Trail down these bad luck quotes for a quick dope on the import of ill luck. Read these famous misfortune quotations & sayings for more on this.

Bad Luck Quotes

Most people undermine the importance of luck nowadays as they think that technology is the answer to everything. However, when it comes to dealing with life and success, luck definitely plays a significant role. A guy perceived to be dull can even make it big in life if  good luck is by his side, but even the most intelligent guy in the world leads a life filled with misery, if bad luck embraces him. It is possible that few people have bad luck and face successive calamities.

Whereas, the psychologists who have studied th bad luck give a complicated answer. They accept the fact that in a course of a lifetime some people face a lot more than the majority, but they deny the existence of bad luck. They feel that the outcome can be influenced by a variety of factors, including random chance, actions of other people and the decision making skill of the individual. There have been people in the past who suffered from bad luck, but their enormous willpower took them to great heights. So just stop cursing and start fighting against it. Read on these quotes to get a different perspective about bad luck.

By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.

- Socrates

I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.

- Herman Hesse

Only one thing is certain: if pot is legalized, it won't be for our benefit but for the authorities. To have it legalized will also be to lose control of it.

- Germaine Greer

I'm bad and I'm going to hell, and I don't care. I'd rather be in hell than anywhere where you are.

- William Faulkner

Thank you. I would like to say something truthful about Robert. He knows who he is and has a sense of humor about it. It's a hard business. And to have things happen that are bad and have to go through it with everybody asking you questions about it all day long is tough.

- Val Kilmer

The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.

- Charles Barkley

In the Third World, there are 1.3 billion poor people. In other words, one out of every three inhabitants lives in poverty.

- Fidel Castro

I am the slave of my baptism. Parents, you have caused my misfortune, and you have caused your own.

- Arthur Rimbaud

Misfortune was my god.

- Arthur Rimbaud

There are times when even the best manager is like the little boy with the big dog, waiting to see where the dog wants to go so he can take him there.

- Lee Iacocca

Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear misfortune than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.

- Tacitus

The worst sorrows in life are not in its losses and misfortunes, but its fears.

- A. C. Benson

I never knew whether to pity or congratulate a man on coming to his senses.

- William Makepeace Thackeray

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