Bad luck Quotes

The bad end unhappily, the good unluckily. That is what tragedy means.

Tom Stoppard

Luck, bad if not good, will always be with us. But it has a way of favoring the intelligent and showing its back to the stupid.

John Dewey

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in

German Proverb

I never knew an early-rising, hard-working, prudent man, careful of his earnings, and strictly honest who complained of bad luck.

Henry Ward Beecher

The right merchant is one who has the just average of faculties we call common sense; a man of a strong affinity for facts, who makes up his decision on what he has seen. He is thoroughly persuaded of the truths of arithmetic. There is always a reason, in the man, for his good or bad fortune in making money. Men talk as if there were some magic about this. He knows that all goes on the old road, pound for pound, cent for cent / for every effect a perfect cause / and that good luck is another name for tenacity of purpose.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nobody gets justice. People only get good luck or bad luck.

Orson Welles

Any fool can have bad luck; the art consists in knowing how to exploit it

Frank Wedekind

A good fortune may forbode a bad luck, which may in turn disguise a good fortune.

Chinese Proverb

Too much luck is bad luck

German Proverb

Too much luck is bad luck

German Proverb

In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in

German Proverb

Most of us regard good luck as our right, and bad luck as a betrayal of that right.

William Feather

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

Franklin D. Roosevelt

He that is afraid of bad luck will never know good

Russian Proverb

He that is afraid of bad luck will never know good

Russian Proverb

It was weird because I was pregnant, throughout that so it was weird being a pregnant witch. I was in a really bad mood but luckily, because I sleep with the director, he just sort of scheduled me so I only had to do it two nights.

Helena Bonham Carter

Dr Slade went in to lunch in a state of desperate boredom tempered with resentment; it had shaken him a little to see how bad luck could be prolonged to such unlikely lengths.

Paul Bowles

Some people are so fond of bad luck they run half way to meet it.

Douglas William Jerrold

Nobody gets justice. People only get good luck or bad luck.

Orson Welles

All of us have bad luck and good luck. The man who persists through the bad luck - who keeps right on going - is the man who is there when the good luck comes - and is ready to receive it.

Robert Collier

A good fortune may forbode a bad luck, which may in turn disguise a good fortune.

Chinese Proverb

As long as we are lucky we attribute it to our smartness; our bad luck we give the gods credit for

Josh Billings

Superstition brings bad luck

Paul Carvel

Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't, don't call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.

Joseph Heller

We've had bad luck with children; they've all grown up

Christopher Morley

We've had bad luck with children; they've all grown up

Christopher Morley

A stout heart breaks bad luck

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

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

Gertrude Stein

To a brave man, good and bad luck are like his right and left hand. He uses both.

St. Catherine of Siena

Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.

Don Shula

All of us have bad luck and good luck. The man who persists through the bad luck - who keeps right on going - is the man who is there when the good luck comes - and is ready to receive it.

Robert Collier
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