and for anything I know it may be glandular. But it is not something that can be demanded from life, and if you are not happy you had better stop worrying about it and see what treasures you can pluck from your own brand of unhappiness.
Robertson Davies
Care and diligence bring luck.
Thomas Fulle
It is not a lucky word, this name impossible; no good comes of those who have it so often in their mouths.
Thomas Carlyle
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
Listen to all, plucking a feather from every passing goose, but, follow no one absolutely.
Chinese Prove
If you were born lucky, even your rooster will lay eggs.
Assyrian Prove
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
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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 only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
Harry Golden
Luck is a tag given by the mediocre to account for the accomplishments of genius.
Robert A. Heinlein
Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.
Don Schula
A best friend it like a four leaf clover - Hard to find, and lucky to have.
Unknown
The harder you work, the luckier you get.
Plato
The lucky man is he who knows how much to leave to chance.
C. S. Forester, Commodore Hornblowe
Some people are so fond of ill - Luck that they run half - way to meet it.
Douglas Jerrold
If we are lucky, we can give in and rest without feeling guilty. We can stop doing and concentrate on being.
Kathleen Norris, O Magazine, July 2003
Go and wake up your luck.
Persian Prove
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
Peter Good luck with your layoffs, alright, I hope your firings go really, really well.
Office Space
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
Samuel Goldwyn
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
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100%.
Langston Coleman
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
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
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily this is not difficult.
Charlotte Whitton
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".