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  A problem is a chance for you to do your best.  
 -  Duke Ellington
  

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

  Be nice to nerds. Chances are you'll end up working for one.  
 -  Bill Gates
  

  Your life is a result of the chances you make.  
 -  Unknown
  

  I either want less corruption, or more chance to participate in it.  
 -  Ashleigh Brilliant
  

  Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his work.  
 -  Anatole France
  

  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
  

  The drums of Africa still beat in my heart. They will not let me rest while there is a single Negro boy or girl without a chance to prove his worth.  
 -  Mary McLeod Bethune
  

  Fiction gives us a second chance that life denies us.  
 -  Paul Theroux
  

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

  Necessity is the mother of 'taking chances'  
 -  Mark Twain
  

  There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs from the deepest source of destiny.  
 -  Friedrich Von Schiller
  

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

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

  Beset by a difficult problem? Now is your chance to shine. Pick yourself up, get to work and get triumphantly through it.  
 -  Ralph Marston
  

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

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

  It's no secret that we were sticking just about every nickel we had on the chance that people would really be interested in something totally new and unique in the field of entertainment.  
 -  Walt Disney
  

  In baseball, you can't kill the clock. You've got to give the other man his chance. That's why this is the greatest game.  
 -  Earl Weaver
  

  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.  
 -  Michael Schudson
  

  Hope is the most exciting thing in life and if you honestly believe that love is out there, it will come. And even if it doesn't come straight away there is still that chance all through your life that it will.  
 -  Josh Hartnett
  

  I will prepare and some day my chance will come.  
 -  Abraham Lincoln
  

  All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, desire.  
 -  Aristotle
  

  I have always said that a conference was held for one reason only, to give everybody chance to get sore at everybody else. Sometimes it takes two or three conferences to scare up a war, but generally one will do it.  
 -  Will Rogers
  

  Your chances of success are directly proportional to the degree of pleasure you desire from what you do. If you are in a job you hate, face the fact squarely and get out.  
 -  Michael Korda
  

  A wise man turns chance into good fortune.  
 -  Thomas Fuller
  

  It's important to give it all you have while you have the chance.  
 -  Shania Twain
  

  It's the heart afraid of breaking that never learns to dance. It is the dream afraid of waking that never takes the chance. It is the one who won't be taken who cannot seem to give. And the soul afraid of dying that never learns to live.  
 -  Bette Midler
  

  A journey of observation must leave as much as possible to chance. Random movement is the best plan for maximum observation.  
 -  Tahir Shah
  

  Going to college offered me the chance to play football for four more years.  
 -  Ronald Reagan
  

  Our lives improve only when we take chances and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.  
 -  Walter Anderson
  

  The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it.  
 -  Roger Babson
  

  It's choice- not chance- that determines your destiny.  
 -  Jean Nidetch
  

  We are alone, absolutely alone on this chance planet; and amid all the forms of life that surround us, not one, excepting the dog has made an alliance with us.  
 -  Max Depree
  

  It's never too late to give someone a a second chance.  
 -  Unknown
  

  No soldier outlives a thousand chances. But every soldier believes in chance and trusts his luck.  
 -  Erich Maria Remarque
  

  My country owes me nothing. It gave me, as it gives every boy and girl, a chance. It gave me schooling, independence of action, opportunity for service and honor. In no other land could a boy from a country village, without inheritance or influential  
 -  Herbert Hoover
  

  We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person.  
 -  William Somerset Maugham
  

  Life is full of chances and changes, and the most prosperous of men may...meet with great misfortunes.  
 -  Aristotle
  

  See that fella over there? He's 20 years old. In 10 years, he's got a chance to be a star. Now that fella over there, he's 20 years old, too. In 10 years he's got a chance to be 30.  
 -  Casey Stengel
  

  Everybody deserves second chances, but not for the same mistakes.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Children are our second chance to have a great parent-child relationship  
 -  Laura Schlessinger
  

  All we are saying is give peace a chance.  
 -  John Lennon
  

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

  Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.  
 -  Mary Tyler Moore
  

  It is by chance that we met, by choice that we became friends.  
 -  Henri Nouwen
  

  I've always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I never quit trying; I never felt that I didn't have a chance to win.  
 -  Arnold Palmer
  

  The 3 C's of life: choices, chances and changes. You must make a choice to take a chance or your life will never change.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.  
 -  Benjamin Franklin
  

  A merchants happiness hangs upon chance, winds, and waves  
 -  Proverb
  

  He who trusts all things to chance, makes a lottery of his life  
 -  Proverb