Coincidence Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old coincidence quotes, coincidence sayings, and coincidence proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Life is full of luck, like getting dealt a good hand, or simply by being in the right place at the right time. Some people get luck handed to them, a second chance, a save. It can happen heroically, or by a simple coincidence , but there are those who don't get luck on a shiny platter, who end up in the wrong place at the wrong time, who don't get saved.     

Jessica Sorensen

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

Emery Allen

Coincidences mean you're on the right path     

Simon Van Booy

Coincidences are spiritual puns.     

G.K. Chesterton

Life is a gift of God, of the God of Coincidence     

Mehmet Murat ildan

The world is so unpredictable. Things happen suddenly, unexpectedly. We want to feel we are in control of our own existence. In some ways we are, in some ways we're not. We are ruled by the forces of chance and coincidence.      

Paul Auster

Every single moment is a coincidence.     

Douglas Coupland

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

Emma Bull

Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.     

Jawaharlal Nehru

Coincidence is God's way of remaining Unknown Author.     

Albert Einstein

There is always room for coincidence.     

Alva Noto

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

Deepak Chopra

All mystical experience is coincidence; and vice versa, of course.     

Tom Stoppard

We do not create our destiny; we participate in its unfolding. Synchronicity works as a catalyst toward the working out of that destiny.     

David Richo

If there were no such thing as coincidence, there would be no such word.     

Heron Carvic

Consciousness itself is an infinite regress. This explains coincidences     

Robert Anton Wilson

Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times, it's enemy action.     

Ian Fleming

The human mind delights in finding pattern so much so that we often mistake coincidence or forced analogy for profound meaning. No other habit of thought lies so deeply within the soul of a small creature trying to make sense of a complex world not constructed for it.     

Stephen Jay Gould

It is no mere coincidence that there is both an historic and a present relationship between community (people assisting each other) and a poverty of power due to financial recession.     

Bill Mollison

coincidence may be described as the chance encounter of two unrelated causal chains which miraculously, it seems merge into a significant event.     

Arthur Koestler

Coincidence, if traced far enough back, becomes inevitable.      


Coincidence is God's way of remaining Unknown Author.     

Albert Einstein

In mathematics, two angles that are said to coincide fit together perfectly. The word coincidence does not describe luck or mistakes. It describes that which fits together perfectly.     

Wayne Dyer

Quality isn't the result of coincidence.     

Rick Helders

That's too coincidental to be a coincidence.     

Yogi Berra

Coming early is not as good as coming just at the right moment.      

Unknown Author

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

Friedrich Durrenmatt

Coincidence is a pimp and a cardsharper in ordinary fiction but a marvelous artist in the patterns of facts recollected by a non-o rdinary memorist.      

Vladimir Nabokov

Only what is thought, said, or done at a certain rare coincidence is good.      

Henry David Thoreau

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

Emma Bull

Happiness is always a coincidence.      

Jose Bergamin

Coincidence is logical.      

Johan Cruijff

The universe is always speaking to us... sending us little messages, causing coincidences and serendipities,reminding us to stop, to look around, to believe in something else, something more.      

Nancy Thayer

Coincidence is a messenger sent by truth.      

Jacqueline Winspear

Is not all this an extraordinary concatenation of coincidence? Pelorat said, If you list it like that? List it any way you please, said Trevize. I don't believe in extraordinary concatenations of coincidence.      

Isaac Asimov

Coincidence is a wonderful thing.     

Humphrey Lyttelton

Third, consider the insistency of an idea. The insistency of a past idea with reference to the present is a quantity which is less, the further back that past idea is, and rises to infinity as the past idea is brought up into coincidence with the present.      

Charles Sanders Peirce

I am still hopeful. A falcon, Time. But the coincidence is probably accidental.      

Leonardo da Vinci

Coincidences are the scars of fate.      

Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Coincidences are a true paradox. . . on the one hand they seem to be the source of our greatest irrationalities--seeing causal connections when science tells us they aren't there. On the other hand, some of our greatest feats of scientific discovery depend on coincidences.     

Josh Tenenbaum

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

Deepak Chopra

Without realizing it, the individual composes his life according to the laws of beauty even in times of greatest distress. It is wrong then, to chide the novel for being fascinated by mysterious coincidences, but it is right to chide people for being blind to such coincidences in their daily lives. For they thereby deprive their lives of a dimension of beauty     

Milan Kundera

It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on Earth has ever produced the phrase, 'as pretty as an airport.' Airports are ugly. Some are very ugly. Some attain a degree of ugliness that can only be the result of a special effort.     

Douglas Adams

I truly believe we can either see the connections, celebrate them, and express gratitude for our blessings, or we can see life as a string of coincidences that have no meaning or connection.For me, I'm going to believe in miracles, celebrate life, rejoice in the views of eternity and hope my choices will create a positive ripple effect in the lives of others. This is my choice.     

Mike Ericksen

We got into that situation, just by coincidence, to be the last people out.     

Mark Dawson

The concept of randomness and coincidence will be obsolete when people can finally define a formulation of patterned interaction between all things within the universe.     

Toba Beta

It is an extraordinary coincidence, you start to think there is more to it, but nothing has been found yet. If it happens again, we would have to look deeper into it.     

Alan Thompson

It's a coincidence of ideal conditions.     

Christopher W. Landsea

Coincidence may be described as the chance encounter of two unrelated causal chains which     

Arthur Koestler

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