Popular Quotes and Sayings about Luck

Do it now. It is not safe to leave a generous feeling to the cooling influences of the world. ~Thomas Guthrie

He who confers a favor should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred and to talk of it, is little different from reproach. ~Demosthenes

True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home. ~John Hay

A pound of pluck is worth a ton of luck. ~James A. Garfield

The man who has nothing to boast of but his illustrious ancestry is like the potato - the best part under ground. ~Thomas Overbury

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body. ~Seneca

Nothing ever goes away. ~Barry Commoner

I shot an arrow into the air, and it stuck. ~Graffito

God help those who do not help themselves. ~Wilson Mizner

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