Everything Happens For A Reason Sayings and Quotes

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


Realize that if a door closed, it's because what was behind it wasn't meant for you.     

Mandy Hale

I always say that things are meant to be and everything happens for a reason, so I don't have any regrets.     

Kevin Pietersen

Sometimes a "mistake" can end up being the best decision you ever make.     

Mandy Hale

Everything happens for a reason. That reason causes change. Sometimes the change hurts. Sometimes the change is hard. But in the end its all for the best.     

Ritu Ghatourey

Life's too precious, so have fun, treasure the memories, say what you want, do what you want, have no regrets and remember everything happens for a reason.     

Abhishek Tiwari

Things are finally starting to calm down and be the way they're supposed to be. I think things happen for a reason.     

Eddie Cibrian

I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.     

Marilyn Monroe

Success is not a miracle. Nor is it a matter of luck. Everything happens for a reason, good or bad, positive or negative.     

Brian Tracy

Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.     

Albert Schweitzer

Everything happens for a reason and, something better will come along for me!     

Selena Gomez

I knew everything happened for a reason. I just wished the reason would hurry up and make itself known.     

Christina Lauren

I feel that things happen for a reason and open up new opportunities.     

Jil Sander

Everything happens for a reason and a purpose, and it serves you.     

Tony Robbins

One of my core beliefs is that everything happens for a reason and some things just aren't to my taste. All the things that happen in my life are divinely inspired and they happen for a purpose.     

John Assaraf

I think everything happens for a reason and all the things that happened to me - good, bad - I'm glad they did. It's made me ready for life, for adulthood.     

Freddy Adu

Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don't. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.     

Harvey Mackay

Just remember everything happens for a reason. We just have to pick ourselves up, and look on the bright side of life.     

Megan Smith

God lets everything happen for a reason. It's all a learning process, and you have to go from one level to another.     

Mike Tyson

Even seasonal situations can bring with them lessons that last a lifetime. If the love doesn't last, it prepares you for the one that will.     

Mandy Hale

I'm one of those people that thinks things happen for a reason, and you just have to look for the reason.     

Clint Black

But if I've heard this saying once, I've heard it a thousand times- everything happens for a reason. And possibly it does. I just haven't found the reason that this all happened yet.     

Jerry Lawler

I don't want to say everything happens for a reason but every day is lined up right next to the other one for a reason. The best you can do is do each day well with kindness and as a good person.     

Mayim Bialik

Most things happen for a reason and it may take years to discover why, but this is almost always for the better.     

Ursula A. Ciller

When you're a teenager, a year can be crippling to maneuver through. Some things happen when you're like 13. All of a sudden you go from being this really confident, no-worry little kid to having all these weird insecurities for no reason.     

Kristen Stewart

Everything happens for a reason. The daily tragedies and misfortunes are all meaningful events, leading toward an ideal conclusion. With that in mind, there probably isn't really any meaningless misfortune.     

Melchor Lim

The pessimist reason that things just happen, where the optimist believe that things happen for a reason.     

Anthony Liccione

Everything that happens happens as it should, and if you observe carefully, you will find this to be so.     

Marcus Aurelius

Everything happens for a reason, Sadie, even bad things.     

Rick Riordan

I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.     

Oprah Winfrey

Things happen they way they're meant to. There's a pattern and a shape to everything...Nothing happens without a reason...Nothing is impossible.     

Rosamunde Pilcher

Someday, everything will make perfect sense. So for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, be strong and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason.     

John Mayer

I believe that everything happens for a reason, but I think it's important to seek out that reason; that's how we learn.     

Drew Barrymore

Let go and let God is the way of life! Everything happens for a reason because God plans your life for you ahead of time.     

Nishan Panwar

Remember that everything that is happening around you, good or bad, is in some way conspiring to help you.     

Debasish Mridha

I believe that everything happens for a reason, and what seems bad at first might in fact be something of a blessing.     

Robert Greene

You can have immediate regrets, but if you look at stuff and say, 'Things happen for a reason', there's a fatalistic thing about it. Something will happen that will justify it in some way.     

Martin Landau

I can't wait till you get what you really deserve when you hurt other people intentionally, because I believe everything happens for a reason. Maybe it was God's will to teach you some manners that is visible to human eyes and will put a mark all through your life.     

Elian Martinez

I think that everything happens for a reason, everything happens when it's going to happen.     

Lou Reed

Things don't happen for a reason, we make reasons out of things that happen.     

Michael P. Naughton

Everything happens for a reason, although we may not understand it at the time, if you hang in there, all the pieces will eventually fall where they belong.     

