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Quotes And Sayings About Chance

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The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others; it is in yourself alone.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


Detroit was kind of a random thing where it was like a chance to be in a rock 'n' roll movie.
~By Edward Furlong ~


In Kenya you've got the great birds and monkeys leaping through the trees overhead. It's a chance to remember what the world is really like.
~By Joanna Lumley ~


If I put the script down more than once, there's a good chance that I probably don't want to play the part.
~By Joe Lando ~


First of all, just to get Diner made would have been an achievement in that I got a chance to direct.
~By Barry Levinson ~


Why talk now when so many things have been said without ever giving me a chance to talk?
~By Bobby Knight ~


I guess there are very few actors that I've worked with that I would like to work with again. You never think you'll have that chance and, if we didn't do Italian Job together, there wouldn't be another one that could be right.
~By Charlize Theron ~


You gotta learn that if you don't get it by midnight, chances are you ain't gonna get it, and if you do, it ain't worth it.
~By Casey Stengel ~


To be successful, one must take chances.
~By Willie Stargell ~


If your parents didn't have any children, there's a good chance that you won't have any.
~By Clarence Day ~


If you want to achieve a high goal, you're going to have to take some chances.
~By Alberto Salazar ~


You know you have more to offer, and it gets frustrating when you aren't given the chance.
~By Mindy Cohn ~


But when I really look back on my life, being really honest about it and now that I've got the chance to travel the world, seeing how a lot of little kids grow up - my life wasn't so bad.
~By Coolio ~


In front of us was not a line but a fortress position, twenty miles deep, entrenched and fortified, defended by masses of machine-gun posts and thousands of guns in a wide arc. No chance for cavalry!
~By Philip Gibbs ~


Wealth often takes away chances from men as well as poverty. There is none to tell the rich to go on striving, for a rich man makes the law that hallows and hollows his own life.
~By Sean O'Casey ~


A fool must now and then be right, by chance.
~By William Cowper ~


If the breaking news event has something to do with young people, specifically with MTV's audience, there was a higher chance that I would actually go cover it with a television camera instead of just write the story myself and read it on the air.
~By Tabitha Soren ~


My best chance is that, in a happy moment, I hit upon St Francis as the subject for a series of plays. Others might have written them better: but, as I have written them, the advantage will probably remain mine.
~By Laurence Housman ~


Hopefully, I can play both sides of the fence. That's probably what winning the Oscar gives me, the chance to do something with a studio and do other things that I really want to do.
~By Benicio Del Toro ~


I have as much chance of becoming Prime Minister as of being decapitated by a frisbee or of finding Elvis.
~By Boris Johnson ~


Whenever we have thanked these men and women for what they have done for us, without exception they have expressed gratitude for having the chance to help - because they grew as they served.
~By Clayton Christensen ~


I've got big shoes to fill. This is my chance to do something. I have to seize the moment.
~By Andrew Jackson ~


Giving a 10-year mandatory minimum for a second offense fist fight is not going to reduce the chance that someone will be stabbed 16 times when you are not funding any of the programs that are desperately needed to actually reduce juvenile crime.
~By Bobby Scott ~


You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace.
~By Ernie Banks ~


Anytime you have a difficult encounter with your child, there is a good chance that at least one of these factors is bringing out the worst in him or her: transitions, time pressure, competition for your attention, conflicting objectives.
~By Cathy Rindner Tempelsman ~


I assure you I will not miss the chance to show you that you were right when you voted for me.
~By Traian Basescu ~


We have to have a way of dealing with this that engenders confidence, trust, gives us every chance of getting the right outcome and boosts both sustainability and economic return at the same time.
~By John Anderson ~


People often remark that I'm pretty lucky. Luck is only important in so far as getting the chance to sell yourself at the right moment. After that, you've got to have talent and know how to use it.
~By Frank Sinatra ~


Wherefore the race being not to the swift, etc. but time and chance happening to all men, I leave the Judgement of the whole to the Candid, of whose correction I shall never be impatient.
~By William Petty ~


We had to be very careful on our best behaviour when we went to these other countries. And then I made a living, I had a chance to support my wife and my kids. It was a wonderful, wonderful, wonderful program from that point of view.
~By Gavin MacLeod ~


Yet enthusiasm is no excuse for the historian going off balance. He should remind the reader that outcomes were neither inevitable nor foreordained, but subject to a thousand changes and chances.
~By Samuel E. Morison ~


Necessity is the mother of taking chances.
~By Mark Twain ~


A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
~By Winston Churchill ~


All the principal people in the town are concerned in the slave trade, and their chief wealth consists in the number of slaves they possess; therefore there is little chance of the trade being, for many years, totally abolished.
~By George Grey ~


