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" Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck. "
F. Scott Fitzgerald
" Refusing to ask for help when you need it is refusing someone the chance to be helpful. "
" America is the land of the second chance - and when the gates of the prison open, the path ahead should lead to a better life. "
George W. Bush
" Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity. "
" Very few recognize science as the high adventure it really is, the wildest of all explorations ever taken by human beings, the chance to glimpse things never seen before, the shrewdest maneuver for discovering how the world works. "
" Being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned. "
" I see retirement as just another of these reinventions, another chance to do new things and be a new version of myself. "
" If you have a dream, give it a chance to happen. "
Richard M. DeVos
" I think people who are not rich can be extremely happy. And I think the chances to be happy in this new world - with many more opportunities to be creative, to be online, to educate yourself - there'll be a lot more chances to be happy. It's not to say everyone will take them, but there will be a lot of new paths to opportunity. "
" This business is always changing. If you're going to be a leader, you've got to take chances. "
" Falling in love, romance, matters of the heart - when you fall in love, on some biochemical level you know there is a chance it won't work out. It's ingrained in us that if you take such an enormous risk on someone with your heart that it might not pay off. I gamble all my chips and I might actually lose everything. "
" Not every father gets a chance to start his son off in his own footsteps. "
" Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance. "
" If I get a chance to dress up, I really go for it. "
" Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind. "
F. Scott Fitzgerald
" We need somebody to give us a chance. "
" I'm motivated by creating a level playing field for the world so that the weak have a chance. "
" I was a huge fan of Bobby Cox, a huge fan of Chipper Jones and John Smoltz. And just those guys, I grew up watching those guys and often wondered early on in my career if I would ever have the chance to play for the Atlanta Braves, and there it was. God kind of answered my prayers. "
" In the 'Dreamblood' books, I'm focusing more on what I like about epic fantasy: the layering and depth of tension; the chance to really delve into the minutia of an alternate society and its politics; a large cast of characters to love and hate. "
N. K. Jemisin
" In passing, also, I would like to say that the first time Adam had a chance he laid the blame on a woman. "
" Science predicts that many different kinds of universe will be spontaneously created out of nothing. It is a matter of chance which we are in. "
" If given a chance, I would really want to explore the monuments in Delhi, like Qutub Minar and the forts. I have been there as a child, but now I want to go back and understand the history and significance behind them. We take all of these things for granted in life. "
" When people express opinions that differ from yours, take it as a chance to grow. Seek to understand over being understood. Be curious, not defensive. The only way to disarm another human being is by listening. "
Glennon Doyle Melton
" It's sad when you see most of your friends in the business gone, like Tommy Cooper, Frankie Howard, Eric Morecambe, Roy Castle, Les Dawson. They were very dear to me. You no longer have the chance to bump into them at a celebrity do. "
" I play knowing that there is somebody watching me out there in the crowd that has never had the opportunity to watch a game before and it might be the only chance they ever to see one, live in person. Michael Jordan once said that in an interview, and I really took it to heart; whenever I step on the floor, I play for that person. "
" Acting as a profession came to me by chance: in 1946, after the war, I was having lunch with my cousin, who was the Italian ambassador, and he asked, 'What are you going to do now you're out of uniform?' I said, 'I'm pretty inventive, and I can imitate people,' and he said, 'Have you thought about being an actor?' "
" We have created a society where individual rights and freedoms, compassion and diversity are core to our citizenship. But underlying that idea of Canada is the promise that we all have a chance to build a better life for ourselves and our children. "
" The power of women in the politics is a soft power. It is a positive change that our country and other countries in the region... are making by giving a chance to women. "
" I could have easily gone down the wrong path and dropped out of school, but I was given a second chance. "
" Everyone has a chance to learn, improve, and build up their skills. "
" Although idea and form are ultimately paramount in my work, so too are chance, accident, and rawness. "