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What we call luck is the inner man externalized. We make things happen to us.

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Robertson Davies

William Robertson Davies, (born August 28, 1913, at Thamesville, Ontario, and died December 2, 1995 at Orangeville, Ontario) was a Canadian novelist, playwright, critic, journalist, and professor

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  • Fred LaMotte
    The actual quote is: 'What we call luck is the inner man externalized. We can make things happen to us." (from What's Bred In The Bone, chapter one)
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जिसे हम भाग्य कहते हैं, वह आंतरिक मनुष्य का बाह्यकरण है। हम चीजों को हमारे पास करते हैं।

جسے ہم قسمت کہتے ہیں وہ اندرونی آدمی بیرونی ہے۔ ہم اپنے ساتھ معاملات بناتے ہیں۔

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