Quotes of the Day for 13 February 2004 – Luck
A couple of times every year, the thirteenth day of the month falls on a Friday, which is supposed to bring bad luck. If I believed that I think I'd just stay in bed all day. Maybe I will, but for those who ignore the risk and check their mail, here are some quotes on Luck for Friday the Thirteenth.
When you work seven days a week, fourteen hours a day, you get lucky.
- Armand Hammer, 1898 - 1990
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.
- Earl Wilson
Any new system is worth trying when your luck is bad.
- Heywood Campbell Broun, 1888 - 1939
If I should come out of this war alive, I will have more luck than brains.
- Manfred von Richthofen, 1892 - 1918
Of course I don't believe in it. [pointing to horseshoe on his office wall] But I understand that it brings you luck whether you believe in it or not.
- Niels Bohr, 1885 - 1962
A little government and a little luck are necessary in life, but only a fool trusts either of them.
- P. J. O'Rourke
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