I'm very happy for the Contreras family. They're out. Now they've got a chance to experience life the way I did as a kid. You know, his kids are going to have a real chance in life now, and the same way that I had it.
~By Rafael Palmeiro ~


It was a fun film. I had a great time doing it. I was looking for a role just like that for my first movie role. I didn't want to have a starring role, because I wanted a chance to learn. I didn't want the whole thing riding on me.
~By Luke Perry ~


The vice president had a bargaining asset, however, that no ordinary person has: He was next in line to the presidency. I saw no chance that he would resign first, then take his chances on trial, conviction, and jail.
~By Elliot Richardson ~


We stand a chance of getting a president who has probably killed more people before he gets into office than any president in the history of the United States.
~By Susan Sarandon ~


I started out Ice skating with Holiday On Ice and just got offered the part of R2 by chance.
~By Kenny Baker ~


We are all agreed that your theory is crazy. The question which divides us is whether it is crazy enough to have a chance of being correct. My own feeling is that it is not crazy enough.
~By Niels Bohr ~


We've had a chance to be seen by viewers who had never seen us before, and we've kept a lot of them.
~By Brit Hume ~


I have never done Cult TV before, the convention was good. It gives the fans a chance to meet the celebrities. Connect with the guy that used to be a bunch of coloured dots on your TV screen.
~By Peter Tork ~


Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.
~By Albert Camus ~


Fans made me. The fans gave me a chance, and they made me. Beyond that, my career has been trials and tribulations and ups and downs, so I have to have true fans riding with me.
~By Puff Daddy ~


My main concern is when it's 2-0, I've got to keep it at 2-0. It gives us a little more of a chance. To give up four more runs, that isn't going to get it done. I don't care who you're facing or who you're playing, it's not going to get it done.
~By Roger Clemens ~


To suggest that Quebecers willingly give up the chance to exercise fully their influence within the federal government would be to betray the historical role Quebec has always played in Confederation, and to undermine the legitimacy of their pride and ambitions.
~By Kim Campbell ~


There is no telling what is going to happen in the music business in the next few years, hours, minutes, seconds. Giving artists the chance to produce and distribute their own material is great, very empowering. The technological changes that are happening so rapidly now, amongst all the opinions, are in truth, only two things, inevitable and unstoppable.
~By Pauley Perrette ~


The flower has opened, has been in the sun and is unafraid. I'm taking more chances; I'm bold and proud.
~By Paula Cole ~


When I started to pick up the bass, it was purely by random chance.
~By Eberhard Weber ~


It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
~By Robert H. Schuller ~


I just picked up golf, it was good, give me a chance to play golf.
~By Abdullah Ahmad Badawi ~


With twins, reading aloud to them was the only chance I could get to sit down. I read them picture books until they were reading on their own.
~By Beverly Cleary ~


They did offer me a chance of being a V in the crowd, but it's not my scene. I think they just thought it would be fun for me to do that, but I don't know. I heard that Stan Lee appears in every movie of his.
~By David Lloyd ~


News conferences are the only chance the American public has to see Ronald Reagan use his mind.
~By Sam Donaldson ~


We are given to the cult of personality; when things go badly we look to some messiah to save us. If by chance we think we have found one, it will not be long before we destroy him.
~By Constantine Karamanlis ~


Being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


It's been a struggle for me because I had a chance to be white and refused.
~By Richard Pryor ~


As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
~By Bono ~


I get cassettes near Academy Award time of every movie that's made that thinks it has some kind of chance for a nomination - that's when I watch my movies.
~By William Peter Blatty ~


Chance favors the prepared mind.
~By Louis Pasteur ~


'Early stages' is when the cancer is completely contained within the prostate. If it is detected when the cancer is entirely in the gland, the chance for full recovery is at its highest.
~By Len Dawson ~


We all know that China is industrializing at a growth rate of 8 to 10 percent per year. China is on track to pass the U.S. as the largest economy in the world in 20 to 25 years, and China is determined to give its people a chance at this high standard of living that we enjoy.
~By John Olver ~


The Jews deserved to die. I have no regrets. If I had the chance I would do it again.
~By Alois Brunner ~


I worry about kids and all they are exposed to. Kids get so bombarded with hard, commercial sounds. They don't even have a chance to develop the softer part of themselves without fear of being ridiculed.
~By Susannah McCorkle ~


But, in the name of the experimental method and out of our poor knowledge, are we really entitled to claim that everything happens by chance, to the exclusion of all other possibilities?
~By Albert Claude ~


