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

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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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Farewell, good Salisbury, and good luck go with thee!

Farewell, good Salisbury, and good luck go with thee!

by William Shakespeare 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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I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.

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

by Thomas Jefferson Found in: Luck Quotes,
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What helps luck is a habit of watching for opportunities, of having a patient but restless mind, of sacrificing one's read more

What helps luck is a habit of watching for opportunities, of having a patient but restless mind, of sacrificing one's ease or vanity, or uniting a love of detail to foresight, and of passing through hard times bravely and cheerfully.

by Victor Cherbuliez Found in: Luck Quotes,
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O, once in each man's life, at least,
Good luck knocks at his door;
And wit to read more

O, once in each man's life, at least,
Good luck knocks at his door;
And wit to seize the flitting guest
Need never hunger more.
But while the loitering idler waits
Good luck beside his fire,
The bold heart storms at fortune's gates,
And conquers its desire.

by Lewis J. Bates Found in: Luck Quotes,
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As they who make
Good luck a god count all unlucky men.

As they who make
Good luck a god count all unlucky men.

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Luck is the residue of design.

Luck is the residue of design.

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Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.

by Ralph Waldo Emerson Found in: Luck Quotes,
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