Do you think you are a lucky person?

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  1. Dovay Lee profile image40
    Dovay Leeposted 12 years ago

    Do you think you are a lucky person?

    1. sofs profile image74
      sofsposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      NO, Not just lucky but blessed, very blessed !! smilesmilesmilesmilesmile

      But this needs to be in the Hubbers' hangout!

      1. Dovay Lee profile image40
        Dovay Leeposted 12 years agoin reply to this

        Only blessed is enough I think. There are not so many lucky people in this world. what we should do is work  harder and harder.

        1. sofs profile image74
          sofsposted 12 years agoin reply to this

          Blessed does not mean you sit and do nothing, it means that you appreciate everything that you have smile
          and that you develop your skills and your potential . Thank you

          1. Dovay Lee profile image40
            Dovay Leeposted 12 years agoin reply to this

            I agree with you, sofs. In fact there is no lucky person in this world. only hard work really counts

    2. LorreesWorld profile image61
      LorreesWorldposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Well, looking at the 2 beautiful children I have, and my handsome husband, I would say so.
      But then I've had such horrible luck lately I'm not sure anymore

  2. pisean282311 profile image65
    pisean282311posted 12 years ago


    1. Dovay Lee profile image40
      Dovay Leeposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I am happy that you say yes. I fact I am neither lucky nor unlucky. If I work hard everything will be fine.

      1. pisean282311 profile image65
        pisean282311posted 12 years agoin reply to this

        well five years back if you would have asked me this question i would have said well i create my luck...but being blessed by great friends , family and wonderful clients ...i feel i am very lucky...i do work hard but i am blessed to have people in my life who are motivation for me to work hard...

        1. Dovay Lee profile image40
          Dovay Leeposted 12 years agoin reply to this

          yes,you are really lucky for that you have so many people to care about you. I also think I am blessed with so many love

      2. recommend1 profile image60
        recommend1posted 12 years agoin reply to this

        I don't agree that if you work hard everything will be fine - it also requires a direction among other things or it just enslaves you to someone or something.

        On the point of hte thread - I am incredibly lucky, I got tetanus when I was a child (and there was no cure) I 'died' @32 times  and was brought back in a ground breaking new method of treating hte illness and was on eof the first to survive - made headline noews locally and all !

        Then I have pretty much always been my own boss doing work I really enjoyed.

        I am now getting ancient but still doing work I like - and now also in a fantastic place with the loveliest girl I could ever have dreamed of.

  3. dingdondingdon profile image59
    dingdondingdonposted 12 years ago

    I was born a middle-class human in a first world country in a time period where many scientific and technical advances are being made, so yes, I feel uncommonly lucky. What if I'd been born a snail?

  4. andygrant profile image60
    andygrantposted 12 years ago

    I feel unlucky most of the times when my plans don't work out.

  5. mdlawyer profile image45
    mdlawyerposted 12 years ago

    If you are optmistic, you will think you are lucky.  If pessimistic, you will think you are unlucky.

    1. Dovay Lee profile image40
      Dovay Leeposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I agree indeed. sometimes in depends on your attitude

  6. hewhohn profile image60
    hewhohnposted 12 years ago


  7. Lisa HW profile image59
    Lisa HWposted 12 years ago

    I was fortunate as far as "accident-of-birth" goes, so I consider myself fortunate in that way.  Other than stuff related to the parents I ended up with, anything I have I have because I've known how to get it and/or worked for it. 

    Lucky?  Absolutely not.  There's nothing that involves luck (like winning drawings etc.) that I have ever won.

    One of my sons has always just seemed amazingly lucky. When he was little he'd stand at those "gumball machines" that have little junk in them, and say, "I want that one."  That's the one that would come out!  Worrying that he'd be disappointed, I'd be careful to explain, "Well, you can't always know what color is going to come out.  You may not get the one you want."  -- and then, yet again, the one he wanted would come out (or else 3 of them would come out).  lol  He knows he tends to have luck in that way, so he sometimes buys lottery tickets.  He's won (nothing big, but nothing to sneeze at either) several times. 

    He always tells the story about how in kindergarten they made candy apples, but he didn't get one.  (He was a shy-ish, reserved, little kid who tended to take a backseat when assertiveness was important).  He said how he felt really bad about being the one who didn't get one.  That day, he got to my mother's house (he'd take the bus to her house), and it happened that she'd made candy apples.  smile  There are a lot of ways that my son hasn't had a lot of things easy, so it isn't as if he's had a charmed life (the way, in some ways, I kind of did for a very long time); but, boy, when they were giving out luck did they ever give a bunch of it out to my son.  smile (I'd ask him to buy me a lottery ticket, but I know if it's my money that buys it - that's it.  Nothing!)  smile

  8. profile image0
    Home Girlposted 12 years ago

    So far so good, cannot complain.

  9. camlo profile image85
    camloposted 12 years ago

    I have always been very lucky. I've always had everything I need and more.

  10. Seafarer Mama profile image81
    Seafarer Mamaposted 12 years ago

    Yes. I believe that I am both lucky and blessed. They are both intertwined...interrelated. Whatever I have endeavored has turned out well when approached with an open heart. I feel that my life is better than I imagined it would be when I was young. Yes, I am both lucky and blessed!

  11. futurenetads profile image64
    futurenetadsposted 12 years ago

    I am so lucky.


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