Accident Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 100 famous quotes and sayings about accident to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 100 Accident Quotes

#1. I'm very accident-prone. The problem is I sort of just do things. I'm impulsive, and sometimes I don't think. - Author: Tom Cullen
Accident Quotes #72171
#2. Always have a plan, and believe in it. Nothing happens by accident. - Author: Chuck Knox
Accident Quotes #84148
#3. Radio and television speech becomes standardized, perhaps better English than we have ever used. Just as our bread, mixed and baked, packaged and sold without benefit of accident of human frailty, is uniformly good and uniformly tasteless, so will our speech become one speech. - Author: John Steinbeck
Accident Quotes #83716
#4. My career has sort of been characterized by taking advantage of the changes in the marketplace, sometimes by design, sometimes by accident. - Author: Colin Callender
Accident Quotes #83120
#5. My mind held fast to that hot morning and the moment of coolness in the cabin. I could so easily re-enact every moment. Again-why had I gone back to exchange the beautiful charts at that precise moment? How many times would I, in whatever innocence, be compelled to choose the right time? - Author: Ernest K. Gann
Accident Quotes #83099
#6. Fame is a vapor, popularity is an accident, riches take wings, those who cheer today may curse tomorrow and only one thing endures - character. - Author: Harry Truman
Accident Quotes #83015
#7. I started to learn Greek when I was in high school, the last year of high school, by accident, because my teacher knew Greek and she offered to teach me on the lunch hour, so we did it in an informal way, and then I did it at university, and that was the main thing of my life. - Author: Anne Carson
Accident Quotes #82988
#8. I don't use the accident - 'cause I deny the accident - Author: Jackson Pollock
Accident Quotes #82910
#9. I can't read music and I'm crap at learning lyrics. Especially since the accident I have memory problems. I can't remember words, names, places. - Author: Marc Almond
Accident Quotes #82654
#10. People need to heed the message of Chris Christie and get the job done. We don't want the last century, America's century, to be a historical accident. - Author: Joseph M. Kyrillos
Accident Quotes #77593
#11. The balance of this world is not upset by accident. It is not upset by those who blunder accidentally into wrong. Evil comes when those who know better, who have seen the pain they cause, nevertheless cause more pain. - Author: Michael Grant
Accident Quotes #74990
#12. The tragic nuclear accident at Fukushima underscored the urgent need to enhance nuclear safety and the international emergency response framework. I commend the International Atomic Energy Agency for its work. - Author: Ban Ki-moon
Accident Quotes #74964
#13. We were created to be full. When we're not filled with the good things Christ came to bring us, we will grasp at anything as a substitute. An unsatisfied soul is an accident waiting to happen. - Author: Beth Moore
Accident Quotes #72742
#14. When you're around enormously successful people you realise their success isn't an accident - it's about work. - Author: Ryan Tedder
Accident Quotes #86778
#15. Sometimes people walk into plays by accident - they don't even know what they're looking at; they just think to give it a chance. That can be the beginning of a long friendship. - Author: Dylan Baker
Accident Quotes #70168
#16. Divinity is accident of nature, magic is the work of an art. - Author: Amit Kalantri
Accident Quotes #68346
#17. People say to me all the time that I threw some money into some guy's coffee cup [by accident, thinking they were poor]. People do make the same sort of mistake. I've made attempts to volunteer that have been calamitous! - Author: Nicole Holofcener
Accident Quotes #67838
#18. That night I lay in bed, remembering the moment when her hand touched mine. I wondered what it would be like to have her touch me not by accident, to maybe have her let me touch her. - Author: Alex Flinn
Accident Quotes #66069
#19. The term "flying saucer" seems to have been coined by accident. Arnold told reporters that the nine objects he saw were flat and shiny like a pie pan and that they looked like a little fish flipping in the sun. - Author: Don Lincoln
Accident Quotes #64227
#20. Unfortunately, I'm very accident-prone. - Author: Orlando Bloom
Accident Quotes #62974
#21. Good films are not made by accident, nor is good photography. You can have good things happen, on occasion, by accident that can be applied at that moment in a film, but your craft isn't structured around such things, except in beer commercials. - Author: Gordon Willis
Accident Quotes #62392
#22. Clary wondered how many boyfriends she'd turned into rats by accident.
-Clary to Isabelle, pg.245- - Author: Cassandra Clare
Accident Quotes #61832
#23. Wealth is not a given or an accident of history. It is not bestowed on us like rain from above. It is the product of human creativity in an environment of freedom. The freedom to own, to make contracts, to save, to invest, to associate, and to trade: these are the key to prosperity. - Author: Llewellyn Rockwell
Accident Quotes #61253
#24. You are what you do repeatedly every day. If excellence is something you're striving for, then it's not an accident. It's a habit. - Author: Greg Plitt
Accident Quotes #60785
#25. I witnessed a surgery on a patient from New Orleans who was in a car accident. He didn't have any flow of oxygen. He couldn't breathe. He couldn't get a good flow of oxygen, so they did a surgery on him right there, and I was just holding the IV up watching. - Author: Glen Davis
Accident Quotes #60258
#26. I'll keep it in my bedside drawer, in case I'm woken in the middle of the night and mistake the cat for an intruder. An honest accident."
