A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.— Charles Dickens
Superior Lucky Man quotations
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Fools wait for a lucky day but every day is a lucky day for an industrious man.
It's a lucky man, a very lucky man, who is committed to what he believes, who has stifled intellectual detachment and can relax in the luxury of his emotions - like a tipsy traveller resting for the night at wayside inn.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.
A lucky man is rarer than a white crow.
Fools wait for a lucky day, but everyday is a lucky day for an industrious man.
Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.
Man is born with uprightness. If one loses it, he will be lucky if he escapes with his life.
I'm a very comfortable and happy-go-lucky old man.
I never wanted to be great, because I'd just get worried.
My dad said to me growing up: 'When all is said and done, if you can count all your true friends on one hand, you're a lucky man.'
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
A man commented to his lunch companion: My wife had a funny dream last night.
She dreamed she'd married a millionaire. You're lucky, sighed the companion. My wife dreams that in the daytime.
Scratch a Yale man with both hands and you'll be lucky to find a coast-guard.
Usually you find nothing at all.
I realize I'm a very lucky man. I love what I do, I love films, TV and theater, and the fact that I'm able to make a living at it staggers me.
If you are lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it.
I don't know anything about luck, but that the harder I train, the luckier I get.
I just do things I really enjoy. I enjoy acting. When I'm driving to the studio, I sing in the car. I love my work and my wife and my kids and my friends. And I think, 'You're a lucky man, Gregory Peck, a damn lucky man.'
How lucky is the man who, like Mozart and others, goes to the tavern of an evening and writes some fresh music. For he lives while he is creating.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.
At the age of eleven or thereabouts women acquire a poise and an ability to handle difficult situations which a man, if he is lucky, manages to achieve somewhere in the later seventies.
Pitch a lucky man into the Nile, says the Arabian proverb, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth!
I was like you once, long time ago. I believed in the dignity of man. Decency. Humanity. But I was lucky. I found out the truth early, boy. And what is the truth, Stark? It's all very simple. There's no such thing as the dignity of man. Man is a base, pathetic and vulgar animal.
A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you.
Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand.
If a man is both wise and lucky, he will not make the same mistake twice.
But he will make any one of ten thousand brothers or cousins of the original.
My dearly beloved if I am to die today and never see the sweet face of you I want you to know that I am no great man and am lucky to have such a woman as you.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
You seem to me to be a pretty lucky young man;
keep your eyes open to your mercies. That part of piety is eternal; and the man who forgets to be grateful has fallen asleep in life.
If a man who can’t count finds a four leaf clover, is he lucky?
I'm fully aware that I am a lucky, lucky man.
This Oscar belongs to all of those people around the world battling ALS. It belongs to one exceptional family, and I will be it's custodian and I promise you that I will polish him, and wait on him hand and foot.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
I was a man who was lucky enough to have discovered a political theory, a man who was caught up in the whirlpool of Cuba's political crisis...; discovering Marxism...was like finding a map in the forest.
Throw a lucky man into the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.
I never had a fondness for gems or the extravagance of Harry Winston or Van Cleef & Arpels. I've always liked the more flamboyant, imaginative things. I lusted after costume jewelry. My husband was a very lucky man.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.
It's a funny old world. A man's lucky if he gets out of it alive.
Eventually, if you're lucky in life, you find someone with the same chemical imbalance you have.
The lucky man is he who knows how much to leave to chance.
If you want to test a man’s character give him power.
I love you Rush Finlay. You are going to be the best husband and father the world has ever known. One day our son’s wife will be thankful that her husband will have had you for a role model. She’ll be lucky because of you. Because you will have raised our son to be the man that you are. He’ll love her completely because he’ll know how.
He's a man [George W. Bush] who is lucky to be governor of Texas. He is a man who is unusually incurious, abnormally unintelligent, amazingly inarticulate, fantastically uncultured, extraordinarily uneducated, and apparently quite proud of all these things.
The world is getting to be such a dangerous place, a man is lucky to get out of it alive.
Other people want a career or success because they think that will help them find their personal life somewhere. I've done it the other way around. What I have is what everybody else is looking for. I know I've got it made. I know I'm a very lucky man. That came first. Then the music and the career just kind of took care of themselves.
If a woman hasn't met the right man by the time she's 24, she may be lucky.