SoCS — Luck

This week, Linda G. Hill has asked us to use the word “luck” for our Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt. I thought I’d use some quotes about luck from people you may have heard of.

“Diligence is the mother of good luck.” — Benjamin Franklin

“The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.” — Wilson Mizner

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

I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” — Stephen Leacock

“The more I practice the luckier I get.” — Gary Player

“Growing old is something you do if you’re lucky.” — Groucho Marx

“Those who have succeeded at anything and don’t mention luck are kidding themselves.” — Larry King

“I get no respect. The way my luck is running, if I was a politician I would be honest.” — Rodney Dangerfield

“Nothing is as obnoxious as other people’s luck.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald

“We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don’t like?” — Jean Cocteau

“The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself.” — Douglas MacArthur

10 thoughts on “SoCS — Luck

  1. HairsMyExperience August 14, 2021 / 4:11 pm

    “Growing old is something you do if you’re lucky.” — Groucho Marx
    This one is my favorite.

    Liked by 1 person

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