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comment What is the exact meaning of “It’s better to be lucky than good”? How popular is this adage?
I'm not sure when the quote in the article on flightjournal.com was spoken (if 1941, would be one of the earliest recorded), but Lefty Gomez "often remarked, "I'd rather be lucky than good."" in 1942.
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