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Quotes of the Day for 13 December 2002 – Luck

I believe in luck, but I'm not superstitious. I am occasionally cautious, so I don't walk under ladders as a general rule, but that's not really a matter of luck. I'm definitely lazy enough to jump on a convenient bandwagon, so on Friday the Thirteenth I drag out the Luck quotes.

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The quotes:

It's bad luck to be superstitious.
     - Andrew W. Mathis

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

A lucky man is rarer than a white crow.
     - Juvenal

My own luck has been curious all my literary life; I could never tell a lie that anyone would doubt, nor a truth that anyone would believe.
     - Mark Twain, 1835 - 1910

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
     - Thomas Jefferson, 1743 - 1826


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