Today is Serendipity Day, an officially recognized annual event and special day to celebrate unexpected and much appreciated grace.
Here of ten of my favorite quotations about serendipitous events…
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
There’ll always be serendipity involved in discovery. Jeff Bezos
Life is full of surprises and serendipity. Being open to unexpected turns on the road is an important part of success. If you try to plan every step, you may miss those wonderful twists and turns. Just find your next adventure—do it well, enjoy it—and then, not now, think about what comes next. Dr. Condoleezza Rice
Sometimes serendipity is just intention unmasked. Elizabeth Berg
Unless you leave room for Serendipity…How can the Divine enter?
History is an intricate web of timing, people, circumstances and serendipity. Don Rittner
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. Peter McWilliams
Serendipity: Look for something, find something else and realize that what you’ve found is more suited to your needs than what you thought you were looking for.
What people call serendipity is just having your eyes open. Jose Manuel Barroso
If you use it intelligently, Twitter can be a form of engineered serendipity.