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George Roy Hill Quotes and Sayings

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Luck is an art.
- George Roy Hill

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

I find that the harder I work,
the more luck I seem to have.
- Thomas Jefferson

I am a great believer in luck
and I find that the harder
I work the more I have of it.
- Thomas Jefferson

 

Remember that not getting what you want
is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Not getting what you want
is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
- Dalai Lama

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

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Luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
- Seneca

Luck marches with those who give their very best.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

I am certainly not an authority on love because there
are no authorities on love,
just those who've had luck with it and those who haven't.
- Bill Cosby

The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.
- Harry Golden

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

Good night, and good luck.
- Edward R. Murrow

Luck is the residue of design.
- Branch Rickey

The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.
- Barbara Sher

Luck is a dividend of sweat.
The more you sweat, the luckier you get.
- Ray Kroc

Everything in life is luck.
- Donald Trump

Success is simply a matter of luck.
Ask any failure.
- Earl Wilson

Those who have succeeded at anything and don't mention
luck are kidding themselves.
- Larry King

Grandma cheated whenever she could.
She cheated because it was a much more scientific and
surer way of winning than trusting to luck.
- Allan Sherman

When it comes to luck, you make your own.
- Bruce Springsteen

The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself.
- Douglas MacArthur

In the long run, you make your own luck -
good,
bad, or indifferent.
- Loretta Lynn

I do think that short story writing is often a matter of luck.
- Robert Sheckley

I haven't done a marathon for a long time.
So we'll see.
I will need good luck.
- Haile Gebrselassie

No writer should minimize the factor that affects everyone,
but is beyond control: luck.
- John Jakes

I see a New York where people who are down on their
luck can get back on the road to responsibility,
a job and dignity.
- Carl Paladino

I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity
and the ability to take advantage of it...
The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Nothing goes by luck in composition.
It allows of no tricks.
The best you can write will be the best you are.
- Henry David Thoreau

The luck will alter and the star will rise.
- John Masefield

It's luck that one thing works out and one doesn't,
it's sort of happenstance.
- Richard Linklater

There is much good luck in the world,
but it is luck.
We are none of us safe.
We are children, playing or quarrelling on the line.
- E. M. Forster

I'm done with men...
I'm going to be alone.
I have no luck with relationships.
I don't think I'm made for marriage.
- Halle Berry

I agree with Sophocles: the greatest luck is not to have been born -
but,
as the joke goes on, very few people succeed in it.
- Slavoj Zizek

Dear World, I am leaving because I am bored.
I feel I have lived long enough.
I am leaving you with your worries in this sweet cesspool.
Good luck.
- George Sanders

With my luck, if I ever invested in General Motors,
they'd bust it to Corporal!
- Robert Orben

Richard Burton came from the same town as me,
so I thought I'd follow my nose, and follow my luck.
I think I've been very lucky.
- Anthony Hopkins

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
- Darrell Royal

Thanking you once more, I want to wish you the best
of luck for your future life and to conclude by saying to you:
Dream your dreams and may they come true!
- Felix Bloch

I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck,
based on a Grace Paley short story.
I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20
different productions of it this year.
- David Friedman

With a little bit of luck, you'll never work!
- Alan Jay Lerner

Don't you know by now, luck don't lead to anything
or why you keep on moving.
- Steve Winwood

The film kept me from working as a secretary.
It was a real stroke of luck.
A miracle.
- Victoria Abril

You don't just luck into things as much as you would like to think you do.
You build step by step, whether it is friendships or opportunities.
- Barbara Bush

I'm amazed that things have panned out the way they have.
I always say I'm so lucky, though my mum always says,
"You make your own luck."
- Orlando Bloom

Sheer luck.
I was lucky to have been born with cheekbones.
- Suzy Parker

The way my luck is running, if I was a politician I would be honest.
- Rodney Dangerfield

Outside of dumb luck, the number one way serial killers
are caught is through the help of the public.
- Pat Brown

Well, it is certainly not by choice at this time you
don't see or hear about me.
This business is very unpredictable.
A lot of it is luck and being in the right place at the right time.
- Erin Moran

I decided I would go to Chicago and try my luck as
a writer after those eight months as a fireman.
- Carl Sandburg

The only luck I had in my life was when I married you.
I knew it wouldn't last because I was too happy.
I knew they would not let me be happy.
- Eddie Slovik

The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself.
It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance,
or the help of others; it is in yourself alone.
- Orison Swett Marden

Everyone has to find their own way, it's just that
I don't want to go that way myself.
If a band likes being on a major and feels happy there,
good luck to them.
- Malcolm Wilson

I feel I'd like to share my luck and my life.
Being in love is the best thing in the world.
- Susannah York

Don't minimize the importance of luck in determining life's course.
- Alex Trebek

Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity.
- Oprah Winfrey

Captaincy is 90 per cent luck and 10 per cent skill.
But don't try it without that 10 per cent.
- Richie Benaud

Yes, there's such a thing as luck in trial law but
it only comes at 3 o'clock in the morning.
You'll still find me in the library looking for luck
at 3 o'clock in the morning.
- Louis Nizer

I still have horrible luck with girls.
- Jonathan Bennett

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

I've had a little bad, bad media luck the new year.
Well, apparently I'm dating bill Clinton,
which makes me nervous.
I didn't know, though.
- Julie Bowen

We've had bad luck with our kids - they've all grown up.
- Christopher Morley

Inspiration is one thing and you can't control it,
but hard work is what keeps the ship moving.
Good luck means, work hard.
Keep up the good work.
- Kevin Eubanks

My success was due to good luck, hard work,
and support and advice from friends and mentors.
But most importantly, it depended on me to keep trying after I had failed.
- Mark Warner

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

You know, be an actor because you love to act.
Don't be an actor because you think you're going to get famous,
because that's luck.
- Whoopi Goldberg

You gotta try your luck at least once a day,
because you could be going around lucky all day and not even know it.
- Jimmy Dean

Art depends on luck and talent.
- Francis Ford Coppola

My luck is getting worse and worse.
Last night, for instance, I was mugged by a quaker.
- Woody Allen

Be grateful for luck.
Pay the thunder no mind - listen to the birds.
And don't hate nobody.
- Eubie Blake

Be prepared, work hard, and hope for a little luck.
Recognize that the harder you work and the better prepared you are,
the more luck you might have.
- Ed Bradley


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