Luck

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Luck is a chance happening, or that which happens beyond a person's control. Luck can be good or bad.

A four-leaf clover is often considered to bestow good luck

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  • The harder I practice, the luckier I get.

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  • Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
  • It is a madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because in herself she is nothing, but is ruled by prudence.
  • "The prudent man really frames his own fortunes for himself."
  • Let fortune do her worst, whatever she makes us lose, so long as she never makes us lose our honesty and our independence.
  • Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.
  • Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
  • The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; and the good fortune of the bad bows their heads down to the earth.
  • Fortune favors the bold.
  • The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
  • Shallow men believe in luck, believe in circumstances. Real men believe in cause and effect.
  • Men live at the mercy of forces they cannot control. Belief in fortune and luck, good and evil, is one of the most widespread and persistent of human beliefs.
  • It's smarter to be lucky than it's lucky to be smart.
  • It's better to be lucky, than it is to be dead.

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