Luck Quotes

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If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.
Ernest Hemingway

David loves to have facials and massages. He also likes to get his eyebrows plucked.
Victoria Beckham

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. [The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891]
Oscar Wilde

Some people are so fond of bad luck they run half way to meet it.
Douglas William Jerrold

There is no escaping the fact that, even in a great career, sometimes the best advances happen through luck, chance and accident.
Edmond Fischer

People in America, of course, live in all sorts of fashions, because they are foreigners, or unlucky, or depraved, or without ambition; people live like that, but Americans live in white detached houses with green shutters. Rigidly, blindly, the dream takes precedence.
Margaret Mead

My only feeling about superstition is that it's unlucky to be behind at the end of the game.
Duffy Daugherty

A little government and a little luck are necessary in life, but only a fool trusts either of them.
P J O'Rourke

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Thomas Jefferson

Two honest and good-natured anglers have never met each other by the way without crying out, 'What luck?'
Henry Jackson Van Dyke

I'm not lucky. If I play another player, even if I don't play really good, I think I can win. But with him, it's impossible. He is a great player. He can go far here
Richard Gasquet

Music was what I always wanted to do and I was one of the lucky few to achieve my ambition and earn a living from it for which I'm very grateful.
Babyface

A self-made man is one who believes in luck and sends his son to Oxford.
Christina Stead

I love acting and making your own luck. You have to recreate yourself, I guess. Although, I don't know how.
Dennis Quaid

Diligence is the mother of good luck.
Benjamin Franklin

A great man's greatest good luck is to die at the right time.
Eric Hoffer

You can take it as understood,
That your luck changes only if it's good.
Ogden Nash

Some folk want their luck buttered.
Thomas Hardy

Obviously we are very lucky to have got where we have, particularly when you realise that for many of our co-stars from Byker Grove their careers did not always take off in the same way.
Ant And Dec

Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't, don't call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.
Joseph Heller

Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get
Ray Kroc

I was very lucky to come through at the time I did, with the growing interest and demand for animation and animators - it requires a great deal of patience and a good eye for detail.
Annette Funicello

He just said he had had enough and wished me good luck [on O'Sullivan conceding a match early!]
Stephen Hendry

I've been lucky to have some great opportunities acting with some great people since leaving Corrie, I have certainly been kept busy since leaving the street!
Suranne Jones

I'm lucky I don't do the kind of work where the main thing is that you're the girl and you look gorgeous. I don't look like that. I'm a funny-looking.
Emily Watson

Luck is only important insofar as getting the chance to sell yourself at the right moment. After that, you've got to have talent and know how to use it.
Frank Sinatra

He's been very, very lucky, an average player who came into the game when it was short of personalities [on Kevin Keegan]
George Best

The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest possible amount of feathers with the smallest possible amount of hissing.
Jean Baptiste Colbert

Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favouring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.
John Dewey

If he [Toshack] thinks there is lots of young Welsh talent coming through, then good luck to him.
Robbie Savage

The law isn't justice. It's a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. A mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be.
Raymond Chandler

I thought I'd be stuck there for hours. Luckily she was marrying a doctor.
Comedy Dave

Everything in life is luck.
Donald Trump

My body is very nice to me. I have a lucky physique - I just don't take weight on.
Sylvie Guillem

I score many lucky goals in my football life because I am always there, trying to shoot. For me the best goals are the ones like this when the ball just crosses the line.
Mateja Kezman

Friends love misery, in fact. Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky or too successful or too pretty, our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
Erica Jong

For me music is a vehicle to bring our pain to the surface, getting it back to that humble and tender spot where, with luck, it can lose its anger and become compassion again.
Paula Cole

I think people that have a brother or sister don't realize how lucky they are. Sure, they fight a lot, but to know that there's always somebody there, somebody that's family.
Trey Parker

We're lucky to have the family connection. We're close and close musically as well
Caroline Corr

Do not pluck the beard of a dead lion
Juvenal

The fact is I am not having sex. But I feel absolutely ripe for the what would you say plucking?
Angelina Jolie

A best friend is like a four leaf clover:hard to find and lucky to have.
Sarah Jessica Parker

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I don't believe in luck. I believe everything happens for a reason.
Nelly

The internet is alive with attacks on me, calling me the new Jello, and the Sammy Hagar of punk. I am neither. I am a lucky fan who gets to hold the mic when those amazing songs are played.
Brandon Cruz

Playboy magazine announced that they are going to support the troops by sending them emails from Playboy playmates. After hearing this the U.S. troops said 'Just our luck, we get emails from playmates, but we're embedded with Geraldo.'
Conan O'Brien

Somewhere along the line I made the switch and was able to look at the bight side rather than the dark side all the time. Now I look at everything I have and think how lucky I am.
Michelle Pfeiffer

When a man has no reason to trust himself, he trusts in luck.
Edgar Watson Howe

They saw me getting dressed through the window [unlucky view for some tree surgeons]
Tess Daly

It's like being hit up the arse by a rainbow. [on being lucky]
Rod Eddington



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