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People always call it luck when you've acted more sensibly than they have.
I don't rely on feng shui. I believe hard work brings us good luck and success.
I've had opportunities. But winning a major is not only about playing well. It's about having 'winner's luck.' I had winner's luck in 1999 at Medinah, but it didn't take me all the way.
If you want a good education, go to private schools. If you can't afford it, tough luck. You can go to the public school.
I am certainly not an authority on love because there are no authorities on love, just those who've had luck with it and those who haven't.
Nothing goes by luck in composition. It allows of no tricks. The best you can write will be the best you are.
Henry David Thoreau
It's hard to tell with these Internet startups if they're really interested in building companies or if they're just interested in the money. I can tell you, though: If they don't really want to build a company, they won't luck into it. That's because it's so hard that if you don't have a passion, you'll give up.
For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck and write better than I can.
Luck marches with those who give their very best.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
Some people, through luck and skill, end up with a lot of assets. If you're good at kicking a ball, writing software, investing in stocks, it pays extremely well.
The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others; it is in yourself alone.
Orison Swett Marden
Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Few people realize that luck is created.
It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.
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.
Good luck is the willing handmaid of a upright and energetic character, and conscientious observance of duty.
James Russell Lowell
We've had bad luck with our kids - they've all grown up.
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
Luck can be assisted. It is not all chance with the wise.
The deepest thing in any one is the conviction of the bad luck that follows boasting.
Just by luck, I picked good heroes to worship.
Care and diligence bring luck.
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.
I've had extraordinary good luck with my health, other than a broken elbow.
John F. Kennedy
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