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    As good luck would have it, comes in one Mistress Page, gives
    intelligence of Ford's approach, and in her invention, and Ford's
    wife's distraction, they conveyed me into a buck-basket.

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A lucky man is rarer than a white crow.
[Lat., Felix ille tamen corvo quoque rarior albo.]

A lucky man is rarer than a white crow.
[Lat., Felix ille tamen corvo quoque rarior albo.]

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I heard someone tried the monkeys-on-typewriters bit trying for
the plays of W. Shakespeare, but all they got was read more

I heard someone tried the monkeys-on-typewriters bit trying for
the plays of W. Shakespeare, but all they got was the collected
works of Francis Bacon.

by John Heywood Found in: Luck Quotes,
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The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.

The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.

by Wilson Mizner Found in: Luck Quotes,
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Good luck befriend thee, Son; for at thy birth
The fairy ladies danced upon the hearth.

Good luck befriend thee, Son; for at thy birth
The fairy ladies danced upon the hearth.

by John Milton Found in: Luck Quotes,
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As long as we are lucky we attribute it to our smartness; our bad luck we give the gods credit read more

As long as we are lucky we attribute it to our smartness; our bad luck we give the gods credit for.

by Josh Billings Found in: Luck Quotes,
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All of us have bad luck and good luck. The man who persists through the bad luck -- who keeps read more

All of us have bad luck and good luck. The man who persists through the bad luck -- who keeps right on going -- is the man who is there when the good luck comes -- and is ready to receive it.

by Robert Collier Found in: Luck Quotes,
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When God throws the dice are loaded.

When God throws the dice are loaded.

by Greek Proverb Found in: Luck Quotes,
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People always call it luck when you've acted more sensibly than they have.

People always call it luck when you've acted more sensibly than they have.

by Anne Tyler Found in: Luck Quotes,
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There's something in't
More than my father's skill, which was the great'st
Of his profession, that his read more

There's something in't
More than my father's skill, which was the great'st
Of his profession, that his good receipt
Shall for my legacy be sanctified
By th' luckiest stars in heaven; and would your honor
But give me leave to thy success, I'd venture
The well-lost life of mine on his grace's cure
By such a day and hour.

by William Shakespeare Found in: Luck Quotes,
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