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Ever judge of men by their professions. For though the bright moment of promising is but a moment, and cannot be prolonged, yet if sincere in its moment's extravagant goodness, why, trust it, and know the man by it, I say,- not by his performance; which is half the world's work, interfere as the world needs must with its accidents and circumstances:(Quote by - Robert Browning)

In the cosmology behind psychology, there is no reason for anyone to be here or to do anything... I'am an accident - a result - and therefore a victim... if I'm only a result of past causes, then I'm a victim of those past causes.... or, if you look at it from the sociological perspective, I'm the result of upbringing, class, race, gender, social prejudices, and economics. So I'm a victim again. A result . (Quote by - James Hillman)

There are no accidents without intentions. (Quote by - Alex Miller)

Surprises are the joy of living. Surprises directly touch the soul. Good surprises energize and bad surprises teach. (Quote by - Alev Oguz)

Bad as was being shot by some of our own troops in the battle of the Wilderness, - that was an honest mistake, one of the accidents of war, - being shot at, since the war, by many officers, was worse. (Quote by - James Longstreet)

Fame is a vapor; popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

Farming is among the top ten most dangerous occupations. More than 1000 individuals lose their lives each year due to farm accidents. In 1995, there were 130,000 agricultural workers injured, and approximately half of these injuries were permanent. (Quote by - Stanley Wise)

By painting one painting after another as fast as possible, not only does the work get better, but every accident becomes an opportunity to experiment. Sometimes one accident can be combined with another. (Quote by - Earl Grenville Killeen)

The most wonderful of all things in life, I believe, is the discovery of another human being with whom one's relationship has a glowing depth, beauty, and joy as the years increase. This inner progressiveness of love between two human beings is a most marvelous thing, it cannot be found by looking for it or by passionately wishing for it. It is a sort of Divine accident. (Quote by - Sir Hugh Walpole)

A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind. (Quote by - Albert Szent-Gyorgyi)

How true it is that out destinies are decided by nothing and that a small imprudence helped by some insignificant accident, as an acorn is fertilized by a drop of rain, may raise the trees on which perhaps we and others hall be crucified . (Quote by - Henri Frederick Amiel)

A healthy human environment is one in which we try to make sense of our limits, of the accidents that can always befall us and the passage of time which inexorably changes us. (Quote by - Rowan Williams)

A weak man is just by accident. A strong but non-violent man is unjust by accident. (Quote by - Mahatma Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi)

Accident counts for much in companionship as in marriage . (Quote by - Henry Adams)

All painting is an accident. But it's also not an accident, because one must select what part of the accident one chooses to preserve. (Quote by - Francis Bacon)

In basketball - as in life - true joy comes from being fully present in each and every moment, not just when things are going your way. Of course, it's no accident that things are more likely to go your way when you stop worrying about whether you're going to win or lose and focus your full attention on what's happening right this moment. (Quote by - Phil Jackson)

The people resemble a wild beast, which, naturally fierce and accustomed to live in the woods, has been brought up, as it were, in a prison and in servitude, and having by accident got its liberty, not being accustomed to search for its food, and not knowing where to conceal itself, easily becomes the prey of the first who seeks to incarcerate it again. (Quote by - Niccolo Machiavelli)

You need accidents, otherwise it is fake. (Quote by - Sotirios Kotoulas)

The unforseen event, the "accident," the unexpected all play a very large part in my creative play. I prefer to let the materials suggest the direction of a work. (Quote by - Burnell Yow!)

Algebra reverses the relative importance of the factors in ordinary language. It is essentially a written language, and it endeavors to exemplify in its written structures the patterns which it is its purpose to convey. The pattern of the marks on paper is a particular instance of the pattern to be conveyed to thought. The algebraic method is our best approach to the expression of necessity, by reason of its reduction of accident to the ghostlike character of the real variable. (Quote by - Alfred North Whitehead)

But in the end, science does not provide the answers most of us require. Its story of our origins and of our end is, to say the least, unsatisfactory. To the question, "How did it all begin?", science answers, "Probably by an accident." To the question. (Quote by - Anji Bromley)

Half of art is accident, but there is no accident without free experiment. (Quote by - Ralph Steadman)

I don't think there's any accidents in my life. (Quote by - Billy Ray Cyrus)

Idle people are often bored and bored people, unless they sleep a lot, are cruel. It is not accident that boredom and cruelty are great preoccupations in our time. (Quote by - Renata Adler)

And so no force, however great, Can stretch a cord, however fine, Into a horizontal line That shall be absolutely straight. d as an example of accidental metre and rhyme. (Quote by - William Whewell)

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