"You're not shooting the cat. It would leave a mess. - Author: Kelley Armstrong
Accident Quotes #95723
#27. There's always someone we'd love to kill, the trick is to make it not look like an accident - Author: Josh Stern
Accident Quotes #114123
#28. We do not suffer by accident. It does not often happen that the interference of friends will persuade a young man of independent fortune to think no more of a girl whom he was violently in love with only a few days before - Author: Jane Austen
Accident Quotes #113219
#29. The horrible thought she had had before the accident was that the house she had remembered so vividly was not in Georgia but in Tennessee. Bailey - Author: Flannery O'Connor
Accident Quotes #112204
#30. Sometimes, PTSD sufferers will shut out memories of painful periods in their lives and experience amnesia. Thus, a traumatized individual might not remember when his spouse died in a car accident. Another person who was abused might have gaps in her memory of childhood. - Author: Glenn Schiraldi
Accident Quotes #110917
#31. Noble bold is an accident of fortune; noble actions characterize the great. - Author: Carlo Goldoni
Accident Quotes #110215
#32. The accident was a horrible thing - but that horrible thing made Chris, at the end of his life, Superman. It's a happy irony if there is such a thing. I'm proud to have known him. - Author: Morgan Freeman
Accident Quotes #107529
#33. It was no accident that I made 'Hoop Dreams' because it concerned a sport that I loved and hoped would be my dream, however far-fetched that turned out to be. Because of the success of that film, Hollywood pigeonholed me as a sports biopic guy, which led to 'Prefontaine' and two cable sports films. - Author: Steve James
Accident Quotes #107339
#34. By the accident of fortune a man may rule the world for a time, but by virtue of love and kindness he may rule the world forever. - Author: Laozi
Accident Quotes #105488
#35. Was everything an accident of geography? - Author: Nick Hornby
Accident Quotes #102007
#36. I made out with a homeless guy by accident. I had no idea
he was really tan, he had no shoes on. I just thought it was, like, his thang, you know? I was like, 'He's probably in a band. - Author: Amy Schumer
Accident Quotes #98294
#37. It was an accident," Deborah declared.
"Yeah, the man she intended to hit ducked. I just happened to be behind him. - Author: Tracie Peterson
Accident Quotes #97708
#38. A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind. - Author: Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
Accident Quotes #97107
#39. Yeah, see, and that proves my point. What killed Housini? A stupid accident. But for one moment of stupidity, he'd have grown old with his Bess and been happy as a big in shit. Notice I ain't young, and if I die, old Cletus would kick my ass for leaving him all alone down here. (Jack) - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
Accident Quotes #59964
#40. If I may take the risk of defining what a spiritual experience is, it is one in which pure awareness reveals itself to you as the maker of reality - where you suddenly discover through insight or meditation or a freak accident that your essential nature is spiritual, non-material. - Author: Deepak Chopra
Accident Quotes #93437
#41. I had been chipping at the world idly, and had by accident uncovered vast and labyrinthine further worlds within it. - Author: Annie Dillard
Accident Quotes #93062
#42. With some stories, you really can't rush things. And it's often best just to sit back and enjoy the journey for what it is. - Author: Melissa Hill
Accident Quotes #91220
#43. Before my accident I was a little too ... selfish and self-absorbed and for me, to now be at the place where I can kinda give back and inspire people. I'm blessed. I'm really blessed. - Author: Rick Allen
Accident Quotes #88956
#44. Her marriage to Leonce Pontellier was purely an accident, in this respect resembling many other marriages which masquerade as the decrees of Fate. - Author: Kate Chopin
Accident Quotes #88917
#45. Music is pleasant not only because of the sound of many voices,
but because of the silence that is in it. - Author: Karen Russell
Accident Quotes #88811
#46. Success is not an accident, it's a result of the choices we make based on things we believe in.. - Author: Jeremy Marcus Coatesoates
Accident Quotes #88696
