It is a part of probability that many improbable things will happen.
Aristotle, Poetics, XXV, quoted by George Eliot in an epigraph to Chapter 41 of Daniel Deronda
Every ruler must remember three things. Firstly, that he rules man; secondly, that he rules according to law, and thirdly, that he does not rule for ever.AgathonStobaeus, Florilegium, XL VI., 24, as reported in Harbottle's Dictionary of Quotations (1897), p. 515
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