There are too many quotes without any attributions. And for me, it is not clear their notability as quote. How do you think to remove those anonymous quotes? --Aphaia 20:35, 7 September 2007 (UTC)
- Removed. --Aphaia 10:41, 21 September 2007 (UTC)
- Fortune is originally a Latin word meaning luck, and in my understanding quotes now listed on that article seem to refer to this notion. The English Wikipedia w:Fortune is a disambiguation, and the notion that article covers seems to be described under the name of w:luck.
- Merged. --Aphaia 08:26, 28 September 2007 (UTC)
Shouldn't there be more?
For example, there are quotes about the Master Chief from Halo, about how he's so lucky.
--Heero Kirashami 02:30, 18 November 2008 (UTC)
Ships called enterprise
There's a Star Trek quote in here that I'm almost positive is wrong. The quote should be "fate protects fools, small children, and ships named Enterprise," not luck. --Mukkakukaku 14:54, 4 August 2011 (UTC)
- The universe runs on a strict mathematical equation of cause and effect, luck is being the right number
- Luck favors the prepared
- Louis Pasteur.
- ...Do I feel lucky?
- I have a lot of luck, it's just not always good luck.
- It is a madness to make fortune the mistress of events, because in herself she is nothing, but is ruled by prudence.
- It's smarter to be lucky than it's lucky to be smart.
- King Charles in Pippin.
- Let fortune do her worst, whatever she makes us lose, so long as she never makes us lose our honesty and our independence.
- Luck be a lady tonight.
- Guys and Dolls, as song of Sky Masterson.
- Luck favors the prepared, darling.
- Edna Mode in The Incredibles, originally adapted from Louis Pasteur.
Luck 's no lady...luck is a bitch.
- Anonymous. Toilet wall, Paddy Power bookmakers, High Street Harlesden, London 2012
- Luck... protects fools, small children and ships named Enterprise.
- Men live at the mercy of forces they cannot control. Belief in fortune and luck, good and evil, is one of the most widespread and persistent of human beliefs.
- The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; and the good fortune of the bad bows their heads down to the earth.
- The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
- The prudent man really frames his own fortunes for himself.
- I think Luck is what we describe as a chance that was beneficial to us.