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Quotations by Subject: Luck
(Related Subjects: Opportunity, Chance)
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People always call it luck when you've acted more sensibly than they have.
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Anne Tyler (1941 - ), Celestial Navigation
The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
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Harry Golden (1902 - 1981)
A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck.
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James A. Garfield (1831 - 1881)
We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like?
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Jean Cocteau (1889 - 1963)
True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.
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John Hay (1838 - 1905), Distichs, latter 19th century
Luck is what you have left over after you give 100 percent.
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Langston Coleman
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
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Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826), (attributed)
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