178 Best Luck Quotes To Help You Become Really Lucky

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The Most Famous Luck Quotes (Best in 2024)

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When it comes to luck, you make your own. — Bruce Springsteen

Luck is what happens to you when fate gets tired of waiting — Gregory David Roberts

Luck is being ready for the chance. — J. Frank Doble

A good player is always lucky. — Jose Raul Capablanca

Luck is believing you're lucky. — Tennessee Williams

It's hard to detect good luck - it looks so much like something you've earned. — Frank A. Clark

Of course it's all luck. — Henri Cartier-Bresson

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In my experience, there's no such thing as luck. — George Lucas

The only sure thing about luck is that it will change. — Bret Harte

The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself. — Douglas MacArthur

Short Luck Quotes

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  • Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. — Dalai Lama
  • I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more luck I have. — Thomas Jefferson
  • Good luck, Mr. Gorsky! — Neil Armstrong
  • Luck is just bein' prepared at all times, so when the door opens you're ready. — Nipsey Hussle
  • Do not go gently into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light. — Dylan Thomas
  • How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard. — A. A. Milne
  • Shallow people believe in luck and in circumstances; Strong people believe in cause and effect. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • To a brave man, good and bad luck are like his left and right hand. He uses both. — St. Catherine of Siena
  • Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Good things come to those who hustle — Chuck Noll

Top 10 Luck Quotes

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Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. — Dalai Lama

Luck has nothing to do with it, because I have spent many, many hours, countless hours, on the court working for my one moment in time, not knowing when it would come. — Serena Williams

Life does not come with instructions on how to live, but it does come with trees, sunsets, smiles and laughter, so enjoy your day. — Debbie Shapiro

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

Success is a result of consistent practice of winning skills and actions. There is nothing miraculous about the process. There is no luck involved. — Bill Russell

Good luck, Mr. Gorsky! — Neil Armstrong

Don't take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck. — Abdul Kalam

Victory awaits him, who has everything in order - luck we call it. Defeat is definitely due for him, who has neglected to take the necessary precautions - bad luck we call it — Roald Amundsen

I look into eyes, shake their hand, pat their back, and wish them luck, but I am thinking, I am going to bury you. — Seve Ballesteros

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Luck is just bein' prepared at all times, so when the door opens you're ready. — Nipsey Hussle

Luck Image Quotes

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Luck quote by Nipsey Hussle

Luck is just bein' prepared at all times, so when the door opens you're ready. — Nipsey Hussle

Luck quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Luck quote by Barbara Sher

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

Luck quote by Ray Kroc

Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get. — Ray Kroc

Luck quote by William Shakespeare

Good luck lies in odd numbers. — William Shakespeare

Luck quote by George Bernard Shaw

The harder I work the more I live. — George Bernard Shaw

Luck quote by Nelly

I don't believe in luck. I believe everything happens for a reason. — Nelly

Luck quote by Ruskin Bond

It's courage, not luck, that takes us through to the end of the road. — Ruskin Bond

Luck quote by Shirley Temple

Good luck needs no explanation. — Shirley Temple

Luck quote by Calvin Harris

I happened to be in the right place at the right time. — Calvin Harris

Luck quote by Roald Amundsen

Victory awaits him who has everything in order - luck, people call it. — Roald Amundsen

Luck quote by Cormac McCarthy

You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from. — Cormac McCarthy

Luck quote by Vince Lombardi

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand — Vince Lombardi

Luck quote by Danny Thomas

A race track is a place where windows clean people. — Danny Thomas

Luck quote by CM Punk

Best of luck in your future endeavors! — CM Punk

Luck quote by Helmuth von Moltke the Elder

In the last analysis, luck comes only to the well prepared. — Helmuth von Moltke the Elder

Luck quote How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.

Funny Good Luck Quotes

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Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck. — Don Shula

Good things come to those who initiate. — Susan RoAne

Only bad golfers are lucky. They're the ones bouncing balls off trees, curbs, turtles and cars. Good golfers have bad luck. When you hit the ball straight, a funny bounce is bound to be unlucky. — Lee Trevino

Luck quote If you are lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the cou
If you are lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it.

Most young women do not welcome promiscuous advances. (Either that, or my luck's terrible.) — Groucho Marx

My advice to the unborn is, don't be born with a gambling instinct unless you have a good sense of probabilities. — Jack Dreyfus

When we got married, we agreed on a boy for me, and a girl for you. Mine's upstairs sleeping. Good luck with yours! — George Lopez

Luck quote Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.

