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Humor has bailed me out of more tight situations than I can think of. If you go with your instincts and keep your humor, creativity follows. With luck, success comes, too.
There is much good luck in the world, but it is luck. We are none of us safe. We are children, playing or quarrelling on the line.
E. M. Forster
Good luck is the willing handmaid of a upright and energetic character, and conscientious observance of duty.
James Russell Lowell
A good idea is about ten percent and implementation and hard work, and luck is 90 percent.
It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.
I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it.
Inspiration is one thing and you can't control it, but hard work is what keeps the ship moving. Good luck means, work hard. Keep up the good work.
Care and diligence bring luck.
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.
It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.
I decided I would go to Chicago and try my luck as a writer after those eight months as a fireman.
Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
This world is run with far too tight a rein for luck to interfere. Fortune sells her wares; she never gives them. In some form or other, we pay for her favors; or we go empty away.
Luck is believing you're lucky.
I've learnt that through life you just get on with it. You're going to meet a lot of dishonest people along the line and you say good luck to them. I hope they live in comfort. Then I start sticking more pins in their effigies.
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
Most of us regard good luck as our right, and bad luck as a betrayal of that right.
I believe life is a series of near misses. A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It's seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It's seeing what other people don't see And pursuing that vision.
The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.
Good night, and good luck.
Edward R. Murrow
I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it... The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
The deepest thing in any one is the conviction of the bad luck that follows boasting.
We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like?
Good luck has its storms.
I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Luck is not something you can mention in the presence of self-made men.
E. B. White
The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
I'm done with men... I'm going to be alone. I have no luck with relationships. I don't think I'm made for marriage.
Luck is where opportunity meets preparation.
Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.
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