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Quotations The Best Quotes About Luck  

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A list of the best luck quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous luck quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic luck quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational luck quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about luck?" and "What are inspirational luck quotes?"

This list includes notable luck quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest luck quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite luck sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself. Douglas MacArthur

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The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act. Barbara Sher

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I am a great believer in luck and the harder I work the more of it I have. Stephen Leacock

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

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Luck always seems to be against the man who depends on it.

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Shallow people believe in luck and in circumstances; Strong people believe in cause and effect. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Success is just a matter of luck, all you need to do is ask a failure. History may be written by academics but it's rarely created by them.

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Luck's always to blame. Jean de La Fontaine

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The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck. Tony Robbins

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Substance is not enough, accident is also required.

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Better an ounce of luck than a pound of gold.

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I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often. Brian Tracy

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It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it. Baltasar Gracián y Morales

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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. Samuel Goldwyn

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Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity. Oprah Winfrey

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In short, luck's always to blame. Jean de La Fontaine

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I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. Thomas Jefferson

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Luck is tenacity of purpose. Elbert Hubbard

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Luck seeks those who flee and flees those who seek it.

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Luck is the idol of the idle.

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The harder I work the luckier I get. Samuel Goldwyn

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Luck marches with those who give their very best H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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Good luck is the willing handmaid of a upright and energetic character, and conscientious observance of duty. James Russell Lowell

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Chance corrects us of many faults that reason would not know how to correct. François de La Rochefoucauld

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Luck can often mean simple taking advantage of a situation at the right moment, It is possible to make your luck by being always prepared. Michael Korda