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    chance Quotes

    I can't go on Gawker. I actually think the writing is really funny, but there is a chance that somebody is undercutting me.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    tags: chance  funny  writing 
    Physical roles give me a chance to learn something new.
    — Zoe Saldana
    tags: chance  learn 
    So, absolutely, [my Dad] will call and say, "I just got offered this or that and what do you think?" My Mom [Lisa Bonet] will do the same. And we all trust each other's opinions. And we all know each other so well and what we're capable of so, if someone's scared to do something, we encourage them to take that chance because we believe in each other as a family.
    — Zoe Kravitz
    I think most actors jump at the chance to do something where the camera's on them all the time.
    — Zoe Kazan
    tags: chance  time 
    Working on my own gave me a chance to take my time and experiment a lot.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: chance  time 
    We possess our body by chance and we are already pleased with it. If our physical bodies went through ten thousand transformations without end, how incomparable would this joy be! Therefore the sage roams freely in the realm in which nothing can escape, but all endures.
    — Zhuangzi
    China's cinema has been rising for some time; it has more exposure, so my chances of becoming internationally known are better. But the first thing I have to do is learn English. If I can grasp the language, then perhaps I can think about the U.S.
    — Zhang Ziyi
    tags: chance  language  learn 
    From beginning to end I worried that Ang Lee wouldn't be satisfied with my work. So I worked as hard as I could to earn his trust, because you only get a chance like this once.
    — Zhang Ziyi
    tags: chance  work  trust 
    I enjoy being an actress a lot, because I can feel different women's lives. I have the chance to feel like a geisha one day, and on another day maybe a scientist. That's the interesting part for me. My profession has helped me to grow up.
    — Zhang Ziyi
    Growth will be slower, no one denies that. But the question is: Where are the chances and opportunities now? I see some positive and some negative trends.
    — Zhang Xin
    Well, I would say that Shake It Up was a chance for me to do two things I really love: acting and dancing.
    — Zendaya
    tags: chance 
    I was lucky to be in a household where whatever I wanted to do was supported and my music was always such a natural part of me, and I was never told that I couldn't do it. So I've always been able to follow my heart and my instincts and what I love, that being my art. And I know that not everybody really has that chance or that environment, the same one that I did, so I kind of want to help in any way that I can.
    — Zella Day
    Looking for love is like asking for a new point of departure ... another chance in life.
    — Zelda Fitzgerald
    tags: chance 
    Let me think about the people I care about the most, and how when they fail or disappoint me, I still love them. I still give them chances, and I still see the best in them - Then let me extend that generosity to myself.
    — Ze Frank
    tags: chance  people  care  fail 
    I didn't get a chance to meet Glen [Beck] for this movie. I did meet him a few years ago, coincidentally, before any of this happened. But I've been familiar with his work, so I felt I wanted to get it right. I wanted to honor him. I respect him and I think the way he does his job is admirable. Yeah, there was an added incentive. I wouldn't call it pressure, but incentive perhaps.
    — Zachary Quinto
    tags: chance  work  respect  right  job  movie  year  honor 
    I wouldn't say music is my passion, or my calling, or anything like that. I mean, I don't really believe in that kind of stuff. Life is a series of chance happenings, so I just fell into it.
    — Zachary Cole Smith
    tags: chance  believe  music  passion 
    I could probably spend the next five years reworking an album from ten years ago, if given the chance, to make it better - make it best, so to speak.
    — Zach Condon
    tags: chance  year 
    I feel really bad for everyone who died on 9/11. Not just the people in the World Trade Center, Pentagon, or Flight 93, but all of the terrorists, too. 'Garden State' came out in 2004. That means none of them got a chance to see it. Let that sink in for a second. No wonder they're building a memorial.
    — Zach Braff
    tags: chance  people  world  wonder  bad  garden 
    People still make New Year's resolutions? Wow. I figured those were pointless once I perfected myself by directing, writing, and acting in Garden State. I guess it makes sense, though. It gives people a chance to hope that they can become as great as me someday.
    — Zach Braff
    tags: chance  people  writing  hope  year  garden 
    I'm not gay, but I'm still the kind of guy where, even though you have no chance, they still want to hang around me so you can get a good mental image and jerk off to me later.
