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Luck sometimes visits a fool, but it never sits down with him.
German Proverb

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances, be more
active, show up more often.
Brian Tracy

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

There is no luck except where there is discipline.
Irish proverb

I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Thomas Jefferson

I never knew an early-rising, hard-working, prudent man, careful of his earnings, and
strictly honest who complained of bad luck.
Henry Ward Beecher

I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
Oprah Winfrey

To accomplish big things I am convinced you must first dream big dreams. True, it must be in
line with progress, human and divine, or you are wasting your prayer. It has to be backed by
work and faith, or it has no hands and feet. Maybe there's even an element of luck mixed in.
But I am sure now that, without this master plan, you have nothing.
Conrad Hilton

Good luck comes in at a smiling gate.
Japanese proverb

You don't have to justify a beautiful stroke of good luck. Accept it. Smile and say thank you.
Garrison Keillor

Luck never gives; it only lends.
Swedish proverb

I broke a mirror in my house, which is supposed to be seven years of bad luck. My lawyer
thinks he can get me five.
Steven Wright

There's no luck in business. There's only drive, determination, and more drive.
Sophie Kinsella

Luck is the idol of the idle.
English proverb

Chance sometimes opens the door, but luck belongs to the good players.
Bernard Mannes Baruch

Luck? I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who
do. Luck to me is something else: Hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what
isn't.
Lucille Ball

Indecision hinders luck and fortune.
Chinese proverb

Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Dalai Lama

Adam was the luckiest of men: He had no mother-in-law.
Jewish proverb

Before he goes onstage, Chuck Norris breaks someone's leg to give himself good luck.
Chuck Norris jokes

Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy.
Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no
attention. He simply doesn't understand.
Robert G. Allen

A lucky man can stumble upon a treasure while an unlucky one can't even find a mushroom.
Russian proverb

It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.
Baltasar Gracian

When I was 26 years old, I was in retail and the store I worked in closed at 7 pm; most times
you could find me there at 11 pm, making an extra sale. Never try to be the smartest or
luckiest person; just make sure you outwork everyone.
Grant Cardone

Dilligence is the mother of good luck.
Benjamin Franklin

If a man be lucky, there is no foretelling the possible extent of his good fortune. Pitch him
into the Euphrates and like as not he will swim out with a pearl in his hand.
Babylonian Proverb

A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck.
James Garfield

A little bit of luck is better than a ton of gold.
Jewish proverb

Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least expect
it there will be a fish.
Ovid

An unlucky man falls on straw, but splits his nose from a hidden stone.
Jewish proverb

I haven't a clue why I've lasted so long. There's no reason. There are many people more
talented than me. I think it's luck.
Cher

I was born under a lucky star, and I have nothing whatsoever to regret. I wouldn't change a
thing about my life.
Sir Richard Branson

Ill luck, you know, seldom comes alone.
Miguel de Cervantes

I know what you're thinking. "Did he fire six shots or only five?" Well, to tell you the truth, in
all this excitement I kind of lost track myself. But being as this is a .44 Magnum, the most
powerful handgun in the world, and would blow your head clean off, you've got to ask
yourself a question: Do I feel lucky? Well, do ya, punk?
Clint Eastwood

For good luck sleep and wait.
Japanese proverb

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