Much like the way it is with romance, when we stop looking for something perfect, we tend to make the greatest discoveries. Don't believe us? Then check out the awesome pictures below, which show just how lucky some people were:
1. Here's one cute find while hiking in the woods.
2. This glass ball ended up becoming its own ecosystem.
3. This glass bottle is home to a patch of clover.
4. It's a good thing we found them before mowing the lawn...
5. This little girl found a 1500-year-old Viking sword!
6. A blue crayfish found in the mountains of West Virginia.
7. This sea shell contained cute little squid eggs inside it.
8. The most perfect pebble ever found!
9. I found some hot wings in my BBQ at the start of summer...
10. This piece of quartz found in Arkansas is worth around $4 million!
11. This old calculator was found in Grandma's attic!
12. Found in a 19-century home, this terrifying instrument is actually an egg cracker!