49 Quotes About Serendipity

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Serendipity can happen to anyone at any time. The development of events by chance can bring you the biggest sense of happiness you will ever experience. These quotes about serendipity capture the significance of experiencing such a thing in life.

“And just as the game was about to close, he scored a goal to close the game!”

“But in Friendship, being free of all that, we think we have chosen our peers.”

“Do you think the universe fights for souls to be together? Some things are too strange and strong to be coincidences.”

“Fact is, inventing an innovative business model is often mostly a matter of serendipity.”

“Give your all to every experience, feel it breathe it appreciate it, nothing lasts forever, when it’s gone you’ll remember the feeling it once gave you and sometimes that’s enough.”

“I asked the universe for serendipity and you walked through my door.”

“I had aspirations to do different things with my life. I wanted to play soccer. I wanted to be a lawyer. Serendipity.”

“If a doctor or nurse had been with him when he’d been injured, she would have made the others carry him more carefully.”

“If tragedy never entered our lives, we wouldn’t appreciate the magic.”

“If you are not more alive when in love then you my friend are in love with the wrong one.”

“In reality, serendipity accounts for one percent of the blessings we receive in life, work and love. The other 99 percent is due to our efforts.”

“In the abstract, it might be tempting to imagine that irreducible complexity simply requires multiple simultaneous mutations – that evolution might be far chancier than we thought, but still possible.”

“Infidelity doesn’t have to be the most devastating that can happen in a marriage.”

“Innovation is serendipity, so you don’t know what people will make.”

“It may take a lifetime for an individual to live, but it takes just under four seconds for the occupants of the Seville to live a collective life.”

“It said if you were nervous about committing yourself to marriage and it was because you doubted yourself and whether you would make a good partner, then that was only natural and you should go ahead.”

“It’s a bizarre but wonderful feeling, to arrive dead center of a target you didn’t even know you were aiming for.”

“I’ve always loved life, and I’ve never known what’s ahead. I love not knowing what might be round the corner. I love serendipity.”

“Most discoveries even today are a combination of serendipity and of searching.”

“One aspect of serendipity to bear in mind is that you have to be looking for something in order to find something else.”

“Our hearts speak the same language but more importantly our souls share the same voice.”

“Politics is a lot of serendipity. You’re in the right place and the right time and you’ve got the right message, and it either connects for you or, or it doesn’t.”

“Scientists are slowly waking up to an inconvenient truth – the universe looks suspiciously like a fix. The issue concerns the very laws of nature themselves.”

“Serendipity is nice, but hoping for luck and the magic of happenstance shouldn’t be an excuse for a lack of proactivity. I had to learn for myself that waiting isn’t a life plan.”

“Serendipity is not the product of patience; it’s the product of action.”

“Serendipity is the art of making an unsought finding.”

“Shallow men believe in luck or in circumstance. Strong men believe in cause and effect.”

“Some of the greatest things, as I understand, they have come about by serendipity, the greatest discoveries.”

“Success is three parts hard work and one part serendipity; this serendipity is a direct result of the other three parts of hard work.”

“The complexity of the simplest known type of cell is so great that it is impossible to accept that such an object could have been thrown together suddenly by some kind of freakish, vastly improbable, event.”

“The concept of serendipity often crops up in research. Serendipity is the faculty or phenomenon of finding valuable or agreeable things that were not being sought. I believe that all researchers can be serendipitous.”

“The magic of scavenging is in the serendipity of the find; to actually hunt for objects – though sometimes necessary – diminishes the pleasure of finding them.”

“The more I draw and write, the more I realise that accidents are a necessary part of any creative act, much more so than logic or wisdom. Sometimes a mistake is the only way of arriving at an original concept, and the history of successful inventions is full of mishaps, serendipity and unintended results.”

“The very comprehensibility of the world points to an intelligence behind the world. Indeed, science would be impossible if our intelligence were not adapted to the intelligibility of the world.”

“There is always another layer of awareness, understanding, and delight to be discovered through synchronistic and serendipitous events.”

“There isn’t any questioning the fact that some people enter your life, at the exact point of need, want or desire – it’s sometimes a coincidence and most times fate, but whatever it is, I am certain it came to make me smile.”

“There were no measures that truly protected against disaster; you simply held on to what mattered and hoped that you found your way to the other side.”

“There’s always going to be the circumstances you can’t plan for. There’s always the unexpected relevance and the serendipity.”

“Throughout this journey of life we meet many people along the way. Each one has a purpose in our life. No one we meet is ever a coincidence.”

“Vital lives are about action. You can’t feel warmth unless you create it, can’t feel delight until you play, can’t know serendipity unless you risk.”

“We could have simply passed like ships in the night, with serendipity eluding us.”

“We have all heard of these things before. The love letter arriving as the teacup falls. The guitar striking up as the last breath sounds out.”

“We met by chance, one split decisions to turn right instead of left made no sense at the time but it felt right and then there was you.”

“What people call serendipity sometimes is just having your eyes open.”

“When seasoned by the subtleties of accident, harmony, favor, wisdom, and inevitability, luck takes on the cast of serendipity. Serendipity happens when a well-trained mind looking for one things encounters something else: the unexpected.”

“With a library it is easier to hope for serendipity than to look for a precise answer.”

“You be you and I’ll be me, today and today and today, and let’s trust the future to tomorrow. Let the stars keep track of us. Let us ride our own orbits and trust that they will meet.”

“You shouldn’t marry someone you thought you could live with, you should marry someone you thought you couldn’t live without.”

“You would do well to be less particular. With a library it is easier to hope for serendipity than to look for a precise answer.”

Some may think that serendipity can be created. However, is this a true instance of its existence and occurrence?