In literature:
He was under a certain obligation, and here was a chance to return it many thousandfold.
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
An', somehow, it seems to me that I ain't takin' much of a chance, either.
"'Drag' Harlan" by Charles Alden Seltzer
Her chance was, and it always had been, the chance of serving him.
"The Creators" by May Sinclair
You had yore chance, an' you couldn't.
"The Fighting Edge" by William MacLeod Raine
If we took good corn cakes and honey to the red devils they'd kill us every chance they got.
"A Virginia Scout" by Hugh Pendexter
Objections to chance considered, 153.
"The Will to Believe" by William James
Lord Balmerino gave me a chance.
"A Daughter of Raasay" by William MacLeod Raine
To see a chance now and then just as he felt that he was about to read the secret have that chance vanish, was doubly hard.
"The Boy Scout Fire Fighters" by Robert Maitland
It would be one chance in a million, but all his life he's been taking chances.
"Crooked Trails and Straight" by William MacLeod Raine
I've got good reason's for wantin' to know, which same I'll explain if you give me a chance.
"The Boy Ranchers on Roaring River" by Willard F. Baker
Of who she was or how she came to be at La Chance, I had no earthly clue.
"The La Chance Mine Mystery" by Susan Carleton Jones
Mazarin might not believe my story, but something must be left to chance.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
In her eagerness she took a chance that proved her undoing.
"Brand Blotters" by William MacLeod Raine
What are our chances?
"The Watchers of the Plains" by Ridgewell Cullum
True, the chances were in favor of the Cardinals, but baseball is full of chances that make or break.
"Baseball Joe in the Big League" by Lester Chadwick
Is he only a chance patron or a friend, Marmaduke?
"Ainslee's, Vol. 15, No. 6, July 1905" by Various
Her mouth would be shut tight; no chance for innuendoes, lest hint might add suspicion to mystery.
"The Art of Disappearing" by John Talbot Smith
In fact, I've just been waiting for a chance, but you're so confoundedly hard to catch.
"Otherwise Phyllis" by Meredith Nicholson
My best chance was to close.
"Gold" by Stewart White
Besides, it so chanced that testimony was forthcoming to support this view and confirm Dave's sanity.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
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In poetry:
A turn of chance
The nearest happenstance,
But move, if you're that
Upset.
"He'S AboutT 22, I'm 63" by Helene M Johnson
The unrelenting gods
Refuse me. "No," say they,
"Thy chance is thrown away."
Fierce unrelenting gods!
"Eurydice" by Sophie Margaret Hensley
And loudly here she chided;
'My chosen people, ye!
I gave ye many chances:
Why so long in growing free?
"The March Of Freedom" by Ernest Jones
For the Best no more he sighed;
Rode as in a trance;
Life grew poor, undignified,
And he spake of chance.
"The Sangreal" by George MacDonald
To busier scenes of life I fly,
Where many smile, where many sigh,
As Chance, not Worth, turns up the die.
"Lines Written Upon A Hill" by Sir John Carr
WHEN you’ve got no chance at all,
Take it fightin’.
When you’re driven to the wall,
Take it fightin’.
"Take It Fightin’" by Henry Lawson
In news:
BECKLEY -Parkersburg High saw its playoff chances dwindle here Friday night as the Big Reds fell to Woodrow Wilson, 30-22, in a hard-fought Mountain State Athletic Conference game that went to the wire.
Customers line up early for a chance to win hundreds of dollars in prizes.
You'll get your chance Friday, July 16, through Sunday, July 18, when the Caveman Experience 2 comes to the Shawnee Saltpetre Cave Natural Amphitheatre in Murphysboro, Illinois (for directions, visit intergruv.net).
Getting lost is a major source of stress and anxiety for truck drivers, and stress increases the chance they could be involved in an accident.
Here's your chance to become a Navy Yard beekeeper.
"We're certainly not taking any chances," NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said.
But for others, it's a calling - a chance to serve people and bring joy to their lives.
's Nate Ruess On Self-Help Lyrics, Second Chances, And "Pessimistic Optimism".
But even if you missed a chance at Bellinis for a buck, Patrizio offers the right atmosphere to relax and enjoy one.
'Give Belly Dance a Chance'.
Bartenders on the Olympic Peninsula now have the chance to earn bragging rights.
You can also name secondary and tertiary beneficiaries, reducing the chance that all your prospective beneficiaries pre-decease you.
Chances are you ran across " Beowulf " at some point during your high school career.
The UFC is taking no chances to make sure its year-end fight card is received well.
But chances decrease after Mayor Boris Johnson cuts his white blond hair.
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In science:
The paper [FlJ] gives (intractable) formulas for the chance of being separable in groups such as SL(n, q) (i.e. semisimple and simply connected).
Random matrix theory over finite fields: a survey
Let PG,n (k, q) be the chance that an element of G ﬁxes a k dimensional subspace and let PG,∞ (k, q) be the n → ∞ limit of PG,n (k, q).
Random matrix theory over finite fields: a survey
Speciﬁcally, every module is given a chance to execute its behavior exactly once each time cycle.
Multiagent Control of Self-reconfigurable Robots
Rather, the various interactions in H tend to put the extreme values of spin (J = 0, N ) at the ends of the spectra, enhancing their chances to be the ground state.
Two-Body Random Ensembles: From Nuclear Spectra to Random Polynomials
We also devote a substantial chapter (Sect. 6) to the description of local IR starbursts and ultra-luminous IR galaxies, to improve our chances of understanding their high-redshift counterparts.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
The best chances to detect the integrated emission of distant and primeval galaxies are here.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
In order to have a chance to be in a agreement with four dimensional gravity, the ﬁve dimensional gravitational wave equation should have normalizable zero modes in the given background.
Fine-Tuning of the Cosmological Constant in Brane Worlds
To ensure high chances for the process to occur it is not enough for a photon propagating at some angle α to local B to satisfy the energy threshold condition, sin ψ · ε ≥ 2mc2, but high optical thickness τγB within the magnetosphere is required.
Neutron Stars as Sources of High Energy Particles - the case of RPP
Remark 12 At the price of complicated and long computations, this proof can be modiﬁed to get the exact graph that maximizes the chance of survival Sβ with wz /wo ﬁxed for a given parameter β .
Fast graphs for the random walker
The chance of getting a score in a simulation of 50, 000 histories is practically nil.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
Radhakrishna Rao, Statistics and Truth : Putting Chance to Work, second edition, World Scientiﬁc (1997).
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
Again because of (7), there is some c < 1 such that if A and A′ are two ﬁnite sets of vertices that are not identical, then the chance is at most c that the number of spins in A equal to 1 is the same as the number of spins in A′ equal to 1, even given all spins outside A ∪ A′ .
Coupling and Bernoullicity in random-cluster and Potts models
The chance of getting a score in a simulation of 50000 histories is practically nil.
Monte Carlo: Basics
Radhakrishna Rao, Statistics and Truth : Putting Chance to Work, second edition, World Scientiﬁc (1997).
Monte Carlo: Basics
This means that there is no chance of extracting the letter σi to the right until we encounter the next σi in the braid word.
Identifying Half-Twists Using Randomized Algorithm Methods
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