Angie, I've seen my mom wrestle two cops to the ground with a taser dart in her neck, and you cry when your shoes pinch. Good luck, Bambi! — George Lopez

Knock on wood is a saying for good luck. I think that started when someone went to someone's door to see if someone was home. "I hope Joe's home, knock on wood!" — Mitch Hedberg

We declared war on terror-it's not even a noun, so, good luck. — Jon Stewart

Goodbye And Good Luck Quotes

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The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning. — Rebecca West

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years; and every little absence is an age. — John Dryden

I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year. — David Friedman

Luck quote The hard work puts you where the good luck can find you.
The hard work puts you where the good luck can find you.

Should we say something?’ Cal asks. ‘Goodbye, bird?’ I suggest. He nods. ‘Goodbye, bird. Thank you for coming. And good luck. — Jenny Downham

Best Of Luck Quotes

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The harder I work the more I live. — George Bernard Shaw

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I happened to be in the right place at the right time. — Calvin Harris

I worried she might spend an afternoon chatting with me about the sights and then wish me best of luck. — Arthur Golden

Luck quote Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity

I was in the right place at the right time. — Mel Allen

To those of you who seek lost objects of history, I wish you the best of luck. They're out there, and they're whispering. — Clive Cussler

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Best of luck in your future endeavors! — CM Punk

Luck quote Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.
Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.

A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes a lot of hard work. — Ozwald Boateng

Luck? Luck is hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't. — Lucille Ball

It is the mark of an inexperienced man not to believe in luck. — Joseph Conrad

Each misfortune you encounter will carry in it the seed of tomorrow's good luck. — Og Mandino

Bad Luck Quotes

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Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique, and not too much imagination. — Christopher Isherwood

From the rain, straight under the drainpipe. — Polish Proverbs

When you think things are bad, when you feel sour and blue, when you start to get mad... you should do what I do! Just tell yourself, Duckie, you're really quite lucky! Some people are much more... oh, ever so much more... oh, muchly much-much more unlucky than you! — Dr. Seuss

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You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from. — Cormac McCarthy

Life is not easy. We all have problems-even tragedies-to deal with, and luck has nothing to do with it. Bad luck is only the superstitious excuse for those who don't have the wit to deal with the problems of life. — Joan Lowery Nixon

A stout heart breaks bad luck. — Miguel de Cervantes

Luck quote If youre depending on luck to change your future, dont be surprised when not muc
If youre depending on luck to change your future, dont be surprised when not much changes!

Nobody gets justice. People only get good luck or bad luck. — Orson Welles

Night is longer than day for those who dream & day is longer than night for those who make their dreams comes true. — Jack Kerouac

Luck is my middle name. Mind you, my first name is Bad. — Terry Pratchett

I've had bad luck with both my wives. The first one left me and the second one didn't. — Patrick Murray

Good Luck Quotes

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We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. We must remember always that accusation is not proof and that conviction depends upon evidence and due process of law. We will not walk in fear, one of another. — Edward R. Murrow

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

Take pride in how far you've come. Have faith in how far you can go. But don't forget to enjoy the journey. — Michael Josephson

Luck quote I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chan
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances.

We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. — Edward R. Murrow

Diligence is the mother of good luck. — Benjamin Franklin

Good night, and good luck. — Edward R. Murrow

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Good luck lies in odd numbers. — William Shakespeare

O, once in each man's life, at least, Good luck knocks at his door; And wit to seize the flitting guest Need never hunger more. But while the loitering idler waits. Good luck beside his fire, The bold heart storms at fortune's gates, And conquers its desire. — John L. Bates

This is the third time; I hope good luck lies in odd numbers. Away; go. They say there is divinity in odd numbers, either in nativity, chance, or death. — William Shakespeare

Good luck comes in slender currents, misfortune in rolling tides — Irish Proverbs

Hard Luck Quotes

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What helps luck is a habit of watching for opportunities, of having a patient but restless mind, of sacrificing one's ease or vanity, or uniting a love of detail to foresight, and of passing through hard times bravely and cheerfully. — Victor Cherbuliez

A lucky person is someone who plants pebbles and harvests potatoes — Greek Proverbs

Effective networking isn't a result of luck - it requires hard work and persistence. — Lewis Howes

Luck quote Many times the wrong train took me to the right place.
Many times the wrong train took me to the right place.

