Second Chances Quotes

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Every day is a second chance.
When People Screw Up, Give Them a Second Chance.
The past is nothing but our yearning for second chances.
You never get a second chance to make a first impression.
— American proverb

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Remarriage to a good woman is the best of second chances.
There are no second chances in life, except to feel remorse.
Life always offers you a second chance.  It's called tomorrow.
Everybody wants a second chance, but not everybody deserves one.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
A second chance doesn't mean anything if you haven't learned from your first mistake.
If you are still breathing, you have a second chance.  Don't get stuck on past mistakes.
Nature is a ruthless teacher.  There are no second chances in Mother Nature's Survival Course.
Second chances are scarier than first chances, because the second time you know how much you're risking.
Sometimes you don't get a second chance. You need to take a chance when you have the opportunity. Always.
Every second a seeker can start over,
For his life's mistakes
Are initial drafts
And not the final version.
We're given second chances every day of our life.  We don't usually take them, but they're there for the taking.
America is the land of the second chance, and when the gates of the prison open, the path ahead should lead to a better life.
There is no going back in life.  There is no return.  No second chance.  I cannot call back the spoken word or the accomplished deed.
In books as in life, there are no second chances.  On second thought: it's the next work, still to be written, that offers the second chance.


Each one of us...has he not a Life of his own to lead?  One life; a little gleam of Time between two Eternities; no second chance to us for evermore!
If grandparents want to have a meaningful and constructive role, the first lesson they must learn is that becoming a grandparent is not having a second chance at parenthood!


It has been said that sometimes the greatest hope in our lives is just a second chance to do what we should have done right in the first place.  This is the story of my second chance.
As writers we live life twice, like a cow that eats its food once and then regurgitates it to chew and digest it again. We have a second chance at biting into our experience and examining it.
If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, there is always another chance for you.  And supposing you have tried and failed again and again, you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "failure"  is not the falling down, but the staying down.

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