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Luck Quotes

Good or bad fortune – both are caused by chance and for a reason. You are not to blame always! Most people believe in something called fate or luck, that pre determines a person’s life and is generally beyond his/her control. While some people believe in taking destiny by its horns and carving out a desired life for themselves. Some say that the Creator has decided your life even before you make something of it while some believe that He has given everyone a freewill. The topic remains debatable! For some interesting insights read on!

Denzel Washington

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

Bruce Springsteen

When it comes to luck, you make your own.

Chris Pine

I believe in luck and fate and I believe in karma, that the energy you put out in the world comes back to meet you.

Marla Maples

I'm not a big believer in a thing called luck. I believe it has a lot to do with fate and just really having a vision of the way you would see your life.

John Travolta

Acting is a mix of luck and choice. I got lucky.

Acting Luck
Chi Chi Rodriguez

No one has as much luck around the greens as one who practices a lot.

Serena Williams

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.

Mike Wallace

I cannot improve on those spoken for many years by a true legend who preceded me at CBS News. He would say, simply, 'good night, and good luck.'

Ray Kroc

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


Excellence is being able to perform at a high level over and over again. You can hit a half-court shot once. That's just the luck of the draw. If you consistently do it... that's excellence.


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

Larry King

Those who have succeeded at anything and don't mention luck are kidding themselves.

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Donald Trump

Everything in life is luck.

Kajal Aggarwal

I don't believe any color in particular can bring good luck. I think it's just a coincidence that I was introduced in white costumes. That said, the color is very soothing. So, my house is all white.

Patrick Stewart

I wasn't campaigning for a role in a Hollywood television series, it was a fluke. So you've got to have a measure of good luck, you really have, being in the right place at the right time.

Halle Berry

I'm done with men... I'm going to be alone. I have no luck with relationships. I don't think I'm made for marriage.

Relationship Lonliness Marriage
Gareth Bale

I always believed in my ability, but I think in any sport you need that little bit of luck.

I never thought of myself as a wealthy person. I've thought of myself as a person who has had a lot of luck. I don't have the same stress that other people have, but there are too many things I could have done differently if wealth was what I was after. If I was all about money, I would have lived in L.A.

Novak Djokovic

I think luck falls on not just the brave but also the ones who believe they belong there.

I believe in hard work, not luck factor. The best efforts will reap the best fruits. Nobody can take all the credit. We don't even talk about the efforts of the director, the writers, other technicians, etc. They all together take a film to another level.

Garrison Keillor

Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known.

Brian Tracy

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

Dennis Quaid

I love acting and making your own luck. You have to recreate yourself, I guess. Although, I don't know how.

H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Luck marches with those who give their very best.

Frank Sinatra

People often remark that I'm pretty lucky. Luck is only important in so far as getting the chance to sell yourself at the right moment. After that, you've got to have talent and know how to use it.

Stan Lee

For years, kids have been asking me what's the greatest superpower. I always say luck. If you're lucky, everything works. I've been lucky.

Phil Collins

All I set out to do was to earn a living playing drums, you know? And as luck would have it, I've surpassed that.

Peyton Manning

When you play for 20 years - and really, I never had to miss a game due to injury - that's not just good protection. That's good luck.

Jeffrey Dean Morgan

There are a lot of weenie American actors, and a lot of foreign actors are having the luck.

Steven Wright

I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.

Julie Bowen

I've had a little bad, bad media luck the new year. Well, apparently I'm dating Bill Clinton, which makes me nervous. I didn't know, though.

Ivanka Trump

I think it is bad luck to put shoes on a table or walk under ladders.

Benjamin Franklin

Diligence is the mother of good luck.


I don't believe in luck.

I wrote a little autobiography about how luck has to do with everything. It's called 'My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business.' A publisher came to me and said, 'Write a book,' so I did. I wanted to call it 'Everybody Else Has Got a Book.'

Franklin D. Roosevelt

I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.

Douglas MacArthur

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

Emily Dickinson

Luck is not chance, it's toil; fortune's expensive smile is earned.

During my New York run, I injured my voice badly. I was getting increasingly hoarse, and it finally gave up. The doctor said I had two choices. Either cancel things, or try my luck and perhaps never speak again. That's not much of a choice.

Zoe Kravitz

I've found all of my apartments on Craigslist. I've got good Craigslist luck. I just sit on my couch and really focus on it, and I've gotten really lucky that way.

Good Focus Luck
Charles Baudelaire

It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.

Christopher Morley

We've had bad luck with our kids - they've all grown up.

Misfortune Parenting
Gertrude Stein

The deepest thing in any one is the conviction of the bad luck that follows boasting.

Talent is to actors what luck is to card players. It's not really anything; it's just a fictitious word that people have created and labeled things. Talent is like, you know, I never really believed in talent, I believed in drive and determination and preparation, but talent is sort of like luck.

I've had an unbelievable life. I've been very lucky. You do create your own luck too, you know? I never forget where I'm from. Whenever I pass a building site or see somebody digging a ditch, I always think, 'That's real work.'

I felt really sorry for Oliver Kahn. Up to that point he had made lots of saves for the German team. Of course he could have caught the ball but it just happened. It was bad luck. In that situation, you need to be very strong psychologically to carry on.

Edgar Watson Howe

When a man has no reason to trust himself, he trusts in luck.