The smart guy will outsmart himself. The lucky guy will run out of luck. The money guy will never have the desire. But hard work will take you anywhere you want to go. — Bill Smith

Until you work as hard as those you admire, don't explain away their success as luck. — James Clear

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The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand — Vince Lombardi

Luck quote Entrepreneurship isn't about luck, it's about vision, time management, creativit
Entrepreneurship isn't about luck, it's about vision, time management, creativity, determination and goals.

The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work. — Harry Golden

No-one gets an iron-clad guarantee of success. Certainly, factors like opportunity, luck and timing are important. But the backbone of success is usually found in old-fashioned, basic concepts like hard work, determination, good planning and perseverance. — Mia Hamm

Success is not about luck, it’s about hard work and perseverance. — Steven Bartlett

Success is very much the intersection of luck and hard work. — Dustin Moskovitz

Luck And Hard Work Quotes

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I don't believe in luck. ... It's persistence, hard work, and not forgetting your dream. — Janet Jackson

I've met a few people in my time who were enthusiastic about hard work. And it was just my luck that all of them happened to be men I was working for at the time. — Bill Gold

Luck? I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else: hard work -- and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't. — Lucille Ball

Luck quote Luck is probability taken personally.
Luck is probability taken personally.

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

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. — Seneca

I promise you, a lot of it is luck. But you make your own luck by working really hard and trying lots and lots of things. — Kevin Systrom

Hard work will get you a professorship or a BMW. You need both work and luck for a Booker, a Nobel or a private jet. — Nassim Nicholas Taleb

I owe my sucess in one per cent to my talent, in ten per cent to luck, and in ninety per cent to hard word. Work, work, and more work is the secret to success. — Ignacy Jan Paderewski

Hard work is what keeps the ship moving. — Kevin Eubanks

I dont rely on feng shui. I believe hard work brings us good luck and success. — John Gokongwei

No Such Thing As Luck Quotes

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Nothing happens by chance, my friend... No such thing as luck. A meaning behind every little thing, and such a meaning behind this. Part for you, part for me, may not see it all real clear right now, but we will, before long. — Richard Bach

Nothing happens by chance, my friend... No such thing as luck. — Richard Bach

There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at our duty, and so sure to be ready when good time comes. — Edward George BulwerLytton

There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at our duty, and so sure to be ready when good time comes. — Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

There is no such thing as luck; there is only adequate or inadequate preparation to cope with a statistical universe. — Robert A. Heinlein

There's no such thing as luck. These are blessings. God endows them upon you. He makes you a blessing to become a blessing. — Steve Harvey

There is no such thing as luck, merely opportunity meeting preparedness. George S. Patton Jr. — George S. Patton

I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it. — Denzel Washington

There's no such thing as luck. Luck is where preparation meets opportunity. — Unknown Author

Persons who think there is no such thing as luck good or bad are entitled to their opinion, although I think they ought to be shot for it. — Mark Twain

Luck And Skill Quotes

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This is ten percent luck, Twenty percent skill, Fifteen percent power of will, Five percent pleasure, Fifty percent pain, and a hundred percent reason to remember the name — Mike Shinoda

Here is part of the tradeoff with diversification. You must be diversified enough to survive bad times or bad luck so that skill and good process can have the chance to pay off over the long term. — Joel Greenblatt

The golden opportunity you are seeking is within yourself. — Mary Engelbreit

Don't confuse luck with skill when judging others, and especially when judging yourself. — Carl Icahn

Captaincy is 90 per cent luck and 10 per cent skill. But don't try it without that 10 per cent. — Richie Benaud

Being deeply learned and skilled, being well trained and using well spoken words; This is good luck. — Gautama Buddha

I have full confidence in your courage and devotion to duty and skill in battle. We will accept nothing less than full Victory! Good luck! And let us beseech the blessing of Almighty God upon this great and noble undertaking. — Dwight D. Eisenhower

He’s very pretty. For a human.” “He’s very broken,” said Magnus. “Like a lovely vase that someone has smashed. Only luck and skill can put it back together the way it was before. — Cassandra Clare

With success it's like 60% talent, maybe 20% luck and then 20% being at the right place at the right time. There are so many artists that have been passed by - even though, on paper, they're the most incredibly talented artists, they don't have the social skills to take it outside of the bedroom. — Seth Troxler

If you're lucky enough to draw a good horse, you still have to ride him, then the next ones. So It's probably 80 percent luck and 20 percent skill. — Chris LeDoux

