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The people like the American Legion Post that gave us a chance to play. A place to play and a chance to play.
~By Dave Winfield ~


I worked at a local television station and I got a chance to direct and do all those things - worked kiddie shows, Ranger House show with the hand puppets and things like that.
~By Barry Levinson ~


And we are grateful to the American young men and women who are risking their lives to give the Iraqi people this chance, this dream of democracy in Iraq now.
~By Ahmed Chalabi ~


Maybe if you and ten of your friends could pool your savings and borrow some money and actually buy some obscure station in Sonoma, and then take some chances and have some fun.
~By Robert McChesney ~


Maybe there's a chance to get back to grown-up films. Anything that uses humor and dramatic values to deal with human emotions and gets down to what people are to people.
~By Robert Altman ~


I was a starter and did some good things there, and then I got a chance to prove myself as a closer. Because of that opportunity, I was blessed with the honor of being elected to the Hall of Fame.
~By Dennis Eckersley ~


Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
~By Jacques Delille ~


Better that you should take the chance of trying something that is close to your heart, you think is what you want to write, and if they do not publish it, put it in your drawer. But maybe another day will come and you will find a place to put that.
~By Gay Talese ~


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 ~


'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 ~


I think dress, hairstyle and make-up are the crucial factors in projecting an attractive persona and give one the chance to enhance one's best physical features.
~By Vivienne Westwood ~


I think it has other roots, has to do, in part, with a general anxiety in contemporary life... nuclear bombs, inequality of possibility and chance, inequality of goods allotted to us, a kind of general racist, unjust attitude that is pervasive.
~By Leonard Baskin ~


When I get a chance to play golf or go on a boat with good people, take the boat out and put some lobsters on the grill, get the ice-cold beer and the cigars - that's heaven here on earth.
~By Bernie Mac ~


I have found that I always learn more from my mistakes than from my successes. If you aren't making some mistakes, you aren't taking enough chances.
~By John Sculley ~


Wealthy men can't live in an island that is encircled by poverty. We all breathe the same air. We must give a chance to everyone, at least a basic chance.
~By Ayrton Senna ~


A show that no one thought had a chance has just finished its fifth year: Charmed. I think it's tougher for the younger networks, so I think they have a little more patience for the sake of the show. But who knows?
~By Aaron Spelling ~


Be strong and follow your own convictions. You can't assume there is a lot of time to do what you like. This is what David Bowie is afraid of: that he will die before he gets a chance to make a real strong contribution.
~By Marc Bolan ~


The more facts you tell, the more you sell. An advertisement's chance for success invariably increases as the number of pertinent merchandise facts included in the advertisement increases.
~By Charles Edwards ~


Where observation is concerned, chance favors only the prepared mind.
~By Louis Pasteur ~


I could prove God statistically. Take the human body alone - the chances that all the functions of an individual would just happen is a statistical monstrosity.
~By George Gallup ~


A property in the 100-year floodplain has a 96 percent chance of being flooded in the next hundred years without global warming. The fact that several years go by without a flood does not change that probability.
~By Earl Blumenauer ~


The only thing that I could get with chance, and I never was able to use it, was that I would end up with something quite geometric or the spirit that I was interested in, indulging in, was gone.
~By Robert Rauschenberg ~


Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them.
~By Francesco Guicciardini ~


A lot of them want to come and play for Manchester United. They want to play because Alex has a record of giving youth a chance and we have the history and heritage of Manchester United.
~By David Gill ~


When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped outside and felt the wind and rain in my face, I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took my time and trusted myself.
~By Tom Kite ~


If you enjoy math and you write novels, it's very rare that you'll get a chance to put your math into a novel. I leapt at the chance.
~By Mark Haddon ~


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 ~


But I loved the theatre and I was just doing theatre 24/7 and kept dropping courses because I didn't have the time and the chancellor thought that wasn't a good idea after awhile.
~By Mandy Patinkin ~