#47. Over there you think of nothing but becoming President of the United States some day. Potentially every man is Presidential timber. Here it's different. Here every man is potentially a zero. If you become something or somebody it is an accident, a miracle. - Author: Henry Miller
Accident Quotes #88346
#48. Maybe that's all life was, this impossibly complicated helix of choice and accident, things you could control and couldn't. And when the day was done, the only measure of success was how happy you were, how much you loved and were loved. - Author: Lisa Unger
Accident Quotes #87724
#49. I rode many bikes and motorcycles. My brother was in an accident when he was a kid and my mom forbade us to use motorcycles. - Author: John Travolta
Accident Quotes #87317
#50. The historian's job is to aggrandize, promoting accident to inevitability and innocuous circumstance to portent. - Author: Peter Conrad
Accident Quotes #86955
#51. Creation is more than an accident of dead matter. It's a romance. It has purpose. It sings of the Living God. It bears his signature. - Author: Charles J. Chaput
Accident Quotes #17816
#52. The word 'radical' derives from the Latin word for root. Therefore, if you want to get to the root of anything you must be radical. It is no accident that the word has now been totally demonized ... - Author: Gore Vidal
Accident Quotes #28142
#53. I wanted to become a champ - I was surrounded by champs in my family and in my neighborhood - and because of this stupid accident, I lost my opportunity. - Author: Olivier Martinez
Accident Quotes #27555
#54. Sorry. Accident. Couldn't be helped. - Author: Christopher Moore
Accident Quotes #27030
#55. It was probably no accident that it was the cripple Hephaestus who made ingenious machines; a normal man didn't have to hoist or jack himself over hindrances by means of cranks, chains and metal parts. Then it was in the line of human advance that Einhorn could do so much. - Author: Saul Bellow
Accident Quotes #26553
#56. The conductor shouts "All aboard!" when the smoke is blown away and the vapor condensed, it will be perceived that a few are riding, but the rest are run over - and it will be called, and will be, "A melancholy accident. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
Accident Quotes #26068
#57. People are sorry for brides who lose their husbands early, from some accident, or war. And they should be sorry, Mrs Palfrey thought. But the other thing is worse. - Author: Elizabeth Taylor
Accident Quotes #25334
#58. A good style should show no signs of effort. What is written should seem a happy accident. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
Accident Quotes #24264
#59. Things happen to people by accident. - Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Accident Quotes #23877
#60. I look at actors very closely. It's not an accident when the actors excel. - Author: John Frankenheimer
Accident Quotes #22619
#61. The skies give no warning when they fall. - Author: Marty Rubin
Accident Quotes #21790
#62. You are significantly more likely to die in a car accident, especially if you fail to wear a seat belt, than to be attacked by ISIS. Wear your seat belt - Author: Jessica Stern
Accident Quotes #20509
#63. It does happen, of course, that the priesthood has been on bad terms with womankind for some three thousand years. You see, Buddhism teaches that women are evil. Fiends. Messengers of hell. I've spent years immersed in the scriptures, so it's no accident that you and I fight all the time. - Author: Eiji Yoshikawa
Accident Quotes #20267
#64. Well, I started conducting kind of by accident. I wanted to give myself a special birthday present for my fortieth birthday, and I was living in San Francisco at the time and I started attending some of the concerts and then simply dropping hints. - Author: Bobby McFerrin
Accident Quotes #29415
#65. You get all the puzzle parts together enough to say the puzzle is complete. It's a script. In the process of realizing that, new ideas can come, one way or another. Through a happy accident, they just come to you. - Author: David Lynch
Accident Quotes #16910
#66. Every event, or appearance, or accident, which seems to deviate from the ordinary course of nature has been rashly ascribed to the immediate action of the Deity. - Author: Edward Gibbon
Accident Quotes #14991
#67. I have an accident about every two years, and one day it won't be an accident. - Author: Edie Sedgwick
Accident Quotes #13609
#68. If you fall down, get up and walk again.
If you can't walk, crawl.
If that idea fails, have another one
It doesn't happen by accident.
