I happened to be one of those who thought all these expenses necessary, and I had the good fortune to have the majority of both houses of Parliament on my side.
Positive thoughts (expectations) can change perspective, transform behaviors, and attract good fortune.
Men: [singing] And if our good fortune never comes, here's to whatever comes.
Appreciate the people & good fortune within everyday life, this, is the quality of life, experienced.
It is sheer good fortune to miss somebody long before they leave you.
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
In a word, in adversity she was the best of comforters, in good fortune the most troublesome of friends...
Hope turns the wheels of tomorrow's good fortune." From the Ace of Cups in Tarot D'Amour" by K. & V. Daniels & Victor Daniaels
One lapse of judgment can cost and talent isn't everything. A huge slice of good fortune in needed to make it to the top, and without that element of luck, you've no chance.
Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom happen as by little advantages that occur every day.
As I look back on the last few decades of my life, I am struck by the good fortune that came my way.
A lot of my life happened in great, wonderful bursts of good fortune, and then I would race to be worthy of it.
When you work for Bruckheimer, you don't get it any better. He's the ultimate producer. I've had the good fortune of working with some great producers over the years.
I had the great good fortune to interview Peggy Lee. Her memories of working with Walt Disney and his team were warm and upbeat.
But no, I'm not political. My obligation is to pull the lever and elect somebody who's going to make life a little better for everybody, especially those who don't have as much good fortune as others.
The foundation of success in life is good health: that is the substratum fortune; it is also the basis of happiness. A person cannot accumulate a fortune very well when he is sick.
One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.
I've had the good fortune to have a much more diverse life than most people would, professional sports and television and news and movies.
Kindness is fate’s currency for good fortune. And like all currencies, it is without value when faked.
Here is a rule to remember in future, when anything tempts you to feel bitter: not "This is misfortune," but "To bear this worthily is good fortune.
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability.... We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.