Chance Quotes

Baseball gives every American boy a chance to excel, not just to be as good as someone else but to be better than someone else. This is the nature of man and the name of the game

Ted Williams

You can't sit on a lead and run a few plays into the line and just kill the clock. You've got to throw the ball over the goddamn plate and give the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all

Earl Weaver

The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you. Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

I don't kno az i want tew bet enny money, and giv odds, on the man, who iz alwus anxious tew pray out loud, every chance he kan git.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

The meaning of quality in photography's best pictures lies written in the language of vision. That language is learned by chance, not system.

Walker Evans

Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars.

Henry Van Dyke

God's Compassion - Eye gives us Not only one Chance But countless chances To change our wrong directions

Sri Chinmoy

Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice: It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

A consistent soul believes in destiny, a capricious one in chance.

Benjamin Disraeli

Unless a man has trained himself for his chance, the chance will only make him look ridiculous.

J. B. Matthews

Unless you have prepared yourself to profit by your chance, the opportunity will only make you ridiculous. A great occasion is valuable to you just in proportion as you have educated yourself to make use of it.

Orison Swett Marden

Dostoevski said that taking a new step is what people fear the most. Any revolutionary change must be preceded by a passive, affirmative, non-challenging attitude toward change among the mass of our people. They must feel so frustrated, so defeated, so lost, so futureless in the prevailing system that they are willing to let go of the past and chance the future. This acceptance is the reformation essential to any revolution.

Saul David Alinsky

Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity

Democritus

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.

Kim Campbell

Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.

Mignon McLaughlin

There is no such thing as no chance.

Henry Ford

A wise man turns chance into good fortune.

Thomas Fuller

One chance is all you need.

Jesse Owens

Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.

Sophocles

Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.

Calvin Coolidge

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish.

Ovid

You can't accomplish anything worthwhile if you inhibit yourself. If life teaches you nothing else, know this for sure: When you get the chance, go for it.

Oprah Winfrey

Every person sets his or her destiny. This I am sure about. Nothing happens by chance. You make a plan and decide to make it happen.

Alfredo Karras

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