You don't just luck into things as much as you'd like to think you do. You build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities.
Barbara Bush (1925 -)
Contributed by: Zaady
Sure, I rose the wrong way today, I have had such damn'd ill luck every way.
Aphra Behn (1640 - 1689)
Source: The Town
. . . food is, delightfully, an area of licensed sensuality, of physical delight which will,, with luck and enduring tatebuds, last our life long.
Source: Loaves & Wishes
It is bad luck to be superstitious.
Andrew W. Mathis
RESPONSIBILITY, n. A detachable burden easily shifted to the shoulders of God, Fate, Fortune, Luck or one's neighbor. In the days of astrology it was customary to unload it upon a star.
Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)
Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce
Strapped, noosed, nighing his hour, He stood and counted them and cursed his luck; And then the clock collected in the tower Its strength, and struck.
A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)
Source: Last Poems, 1922, I5 (Eight O'Clock), st. 2
What luck for the rulers that men do not think.
Adolf Hitler (1889 - 1945)
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