However, I had a chance encoun…

However, I had a chance encounter with an admissions officer of Stevens Institute of Technology, who so impressed me by his erudition and enthusiasm for the school that I changed course and entered Stevens Institute.

Frederick Reines


I never really had the chance …

I never really had the chance to play the kind of music I wanted to play. It was always just classical. It had its limits. I play piano now and again in the new forms of music that I actually want to play, but at the time, it was something that I just kind of moved past.

GRiZ


There were great players at Un…

There were great players at United, and I just didn't have the chance to play, which was fair. It was difficult getting into the team, that's all.

Diego Forlan


Ive learned the importance of …

I've learned the importance of changing people's minds at the grassroots level so that whoever does run will have a much better chance of encountering public opinion that reaches a critical mass and brings about a change not only in White House policies but in the Congress and in the state legislatures and all around the world.

Al Gore


Going through college a Red So…

Going through college a Red Sox fan and knowing the history behind everything that was going on back in the '80s and finally getting a chance to win a World Series for this great city and bringing it back after 86 years, it was truly special, and it's one of the highlights that I'll remember for a long time.

Tim Wakefield


Across our country, social ent…

Across our country, social enterprise partnerships between the public and private sectors are providing millions of Americans – young and old – a second chance.

George R. Roberts


It can be a grind, training an…

It can be a grind, training and fighting and waiting for your chance. But when that opportunity presents itself, you have to be ready because you never know if or when you'll get another shot.

Tyron Woodley