Perhaps our supercilious disgust with existence is a cover for a secret disgust with ourselves; we have botched and bungled our lives, and we cast the blame upon the environment or the world, which have no tongues to utter a defense. The mature man ac
I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.
Never expose yourself unnecessarily to danger a miracle may not save you…and if it does, it will be deducted from your share of luck or merit.
I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyerthinks he can get me five.
I broke a mirror in my house. I’m supposed to get seven years of bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.
I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
I am a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
The fact remains that the overwhelming majority of people who have become wealthy have become so thanks to work they found profoundly absorbing. The long term study of people who eventually became wealthy clearly reveals that their ‘luck’ arose from accidental dedication they had to an arena they enjoyed.
I look into their eyes, shake their hand, pat their back, and wish them luck, but I am thinking, ‘I am going to bury you.
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.
Be ready when opportunity comes…Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.
‘Good luck, Mr President,’ I said to him. ‘As I told you when I named you, I know the country is going to be in good hands with you in the Oval Office.’
A little government and a little luck are necessary in life, but only a fool trusts either of them.
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck men risk theirs.
Peter Good luck with your layoffs, alright, I hope your firings go really, really well.