Anthony Hopkins

Richard Burton came from the same town as me, so I thought I'd follow my nose, and follow my luck. I think I've been very lucky.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.

James Russell Lowell

Good luck is the willing handmaid of a upright and energetic character, and conscientious observance of duty.

Kylian Mbappe

I have always considered myself as a privileged person from a kind of elite among the lucky ones. So I think we should help all those who have not had the luck I have had, to use my fame to help.

Roger Moore

During my early acting years, I was told that to succeed, you needed personality, talent, and luck in equal measure. I contest that. For me, it's been 99% luck.

Kristen Stewart

I have really bad luck with my thumbs. It plagues me, actually. It drives me crazy! Both of them are very oddly shaped.

Oprah Winfrey

I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.

Baltasar Gracian

It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.

Sandra Bullock

I have achieved everything through either hard work or luck.

In doing the screenplay for 'Good Night, and Good Luck,' the most important thing for me was to constantly go back to wherever the opposition would argue. So I had to keep reading all the books and articles about why McCarthy is such a good guy.

Zac Efron

I know I've been lucky. But it's what you do with that luck afterwards that really defines whether you stick around.

Carl Sandburg

I decided I would go to Chicago and try my luck as a writer after those eight months as a fireman.

Eric Clapton

I don't know if I believe in luck. I think I'm very fortunate.

Bill Skarsgard

There's always some extent of luck going into getting a job. I try not to think too much about my own looks or how I work. There's a danger in becoming too self-aware.

Jennifer Aniston

Here's where I luck out: I'm really computer illiterate.

Tom Hanks

As an actor I am always waiting for my luck to run out.

Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Within a five-month period, I got 'Weeds,' 'Supernatural,' and 'Grey's.' I think a lot of it had to do with luck.

Rhea Chakraborty

There are so many people who are trying their luck in films and only a few of those actors get to do films and choose to be an actor. The stakes are always high here. It's hard in the sense that it's very uncertain.

My first film would have been 'Rough,' and it got delayed. 'Venkatadri Express' released first and became a big success. I signed 'Venkatadri' after 15 days of shooting for 'Rough'. I had lot of faith in the script, and I feel luck plays a major part.

Faith Success
Brad Pitt

The latitude and longitudinal lines of where you are born determine your opportunity in life, and it's not equal. We may have been created equal, but we're not born equal. It's a lot to do with luck and you have to pass that on.

Jessie Buckley

I am incredibly lucky. I worked hard for my luck as well. I have made choices to do things because I wanted them to do them, not because they were the right thing to do.

Ivanka Trump

You can be born into privilege, or you can not be born into privilege. You can be born into the opposite extreme and into poverty. I think from there on, though, you really do have to make your luck.

Rosamund Pike

There are lots and lots of good actors out there, and often it's just luck if what you bring to the table syncs with the director's vision.

Baltasar Gracian

Luck can be assisted. It is not all chance with the wise.

Rafael Nadal

In tennis, because of the way it's scored, I don't think that scoring one point out of luck is ever decisive in winning. But, of course, it depends on the moment.

Dennis Quaid

I've had varying luck with comedy in the past, but I'd really like to give that another go. I don't know if I'd chase down a part, but if the right thing came along I could certainly see myself stepping into that zone.

Bill Gates

Some people, through luck and skill, end up with a lot of assets. If you're good at kicking a ball, writing software, investing in stocks, it pays extremely well.

I cannot live a life where I'm deprived. I'd much rather be five, 10 pounds heavier. With my luck, I'll get myself to that perfect goal weight, and I'll get hit by a bus. Then I'll be like... looking at myself from some afterlife going, 'You idiot. You could have had that agnolotti, dummy.'

Woody Allen

My luck is getting worse and worse. Last night, for instance, I was mugged by a quaker.

Daniel Radcliffe

When you get as lucky as I got, you have to work as hard as possible to earn that luck.

Work Luck

For a true writer, each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.

Dennis Quaid

A lot of people that I started out with, I don't know where they are. I guess it takes tenacity to still be doing this, and luck, but I've been very blessed.

It's difficult because nothing's preordained by plan and you can't control it. That's one of those joys and thrills and nerve-racking realities of being an actor. A lot has to do with luck, no matter what your talent or contribution can be.

It's hard to tell with these Internet startups if they're really interested in building companies or if they're just interested in the money. I can tell you, though: If they don't really want to build a company, they won't luck into it. That's because it's so hard that if you don't have a passion, you'll give up.

Henry David Thoreau

Nothing goes by luck in composition. It allows of no tricks. The best you can write will be the best you are.

Orlando Bloom

I'm amazed that things have panned out the way they have. I always say I'm so lucky, though my mum always says, 'You make your own luck.'

Hillary Clinton

I've had extraordinary good luck with my health, other than a broken elbow.

Dolly Parton

For some reason, I have better luck when I work with women. I guess I have a good sense of sisterhood.

Cate Blanchett

I don't think it's more difficult for actors to have a good marriage than anyone. I think, in the end, a really important component of any relationship is honesty, and it also comes down to luck.

Good Marriage
Nicolas Cage

I've really had good luck working with younger actors. Every younger actor that I have worked with has always been really on top of their game and fascinating to watch.

Meeting you was fate, becoming your friend was a choice, but falling in love with you I had no control over.