Quotes of Chance

“ Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds. ”

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

“ It's choice - not chance - that determines your destiny. ”

- Jean Nidetch

“ Fortune can, for her pleasure, fools advance, And toss them on the wheels of Chance. ”

- Juvenal

“ The moments that we have with friends and family, the chances that we have to make a big difference in the world or even to make a small difference to the ones we love, all those wonderful chances that life gives us, life also takes away. It can happen fast and a whole lot sooner than you think. ”

- Larry Page

“ In the field of observation, chance favors only the prepared mind. ”

- Louis Pasteur

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

- Ovid

“ Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ The sufferings that fate inflicts on us should be borne with patience, what enemies inflict with manly courage. ”

- Thucydides

“ 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
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