quote by Parker J. Palmer

Some journeys are direct, and some are circuitous; some are heroic, and some are fearful and muddled. But every journey, honestly undertaken, stands a chance of taking us toward the place where our deep gladness meets the world’s deep need

— Parker J. Palmer

Unexpected Chance Meeting quotations

Individuals do not meet by chance. They are necessary in the experiences of others, though they may not always use their opportunities in a spiritual way or manner.


Chance meeting quote I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.

The chances you take… the people you meet… the people you love.

..the faith that you have - that’s what’s going to define your life.

Chance meeting quote If I cut you off chances are you handed me the scissors.
If I cut you off chances are you handed me the scissors.
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I like chance meetings--life is full of them.

Everyday, without realizing it, I pass people whom I should know. At this moment, in this cafe, we're sitting next to strangers. Everyone will get up, leave, and go on their own way. And they'll never meet again. And if they do, they won't realize that it's not for the first time.

I like chance meetings - life is full of them.

Every day, without realising it, I pass people whom I should know.

We meet no ordinary people in our lives.

If you give them a chance, everyone has something amazing to offer.


Chance meeting quote Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's
Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.

First, we are born in the same galaxy.

Born of the same spe­cies. Our life­times over­lap. The meet­ings between humans are so unlikely as to be mira­cu­lous. To laugh, to cry, and to fall in love. Every­one is made up of a col­lec­tion of 1% chances. Thus, I am dazzled by the fact that there are so many mir­acles in this world.

This cruel age has deflected me, like a river from this course.

Strayed from its familiar shores, my changeling life has flowed into a sister channel. How many spectacles I've missed: the curtain rising without me, and falling too. How many friends I never had the chance to meet.

What are the chances you’d ever meet someone like that? he wondered.

Someone you could love forever, someone who would forever love you back? And what did you do when that person was born half a world away? The math seemed impossible.

Chance meeting quote Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the old
Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.

There are chance meetings with strangers that interest us from the first moment, before a word is spoken.

All my photographs are about meetings and about coups de foudre - love at first sight. To do that type of photography, one must wipe the canvas clean to prepare for chance encounters, be open and aware to such moments, otherwise it becomes a cliché - already seen and expected.


Best thing about doing Youtube as a job - the Youtube friends that I've met all around the world, that I never would have got the chance to meet without Youtube.

Chance meeting quote Some souls just understand each other upon meeting.
Some souls just understand each other upon meeting.
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Even chance meetings are the result of karma… Things in life are fated by our previous lives. That even in the smallest events there’s no such thing as coincidence.

You never know who's going to become your friend. Friends are always chance meetings.

People destined to meet will do so, apparently by chance, at precisely the right moment.

Chance meeting quote Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

The longer you're with the wrong person, you could be completely overlooking the chance to meet the right person.


It was an honor and a thrill to have the chance to meet His Holiness, Pope Benedict, and then to have lunch with Prime Minister Berlusconi.... I think Italy and the U. S. have a very strong friendship and relationship, and I'm proud of that.

Life can unmoor so many feelings; it is a relief we sleep through it. Night unravels the day and reinvents it for the first time. We may mean nothing to time, but to each other we are kings and queens, and the world is a wild benevolent garden filled with chance meetings and unexplained departures.

Chance meeting quote Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

I have pledged - to you, the rating agencies and myself - to always run Berkshire with more than ample cash. We never want to count on the kindness of strangers in order to meet tomorrow's obligations. When forced to choose, I will not trade even a night's sleep for the chance of extra profits.

Because here is the truth: If you want to have a chance at meeting somebody with whom you are genuinely compatible, never put your best foot forward.

It was a chance meeting with a lady at Mariah Carey's record company who was here in our office, actually. And I pulled her in here to this very office that we're sitting in now, and I played her the clip of me and George Michael singing. And I was like, it's joyful. And that's what people want.


Chance meeting quote The 3 C's in life: Choice, Chance, Change. You must make the choice, take the ch
The 3 C's in life: Choice, Chance, Change. You must make the choice, take the chance, if you want anything in life to change.
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Chances are, when we meet intelligent life forms in outer space they're going to be descended from predators.

I don't care whether it's a chance meeting or playing a role that you thought was totally wrong but you did it anyway. It will often turn out to be the thing that will lead you to the role which is sublime.

The beauty of all these years of singing the anthem is that I got a chance to meet athletes that I love, and there was a mutual respect.

Chance meeting quote Travel far enough, you meet yourself.
Travel far enough, you meet yourself.

So, I never lose a sense of the whimsical and perilous charm of daily life, with its meetings and words and accidents.

For Kenya: we have a chance to start again each time we meet one another.

The ghosts do not need to define the future.


We Americans have a chance to become someday a nation in which all racial stocks and classes can exist in their own selfhoods, but meet on a basis of respect and equality and live together, socially, economically, and politically.

Chance meeting quote We met for a reason, either you're a blessing or a lesson.
We met for a reason, either you're a blessing or a lesson.
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What I want is for the two of us to meet somewhere by chance one day, like, passing on the street, or getting on the same bus.

And when you're alone there's a very good chance you'll meet things that scare you right out of your pants There are some, down the road between hither and yon, that can scare you so much you won't want to go on.

Education, whatever else it should or should not be, must be an inoculation against the poisons of life and an adequate equipment in knowledge and skill for meeting the chances of life.

Chance meeting quote There are no strangers in here, just friends you haven't meet.
There are no strangers in here, just friends you haven't meet.

In college I never realized the opportunities available to a pro athlete.

I've been given the chance to meet all kinds of people, to travel and expand my financial capabilities, to get ideas and learn about life, to create a world apart from basketball.


To meet the expectations of the majority of our people, and to open up new vistas of economic opportunity so that the aspirations of Nigerians can stand a fair chance of being fulfilled in a lifetime, there must be a truly committed leadership in a democratic Nigeria.

There's Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 1 and 2, and Ratatouille.

It's super surreal. We've been working on this for eight years nonstop. Every week we've had a Sausage Party meeting, and now it won't be on our to-do list anymore. It's like the end of summer camp.

You might be a redneck if you look upon a family reunion as a chance to meet 'Ms. Right

This was a secret meeting on a secret tour which nobody is supposed to know about. It means that there are men, and perhaps women, in this country walking around with eggs in their pockets, just on the off-chance of seeing the Prime Minister.