it is better to be born lucky than rich

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it is better to be born lucky than rich

proverb Because one can lose their wealth, luck is the better thing to have. Who cares that my parents didn't have much money? It is better to be born lucky than rich, right?
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It is better to be born lucky than rich.

Prov. If you are born rich, you may lose your money, but if you are born lucky, you will always get what you need or want just by chance. Maybe your family doesn't have a lot of money, but you are lucky, you know. And it's better to be born lucky than rich.
See also: better, born, lucky, rich, to
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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