    — Zach Braff
    tags: chance  mental  gay 
    In the back of my mind, I can never forget this could be gone tomorrow - and at this point I think the odds are against me... the chances of succeeding in this business are slim to none; there's only a handful of people that have long careers. You have to put in the work, you can never be satisfied, never take it for granted.
    — Zac Efron
    The cool thing about being best friends is that you can make big plans even if there's only a slim chance in hell that they'll ever happen.
    — Yvonne Prinz
    tags: chance  friends  hell 
    For Kenya: we have a chance to start again each time we meet one another. The ghosts do not need to define the future.
    — Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
    tags: chance  time  future  ghost 
    I think every morning we wake up offers a new beginning, a new way of stepping into the day. I think every conversation could be a new chance.
    — Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
    tags: chance 
    My goal in politics from the very beginning has been, and will be, the goal of giving Ukraine a chance to finally secure a firm footing in the world as a competitive, independent and real European state.
    — Yulia Tymoshenko
    tags: chance  world  giving  real  politics  goal 
    Honestly, I'm on the road so much that I never really get a chance to go to baseball games.
    — Young Jeezy
    tags: chance  games  baseball 
    What you want to acquire, you should dare to acquire by any means. What you want to see, even though it is with difficulty, you should see. You should not let it pass, thinking there will be another chance to see it or acquire it. It is quite unusual to have a second chance to materialize your desire.
    — Yosa Buson
    tags: desires  chance  thinking 
    Give peace a chance and let's hope that one day we will all live in peace.
    — Yoko Ono
    tags: chance  peace  live  hope 
    I was a military man for 27 years. I fought so long as there was no chance for peace. I believe that there is now a chance for peace, a great chance. We must take advantage of it for the sake of those standing here, and for those who are not here - and they are many.
    — Yitzhak Rabin
    We can continue to fight. We can continue to kill - and continue to be killed. But we can also try to put a stop to this never-ending cycle of blood. We can also give peace a chance.
    — Yitzhak Rabin
    tags: chance  peace  fight  blood 
    The Government chose to give peace a chance. The Government chose to do something to achieve it.
    — Yitzhak Rabin
    I believe the Thai people are patient, and the people at least give me a chance to prove my ability to help them.
    — Yingluck Shinawatra
    tags: chance  people  believe  help 
    If we are going to be happy and have any chance at growing then we must learn how to forgive others ... and ourselves.
    — Yehuda Berg
    tags: chance  learn 
    I'm a man of history. My vision is guiding me, my clear vision. It is not by chance that the currents of peace are increasing daily inside Israel.
    — Yasser Arafat
    tags: chance  men  peace  vision 
    I tell you to keep going, not because it's easy. Not because it doesn't hurt. I tell you to keep going because there's no other way. To stop is to die. Life is in motion. In growth. In change. Life is in seeking and in finding. Life is in redemption. Each moment is a new birth. A new chance to come back, to get it right. A new chance to make it better.
    — Yasmin Mogahed
    tags: chance  growth  hurt  moment  right  birth  die 
    There will come a day when a person would be willing to give everything they ever loved, everything they ever owned, everything they ever chased in this life, everything between the heavens and earth...just for the chance to come back here and make just one sajdah (prostration). Just one.
    — Yasmin Mogahed
    tags: chance  people  heaven 
    When one has made a decision to kill a person, even if it will be very difficult to succeed by advancing straight ahead, it will not do to think about going at it in a long roundabout way. One's heart may slacken, he may miss his chance, and by and large there will be no success. The Way of the Samurai is one of immediacy, and it is best to dash in headlong.
    — Yamamoto Tsunetomo
    The people are the foundation of the nation. Our only chance for a lasting peace on earth: the release of the strength of the common man.
    — Y. C. James Yen
    tags: chance  men  peace  people  strength 
    No human being will ever know the truth, for even if they happen to say it by chance, they would not even know they had done so.
    — Xenophanes
    tags: chance  truth  human 
    Even if a man should chance to speak the most complete truth, yet he himself does not know it; all things are wrapped in appearances
    — Xenophanes
    tags: chance  truth  men 
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