Luck Quotes

Chinese prove - listen to all, plucking a feather from every...
Don schula - sure, luck means a lot in football. not having a...

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
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Abraham Lincoln
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
Luck always seems to be against the man who depends on it.
Author Unknown

Seneca - luck is what happens when preparation meets...
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily this is not difficult.
Charlotte Whitton
Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique and not too much imagination.
Christopher Isherwood
Peter Good luck with your layoffs, alright, I hope your firings go really, really well.
Office Space
Luck is the residue of design.
Branch Rickey, Communication Bulletin for Managers & Supervisors, June 2004
A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck.
James A. Garfield
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100 percent.
Langston Coleman
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
For a true writer each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.
Ernest Hemingway, in his Nobel Prize acceptance speech
What a glorious garden of wonders the lights of Broadway would be to anyone lucky enough to be unable to read.
G. K. Chesterton
The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
Harry Golden
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
I am a great believer in luck. The harder I work the more of it I seem to have.
Coleman Cox
Every political system is an accumulation of habits, customs, prejudices, and principles that have survived a long process of trial and error and of ceaseless response to changing circumstances. If the system works well on the whole, it is a lucky accident - - The luckiest, indeed, that can befall a society.
Edward C. Banfield
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
Successful people are very lucky. Just ask any failure.
Michael Levine, Lessons at the Halfway Point
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
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
Samuel Goldwyn
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
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100%.
Langston Coleman
The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.
Bret Harte
Some people are so fond of ill - Luck that they run half - way to meet it.
Douglas Gerald
Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known.
Garrison Keillo
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
As ill - Luck would have it.
Miguel de Cervantes
The fact remains that the overwhelming majority of people who have become wealthy have become so thanks to work they found profoundly absorbing. The long term study of people who eventually became wealthy clearly reveals that their luck arose from accidental dedication they had to an arena they enjoyed.
Srully Blotnick
Old birds are hard to pluck.
German prove
The lucky man is he who knows how much to leave to chance.
C. S. Forester, Commodore Hornblowe
Luck is a tag given by the mediocre to account for the accomplishments of genius.
Robert A. Heinlein
It is not a lucky word, this name impossible; no good comes of those who have it so often in their mouths.
Thomas Carlyle
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
Care and diligence bring luck.
Thomas Fulle
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 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