Nishan Panwar

Miracles happen everyday, change your perception of what a miracle is and you'll see them all around you.     

Jon Bon Jovi

I've always been quite psychic and believe there's a reason why things happen and that we need to learn from them.     

Archie Panjabi

Everything happens for a reason. I may not know why or how, but God does & that is all that matters!     

Nishan Panwar

Everything happens for a reason, everything is part of a puzzle that, even at the time, if we don't understand the bigger picture, everything has significant role in what's to come in the future.     

Jon Connor

Either things happen for a reason, or they happen for no reason at all. Either one's life is a thread in a glorious tapestry or humanity is just a hopelessly tangled knot.     

Neal Shusterman

There will always be a reason why you meet people. Either you need them to change your life or you're the one that will change theirs.     

Angel Flonis Harefa

Thank life for happening, Thank every twist and turn, There is a reason for every single thing, there is a reason for every worry and concern.     

Dante Jannicelli

Do you believe that there are no coincidences in life? Everything happens for a reason. Every person we meet have a roll in our life, either it is big or small. Some will hurt, betray and make us cry. Some will teach us lesson, not to change us, but to make us to be a better person.     

Cynthia Rusli

All is grace. Nothing happens by chance, everything happens for a reason. Life is beautiful!     

Joel Randymar

I believe that things happen for a reason. I think there are no coincidences in life.     

Corey Feldman

The hardest thing about "everything happens for a reason" is waiting for that reason to show up.     

Karen Salmansohn

What we consider as “setbacks” often give birth to some of our biggest blessings. Have faith. Something beautiful will emerge from this turmoil.     

Simerjeet Singh

Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have – life itself.     

Walter Anderson

I wouldn’t change anything. I think that it’s important to let things happen, and stay ‘happened’. I think that’s all part of the learning curve, part of fate. I’m just glad that it happened.     

Mike Peters

Sad things happen. They do. But we don’t need to live sad forever.     

Mattie Stepanek

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 good thing that has happened in your life happened because something changed.      

Andy Andrews

Change always involves a dark night when everything falls apart. Yet if this period of dissolution is used to create new meaning, then chaos ends and new order emerges.      

Margaret Wheatley

It's not that I believe everything happens for a reason... I just think that some things are meant to be broken. Imperfect. Chaotic. It's the universe's way of providing contrast, you know? There have to be a few holes in the road. It's how life is.     

Sarah Dessen

Things are going to happen whether I know why they happen or not. You don't find out why things move. You let them move; you watch them move; you stop them from moving: you start them moving. But you don't sit around and try to figure out why there's movement.      

Bob Dylan

It is likely that some troubles will befall us; but it is not a present fact. How often has the unexpected happened! How often has the expected never come to pass!      

Seneca

Philosophers never stood in need of Homer or the Pharisees to be convinced! that everything is done by immutable! laws; that everything is settled; that everything is the necessary effect of some previous cause.      

Voltaire

I do not mean to expose my ideas to ingenious ridicule by maintaining that everything happens to every man for the best; but I will contend, that he who makes the best use of it, fulfills the part of a wise and good man.      

Cumberland

Consider the reason of the case, for nothing is law that is not reason.     

John Powell

Everything is fitting for me, my universe, which fits thy purpose. Nothing in its good time is too early or too late for me; everything is fruit for me which thy seasons, Nature, bear; from thee, in thee, to thee, are all things.     

Marcus Aurelius

Nothing happens to anybody which he is not fitted by nature to bear.     

Marcus Aurelius

Receive with simplicity everything that happens to you.      

Rashi

There are powerful kinds of good that can come into life only where something has gone terribly wrong. That does not justify even the smallest area of life going wrong; it just happens to be one aspect of the composition of things.      

J. Neville Ward

The bad things that happen to us in our lives do not have a meaning when they happen. But we can redeem these tragedies from senselessness by imposing meaning on them. In the final analysis, the question is not why bad things happen to good people, but how we respond when such things happen.     

Rabbi H. Kushner

Some people make things happen, some watch things happen, while others wonder what has happened.      

Irish Proverb

When what you want doesn't happen, learn to want what does.      

Arabian Proverb

You don't always have the power to change the things that happen in your life. However, you have something even more powerful. The power to change the meaning of what happens to you.      

James A. Murphy

Sometimes life may take you down an unexpected path, but keep an open mind, for that may be the exact path you're supposed to be on at that particular point in time.      

Alicia Emamdee

Everything happens for a reason. If that reason has not become clear yet, it is because whatever is happening is preparing you for something that is yet to come.     

Teal Swan

I have no regrets in my life. I think that everything happens to you for a reason. The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger person.     

Rita Moreno