Fortune And Luck Quotes

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I wanted, I think, to acknowledge Luck: the chance of it, the benevolence of it in my life, and the brutality of it in the lives of others; made especially savage for children because they may not be allowed the good fortune of a lifetime to correct it. — Paul Newman

Under capitalism everybody is the architect of his own fortune. — Ludwig von Mises

I was 16 when I quit gymnastics and decided to start acting. I started booking immediately after. I was very lucky and fortunate, but I also did the hard work. Half of it's hard work and half of it's luck. It's been working out so far. Fingers crossed for the future. — Nina Dobrev

Fortune knocks at every man's door once in a life. — Mark Twain

Come, my friend, forget your foes, and leave your fears behind, And wander forth to try your luck, with cheerful, quiet mind; For be your fortune great or small, you take what God will give, And all the day your heart will say, "'Tis luck enough to live. — Henry Van Dyke

Luck affects everything; let your hook always be cast. — Ovid

The harder I work, the luckier I become. — Terry Pratchett

No matter what your laundry list of requirements in choosing a mate, there has to be an element of good luck and good fortune and good timing. — Patty Duke

...great difficulties are felt at first and these cannot be overcome except by starting from experiments .. and then be conceiving certain hypotheses ... But even so, very much hard work remains to be done and one needs not only great perspicacity but often a degree of good fortune. — Christiaan Huygens

Luck has a peculiar habit of favoring those who do not depend on it. — George S. Clason

Lady Luck Quotes

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For a change, lady luck seemed to be smiling on me. Then again, maybe the fickle wench was just lulling me into a false sense of security while she reached for a rock. — Timothy Zahn

Nanny Ogg looked under her bed in case there was a man there. Well, you never knew your luck. — Terry Pratchett

Long as I live large, life will be luxury, Ladies in Lamborghinis...love is like luck to me. — Redman

Lady Luck smiles on those who continue their efforts — Jim Rogers

Lady Luck shines on all, but rather than having your umbrella overhead, you've got to have your face to the sky. When it comes down to it, it's all you, baby. There's no other way around it. — Darren Hardy

When I was a kid. I never really had luck with the ladies my early years in high school. Then I started singing and I found that helped, so I would go in the talent show every year. It was always some female singer that would go up there and blast out some Celine Dion classic and just blow me away. — Paolo Nutini

I always found it rather pathetic that as a photographer I would be dependent to such a large extent on sheer luck... So the moment I was offered [digital] tools to bend the shape of the image into my choices, and not those of lady luck, I was hooked. — Pedro Meyer

Luck, be a lady tonight. — Frank Loesser

Good luck befriend thee, Son; for at thy birth The fairy ladies danced upon the hearth. — John Milton

I'd wish you luck, but I don't think it would help," "Why not?" "My lady, you make your own luck. — Maria V. Snyder

People Writing About Luck

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Read quotes by Dalai Lama

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More Luck Quotes

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If my efforts have led to greater success than usual, this is due, I believe, to the fact that during my wanderings in the field of medicine, I have strayed onto paths where the gold was still lying by the wayside. It takes a little luck to be able to distinguish gold from dross, but that is all. — Robert Koch

There are some things, after all, that Sally Owens knows for certain: Always throw spilled salt over your left shoulder. Keep rosemary by your garden gate. Add pepper to your mashed potatoes. Plant roses and lavender, for luck. Fall in love whenever you can. — Alice Hoffman

We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason, if we dig deep in our history and our doctrine, and remember that we are not descended from fearful men ... We proclaim ourselves, as indeed we are, the defenders of freedom, wherever it continues to exist in the world, but we cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home. — Edward R. Murrow

when your down on your luck and you've lost all your dreams theres nothing like a campfire and a can of beans — Tom Waits

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

Luck is predictable; the harder you work, the luckier you get. — Brian Tracy

I read somewhere that I drive with the luck of a drunk. — Kimi Raikkonen

Give me, mother, luck at my birth, then throw me if you will on the rubbish heap. — Bulgarian Proverbs

In Conclusion

Luck is often described as "being in the right place at the right time" or "a combination of preparation and opportunity." It is seen as a mysterious force that can bring unexpected successes or help us overcome challenges. Quotes about luck also acknowledge that while luck plays a role in our lives, it is not solely responsible for our achievements. Hard work, determination, and perseverance are equally important factors in achieving success. These quotes encourage us to keep a positive outlook, remain open to new possibilities, and seize the opportunities that come our way. They remind us that luck is not something we can control, but we can make the most of the situations that arise, utilizing them to our advantage.

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