This club is all about winning trophies and we've got a chance of bringing the greatest trophy of them all back to Anfield, so it means a great deal obviously.
~By Steven Gerrard ~


I wanted to travel with my dad to be close to him again. Having babies and raising my own family took so much of my time, I didn't have a chance to be with him very often.
~By Nancy Sinatra ~


Although idea and form are ultimately paramount in my work, so too are chance, accident, and rawness.
~By Martin Puryear ~


I have always admired the work of Phil Farmer and was glad for the chance to work with him. Readers today may be too young to remember his classics like The Lovers.
~By Piers Anthony ~


Peyton Manning is doing things that I think no other quarterback in the history of the league has done at the line of scrimmage... I just think they are a team right now that's got a real chance to run the table.
~By Don Shula ~


If people take an interest in you and they think there's half a chance, they might hang on. It's dreadful.
~By Daniel Day Lewis ~


The 50-50-90 rule: Anytime you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there's a 90% probability you'll get it wrong.
~By Andy Rooney ~


If somebody has a chance to put my food in their mouth, that tells the story.
~By Emeril Lagasse ~


If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
~By Abraham Lincoln ~


This isn't just about today, this about generations to come. And you've got a chance to be the greatest conservation President since Theodore Roosevelt, and I think he's done it.
~By Bruce Babbitt ~


Unfortunately, we don't get a second chance. We've already played them twice.
~By Trevor Brooking ~


When they first cast me, I was a pretty avid fan and vampire movies and Celtic mythology, so I was excited to get a chance to walk in Doyle's shoes and have fun with it.
~By Glenn Quinn ~


Grab a chance and you won't be sorry for a might-have-been.
~By Arthur Ransome ~


The man who didn't want his wife to work has been succeeded by the man who asks about her chances of getting a raise.
~By Earl Wilson ~


There have been times when I felt suicidal and I would stop my head from going in that direction of negativity because I thought there'd be something I'd miss that was funny in the future. If there's a chance I'm going to laugh tomorrow then want to live to experience that.
~By Dave Navarro ~


We need to go to the niceties of approaching the U. N. and let them have a chance to take it over, but we should set some sort of date and begin to move out and leave it to whoever takes over.
~By William Odom ~


No press conference announcing a last film. I'd just steal away. Best way because, if by chance after two or three years something interesting comes up, I would not - like Sinatra - have to say: "Well, I've thought it over and decided to come back."
~By Sophia Loren ~


I want to do it for myself. It's my goal and dream. All I can ask for is to get the chance and go out there and do the best I can, be as ready as I can.
~By Carly Patterson ~


I just basically took a chance because it looked like fun and I wanted the .
~By Rob Mariano ~


My father felt that his world of ideas was too liberal for traditional rabbinical teachings, and he looked for a chance to find a way in life.
~By Immanuel Velikovsky ~


I didn't do a movie until I was almost 30. I'm grateful for that because it gave me a chance to be an adult in the world and do work in the regional theater that very few people cared about. I loved it and I wanted to do that stuff.
~By Annette Bening ~


Lazy people tend not to take chances, but express themselves by tearing down other's work.
~By Ann Rule ~


You will never stub your toe standing still. The faster you go, the more chance there is of stubbing your toe, but the more chance you have of getting somewhere.
~By Charles Kettering ~


I have always found it difficult to wait for things - whether it was to see my father or sailor brother, Alan, again after their long sea trips, or the chance of a better job, or even new curtains.
~By Anna Neagle ~


Today's developer is a poor substitute for the committed entrepreneur of the last century for whom the work of architecture represented a chance to celebrate the worth of his enterprise.
~By Arthur Erickson ~


For me it's even more interesting, because my character comes out of the shadow. It's a chance to really act emotionally, because the situation is an extreme one.
~By Ian McDiarmid ~


We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
~By Harrison Ford ~


So, I was just a young guy, maybe with an idea, and Cecil Taylor, himself a rebel, would take a chance on a guy like me. It turned out to be a very symbiotic partnership. I learned a lot from him.
~By Archie Shepp ~


Practice every time you get a chance.
~By Bill Monroe ~


Talk ought always to run obliquely, not nose to nose with no chance of mental escape.
~By Frank Moore Colby ~


Bisexuality immediately doubles your chances for a date on Saturday night.
~By Woody Allen ~


All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.
~By Charlie Chaplin ~


If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you.
~By William Hazlitt ~


Never talk for half a minute without pausing and giving others a chance to join in.
~By Sydney Smith ~


I took the role because it's rare to read a script that makes me laugh and cry, and it spoke to my own religious feelings, as well as giving me a chance to draw on my experience as a parent. Accepting it was a no-brainer.
~By Stephen Collins ~

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