Trouble is part of your life - if you don't share it, you don't give the person who loves you a chance to love you enough.
~By Dinah Shore ~


Louis Pasteur said, 'Chance favors the prepared mind.' If you're really engaged in the writing, you'll work yourself out of whatever jam you find yourself in.
~By Michael Chabon ~


The criteria for serving one's country should be competence, courage and willingness to serve. When we deny people the chance to serve because of their sexual orientation, we deprive them of their rights of citizenship, and we deprive our armed forces the service of willing and capable Americans.
~By Diane Feinstein ~


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 ~


Democracy still has a real hope and chance in Iraq, and true freedom in this country would be the greatest testament to those who gave their lives for it.
~By Mary Landrieu ~


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


We must, from here on in, all go down the same path... There may not be another chance.
~By Maurice Strong ~


First, I have to thank God for giving me the gift that he did as well as a second chance for a better life.
~By Oksana Baiul ~


To be happy, to make other people happy, to get into movie production more and probably to give some other people the chances that I had, to carry on enjoying being a mum and never to stop having flowers bought for me. I've still got a long way to go.
~By Sharon Stone ~


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 ~


To race Formula three is very high risk and I am not going to take a chance. Thank god I am not doing it!
~By Emerson Fittipaldi ~


We need to give the Iraqis a chance to build their own future. It should be in their hands. It must be in their hands. That is what democracy is all about. We can teach it, we can explain it, but they must want it enough to make it work for them.
~By Barbara Boxer ~


I never miss a chance to have sex or appear on television.
~By Gore Vidal ~


TO preach a sermon or edit a newspaper were the two things in life which I always felt I could do with credit to myself and benefit to the world, if I only had the chance.
~By Rebecca H. Davis ~


If you're a kid who's not necessarily attractive, and you don't have money, and you're not hip and cool, chances are you're not going to feel good about yourself and want to be an actor.
~By Jim McKay ~


Growth is never by mere chance; it is the result of forces working together.
~By James Cash Penney ~


Perchance the chemist is already damned and the guardian the blackest.
~By Lewis Gilbert ~


I never really had a chance to know the players individually... I thought when they were on the floor, they worked hard. But I never really got to know them.
~By Lenny Wilkens ~


If you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of being a prophet.
~By Isaac Bashevis Singer ~


Chances are that neither the client nor the agency will ever know very much about what role the ad has played in sales or profits of the client, either short-term or long-term.
~By Michael Schudson ~


Treat all men alike. Give them the same law. Give them an even chance to live and grow.
~By Chief Joseph ~


I study pitchers. I visualize pitches. That gives me a better chance every time I step into the box. That doesn't mean I'm going to get a hit every game, but that's one of the reasons I've come a long way as a hitter.
~By Mark McGwire ~


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


So that's my philosophy: If you believe in yourself, the chances and the opportunities will come around.
~By Mindy Cohn ~


I had never done any serious acting before, but I decided that it was a chance that I should take.
~By Helena Christensen ~


No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned... a man in a jail has more room, better food, and commonly better company.
~By Samuel Johnson ~


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 ~


I think that realistically we can shoot for the title this year. If we stay healthy and be persistent throughout the season, I think we have good chance to go all the way.
~By Jason Kidd ~


Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself.
~By Robert Collier ~


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 ~


My dad told me that no one could ever make it as a writer, that my chances were equivalent to winning the lottery - which was good for me, because I like to have something to prove.
~By Poppy Z. Brite ~


I feel very strongly when there's no chance for me to find a key to a piece.
~By Jan Garbarek ~


If you do not believe you can do it then you have no chance at all.
~By Arsene Wenger ~


They decided to let immigrants in and I am an immigrant. They gave us a chance to participate in this country's life and I took it.
~By Ayaan Hirsi Ali ~


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 ~


Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by the arbitrary will of another.
~By Arthur Schopenhauer ~


If you hear something you like, and you're halfway like the public, chances are they'll like it too.
~By Chet Atkins ~


Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
~By Anatole France ~


Our being is subject to all the chances of life. There are so many things we are capable of, that we could be or do. The potentialities are so great that we never, any of us, are more than one-fourth fulfilled.
~By Katherine Anne Porter ~


If I thought I had hurt my chances of winning another major just because I was chasing money around, I'd wind up kicking myself.
~By Mike Weir ~


When you are in any contest, you should work as if there were - to the very last minute - a chance to lose it. This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
~By Dwight D. Eisenhower ~


When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people.
~By Mark Twain ~


Getting a chance to practice six months against my own teammates, who I consider the best soccer players in the world, there's no way I couldn't improve.
~By Lorrie Fair ~


You hit home runs not by chance but by preparation.
~By Roger Maris ~


Even if severe wounds are given, the Indian has many chances in his favor, for his organization is somewhat different from that of white men, and he recovers easily from wounds that would kill any European outright.
~By Edward Burnett Tylor ~


Always go to the bathroom when you have a chance.
~By King George V ~


Every time we've moved ahead in IBM, it was because someone was willing to take a chance, put his head on the block, and try something new.
~By Thomas J. Watson ~


Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
~By Voltaire ~


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


Every American deserves to live in freedom, to have his or her privacy respected and a chance to go as far as their ability and effort will take them - regardless of race, gender, ethnicity or economic circumstances.
~By Christopher Dodd ~


Working with Yahoo! allows us to give our fans a chance to listen to our songs, check out the video, purchase our new album, win tickets to our show, and chat with us all in one place.
~By Isaac Hanson ~


I've done the calculation and your chances of winning the lottery are identical whether you play or not.
~By Fran Lebowitz ~


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 ~


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 ~


Today, comics is one of the very few forms of mass communication in which individual voices still have a chance to be heard.
~By Scott McCloud ~


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 ~


There is a very good chance I could have been a screw-up for the rest of my life.
~By Brandon Thomas ~


Right afterwards there was a whole, whole lot of press to do, so the week after, all day, every day, was press so I didn't really get a chance to celebrate.
~By Carrie Underwood ~


I have as much input to the blues; I just never got the chance, the opportunity or maybe the respect.
~By Luther Allison ~


We stand our best chance of leaving a legacy to those who want to learn, our children, by standing firm. In matters of style, hey, swing with the stream. But in matters of principle, you need to stand like a rock.
~By Kevin Costner ~


Improvisation is too good to leave to chance.
~By Paul Simon ~


If there is a 50-50 chance that something can go wrong, then 9 times out of ten it will.
~By Will Harvey ~


I knew I'd just done one of the most amazing things that I will ever get a chance to do. Just to be part of a musical that's not your background and to pull it off and to think that we've done something that's really special.
~By Gerard Butler ~


Our main task is not to see that people of great wealth add to it, but that those without much money have a greater chance to earn some.
~By Mitch Daniels ~


Is woman a religion? Well, perhaps you will have the chance of judging for yourselves if you go to America. There you will find men treating women with just the same respect formerly accorded only to religious dignitaries or to great nobles.
~By Lafcadio Hearn ~


Chance is the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
~By Theophile Gautier ~


I tend to do golf charity things because it's much safer and you don't get much chance of a broken arm or leg.
~By Dougray Scott ~


It comes from the likes of you! Take what you can get! Grab the chances as they come along! Act in hallways! Sing in doorways! Dance in cellars!
~By Alexander Woollcott ~


I was notified on July 17 to be ready to start August 7 for an October air date. When we reached the screen we did not have a single segment ready. It was done so fast the writers never got a chance to know what it was all about.
~By Jeffrey Hunter ~


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 ~


That which has been believed by everyone, always and everywhere, has every chance of being false.
~By Paul Valery ~


No, but way before that, I've been doing little dances in movies for years. Yeah, that was an amazing chance. You know, at my age to be able to do a music dance video, very unusual.
~By Christopher Walken ~

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March 9 ,2021
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