Quotation Explorer - 'Accidents'

We don't make mistakes, just happy little accidents. - Bob Ross
Accidents are not accidents but precise arrivals at the wrong right time. - Dejan Stojanovic
Gravity is a contributing factor in nearly 73 percent of all accidents involving falling objects. - Dave Barry
Life's just a bunch of accidents, connected by one perfect end. - Daniel C. Tomas
Human rights violations are nit accidents; they are not random in distribution or effect. Rights violations are, rather, symptoms of deeper pathologies of power and are linked intimately to the social conditions that so often determine who will suffer abuse and who will be shielded from harm. - Paul Farmer
To accomplish our destiny it is not enough to merely guard prudently against road accidents. We must also cover before nightfall the distance assigned to each of us. - Alexis Carrel
I have one of those real old American built cars. The kind that just PUNCHES through accidents.
Like accidents, marriages result because those involved happen to arrive at what might be the wrong place, at the same time. - Margaret Yorke
It happens fast for some people and slow for some, accidents or gravity, but we all end up mutilated. - Chuck Palahniuk
I look back now with amazement at the small accidents that put certain books before me. - Vince Passaro
With automobile accidents, mechanical failure is seldom the cause; and most often, operator error. I find the same to be true with corporate failings…. the people are rarely the issue… the shortcoming is most often found in the leadership. - Steve Maraboli
The most likely way for the world to be destroyed, most experts agree, is by accident. That's where we come in; we're computer professionals. We cause accidents. - Nathaniel Borenstein
They're funny things, Accidents. You never have them till you're having them.
Grownups seemed to think that accidents of chronology should oblige children to get along.
We don't make mistakes, we make happy accidents. - Bob Ross
Beware of undertaking too much at the start. Be content with quite a little. Allow for accidents. Allow for human nature, especially your own. - Arnold Bennett
There are no accidents. God's just trying to remain anonymous.
Accidents will occur in the best regulated families. - Charles Dickens
O to be self-balanced for contingencies, to confront night, storms, hunger, ridicule, accidents, rebuffs, as the trees and animals do. - Walt Whitman
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances. - Aristotle
Accidents ruled every cornor of the universe except the chambers of the human heart. - David Guterson
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances."— - Aristotle
Unexpected and pleasant surprises occur every day...random kindnesses from a stranger; would-be tragic accidents narrowly avoided; sicknesses healed.... We will notice if we look. We will see good sprinkled liberally over every day if we are open. - Steve Goodier
Accident is nature’s way of starting a design; design is a man’s way of looking at the accidents. - Thiruman Archunan
Get out, but don't cause unneeded accidents. - Dejan Stojanovic
Most people neglect their lives and allow all kinds of accidents, mishaps and misfortunes to happen to them. - Sunday Adelaja
The good neighbor looks beyond the external accidents and discerns those inner qualities that make all men human and, therefore, brothers. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art. - Eleanor Roosevelt
We must judge of a form of government by its general tendency, not by happy accidents. - Thomas Babington Macaulay
In the life of a Christian, there are no accidents, only Divine appointments. - Dr. Lonnie Rex
Aunt Rosa, a fussy, angular, wild-eyed old lady, who had lived in a tremulous world of bad news, bankruptcies, train accidents, cancerous growths—until the Germans put her to death, together with all the people she had worried about. - Vladimir Nabokov
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