It takes a lot of hard work. - Author: Dick Clark
Accident Quotes #11345
#69. Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort. - Author: Paul J. Meyer
Accident Quotes #11189
#70. The statistical probability that organic structures and the most precisely harmonized reactions that typify living organisms would be generated by accident, is zero. - Author: Ilya Prigogine
Accident Quotes #10710
#71. We cannot have peace if we are only concerned with peace. War is not an accident. It is the logical outcome of a certain way of life. If we want to attack war, we have to attack that way of life. - Author: A.J. Muste
Accident Quotes #10131
#72. It's amazing what a woman will read into it if you by accident say, I love you. Ten times out of ten, a guy means I love this. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
Accident Quotes #9681
#73. I found my destination a few miles outside Swelling: a lone, squat, brown bar called The Inn of the Line...The place looked like a dive. Maybe even a plunge. Hell, it was a drowning accident. - Author: Elliott James
Accident Quotes #8429
#74. Leo was the only one who had never petitioned Francie for a loan using The Nest as collateral. Jack and Melody and Bea had all asked at one time that she consider an earlier dispersal, but she stubbornly refused.Until Leo's accident. - Author: Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
Accident Quotes #7356
#75. Everything is an accident. - Author: Jess Walters
Accident Quotes #2790
#76. When someone is in a car accident and they're driving at 100 mph, drunk, who's tape do you think his listening to at that time? Think about it. - Author: Billie Joe Armstrong
Accident Quotes #36972
#77. You will find out that I'm not like them. I won't punish your for having an accident, and I won't punish you when you do something wrong, or something I don't like. I don't hit, darlin'. - Author: Karen-Anne Stewart
Accident Quotes #56869
#78. If the universe doesn't care about us and if we're an accident in a remote corner of the universe, in some sense it makes us more precious. The meaning in our lives is provided by us; we provide our own meaning. - Author: Lawrence M. Krauss
Accident Quotes #56566
#79. I think it's a new feature. Don't tell anyone it was an accident. - Author: Larry Wall
Accident Quotes #53098
#80. There is no such thing as chance or accident; the words merely signify our ignorance of some real and immediate cause. - Author: Adam Clarke
Accident Quotes #47523
#81. I got into the movies by accident. When I got an offer, I thought, 'Let's try this, too.' Everything in my life has happened by trial and error. I didn't even think I would win the Miss India title, so where's the question of thinking I'd come this far. - Author: Priyanka Chopra
Accident Quotes #44771
#82. To describe something as an accident is a lazy way of exempting oneself from the obligation of investigating or even preventing it in the first place. - Author: Jo Nelson
Accident Quotes #44711
#83. A king or a prince becomes by accident a part of history. A poet or an artist becomes by nature and necessity a part of universal humanity. - Author: Anna Brownell Jameson
Accident Quotes #42425
#84. You will, I trust, resemble a forest plant, which has indeed, by some accident, been brought up in the greenhouse, and thus rendered delicate and effeminate, but which regains its native firmness and tenacity, when exposed for a season to the winter air. - Author: Walter Scott
Accident Quotes #41318
#85. Neither in tailoring nor in legislating does man proceed by mere accident. - Author: Thomas Carlyle
Accident Quotes #40371
#86. If I'm ever in a weird car accident, or I commit suicide or something, after the media stops celebrating my death, could they check into it? Because I'm not suicidal. And I'm a pretty good driver. - Author: Glenn Beck
Accident Quotes #39398
#87. I personally do not write highbrow music. If I do, it's by accident. - Author: Gordon Getty
Accident Quotes #37730
#88. Why does each man kill the thing he loves? ... you killed it by accident. Thinking you were doing something else. It was a cherished vase that broke while you were cleaning it. The phone rang and you dropped it. Shattering, when all you wanted was to keep it safe. - Author: Janet Fitch
Accident Quotes #37636
#89. That's still the best reading experience: falling in love with a book I meet by accident. - Author: Alice Hoffman
Accident Quotes #1807
#90. My house is about equidistant from the Young's brewery and the Fuller's brewery. This is no accident. - Author: Michael Jackson
Accident Quotes #35820
#91. Death is the handmaiden of the pilot. Sometimes it comes by accident, sometimes by an act of God. - Author: Albert Scott Crossfield
Accident Quotes #34559
#92. Russia has named Vladimir Putin its man of the year for the 15th year in a row. Putin got 143 million votes and the guy he was up against got killed in a mysterious boating accident. The boat was in a warehouse. - Author: Conan O'Brien
Accident Quotes #34263
#93. Men of success meet with tragedy. It was the will of God that I won the Olympics, and it was the will of God that I met with my accident. I accepted those victories as I accept this tragedy. I have to accept both circumstances as facts of life and live happily. - Author: Abebe Bikila
Accident Quotes #33657
#94. Americans refused to see accidents as accidental. They did not comprehend they while tragedy always exacts a formidable price, it rarely incurs a debt. - Author: Julia Glass
Accident Quotes #33498
#95. Some men are born out of their due place. Accident has cast them amid certain surroundings, but they have always a nostalgia for a home they know not. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
Accident Quotes #33377
#96. And when I read, and really I do not read so much, only a few authors, - a few men that I discovered by accident - I do this because they look at things in a broader, milder and more affectionate way than I do, and because they know life better, so that I can learn from them. - Author: Vincent Van Gogh
Accident Quotes #32680
#97. Did I throw the most important thing perhaps, by accident, away? - Author: Renata Adler
Accident Quotes #31708
#98. And if a day goes by without my doing something related to photography, it's as though I've neglected something essential to my existence, as though I had forgotten to wake up. I know that the accident of my being a photographer has made my life possible. - Author: Richard Avedon
Accident Quotes #31498
#99. Oh, yeah?" Seth says, growing angry. "How did you die again? Freak accident falling down the stairs? - Author: Patrick Ness
Accident Quotes #30359
#100. I fell into writing plays by accident. But the reason I write plays is that it's the only thing I'm any good at. - Author: David Hare
Accident Quotes #29712

Famous Authors

Popular Topics