Coincidence Quotes


Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in this life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from. - Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

 

Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times is enemy action. - Ian L. Fleming

 

I'd say that crossed the line from Ironic Coincidence to Evil Omen. - Calvin and Hobbes, 1990) - Bill Watterson

 

Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence. - Erma Bombeck

 

It is no coincidence that in no known language does the phrase 'As pretty as an Airport' appear. - Douglas Adams

 

In Jewish history there are no coincidences. - Elie Wiesel

 

When you live your life with an appreciation of coincidences and their meanings, you connect with the underlying field of infinite possibilities. - Deepak Chopra

 

I'm aware of the mystery around us, so I write about coincidences, premonitions, emotions, dreams, the power of nature, magic.- Isabel Allende

 

If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle - absolute busyness - then utopia and melancholy will come to coincide: an age without conflict will dawn, perpetually busy - and without consciousness.- Gunther Grass

 

To praise it would amount to praising myself. For the entire content of the work... coincides almost exactly with my own meditations which have occupied my mind for the past thirty or thirty-five years.- Carl Friedrich Gauss

 

Consciousness itself is an infinite regress. This explains coincidences.- Robert Anton Wilson

 

In Jewish history there are no coincidences.- Elie Wiesel

 

When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't.- William Temple

 

The last three books are much more a case of a moment of history, what happened almost by accident or coincidence, like being in the same elevator or lifeboat.- Michael Ondaatje

 

A person improvising is sometimes very fortunate that just at that second things coincide.- Leo Ornstein

 

Every individual decision is nothing but coincidence, every artistic decision is coincidence.- Alva Noto

 

It is such a complex matter we live within, it is impossible to track logic and decision making really, so therefore each choice can actually only be seen as coincidence.- Alva Noto

 

The subject of my work has a lot to do with general, artistic matters, questions like: What is creativity? Where do we come from? What are our motors? What is coincidence? What is logic?- Alva Noto

 

There is always room for coincidence.- Alva Noto

 

Marvel books also feed into the smaller publishers and the fact that this is happening in the same month we're launching Ultimate Fantastic Four is no coincidence.- Mark Millar

 

You know, I've never seen South Park, just by coincidence.- Kevin McDonald

 

A lady is nothing very specific. One man's lady is another man's woman; sometimes, one man's lady is another man's wife. Definitions overlap but they almost never coincide.- Russell Lynes

 

There is always room for coincidence.-Alva Noto

 

What irritates me is the bland way people go around saying, 'Oh, our attitude has changed. We don't dislike these people any more.' But by the strangest coincidence, they haven't taken away the injustice; the laws are still on the books.-Christopher Isherwood

 

When I think of some of my earlier work, it really seems a fortunate coincidence that I succeeded.-Helmut Jahn

 

Whether I sound like Sammy or not is purely coincidence. You have got to hand it to him, he sings his ass off. There is no moss on that stone.-Gary Cherone

 

You know, I've never seen South Park, just by coincidence.-Kevin McDonald

 

All I really wanted to do was make an album that was going to be just back to what I like to do... And it was a coincidence that these new bands, this new wave of bands, were doing Alice and Iggy rock.-Alice Cooper

 

Coincidence is logical.-Johan Cruijff

 

Coincidence is the word we use when we can't see the levers and pulleys.-Emma Bull

 

Dressing up is inevitably a substitute for good ideas. It is no coincidence that technically inept business types are known as 'suits'.-Paul Graham

 

Every individual decision is nothing but coincidence, every artistic decision is coincidence.-Alva Noto

 

Every single moment is a coincidence.-Doug Coupland

 

Happiness is always a coincidence.-Jose Bergamin

 

I don't believe in coincidence.-Juliette Binoche

 

I love England. It's no coincidence it's the first place I moved to for a more cosmopolitan life, which is the only thing Iceland lacks.-Bjork

 

IT is mere coincidence that Cooper was born in the year which produced The Power of Sympathy and that when he died Uncle Tom's Cabin was passing through its serial stage, and yet the limits of his life mark almost exactly the first great period of American fiction.-Carl Clinton Van Doren

 

It is no coincidence that our country has not been attacked since 9-11. Our initiatives to protect the homeland and aggressively take the fight to the terrorists have been factors in that success.-Roger Wicker

 

It is no coincidence that the growth of modern tyrants has in every case been heralded by the growth of prejudice.-Henry A. Wallace

 

It is such a complex matter we live within, it is impossible to track logic and decision making really, so therefore each choice can actually only be seen as coincidence.-Alva Noto

 

Many applications of the coincidence method will therefore be found in the large field of nuclear physics, and we can say without exaggeration that the method is one of the essential tools of the modern nuclear physicist.-Walther Bothe

 

Marvel books also feed into the smaller publishers and the fact that this is happening in the same month we're launching Ultimate Fantastic Four is no coincidence.-Mark Millar

 

Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.-Erma Bombeck

 

The biggest markets for my books outside the UK are France and Italy, and those are the two countries where I also have the closest personal relationships with my translators - I don't know whether that's a coincidence, or if there's something to be learned from it.-Jonathan Coe

 

The last three books are much more a case of a moment of history, what happened almost by accident or coincidence, like being in the same elevator or lifeboat.-Michael Ondaatje

 

The subject of my work has a lot to do with general, artistic matters, questions like: What is creativity? Where do we come from? What are our motors? What is coincidence? What is logic?-Alva Noto

 

The worst possible turn can not be programmed. It is caused by coincidence.-Friedrich Durrenmatt

 
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