quote by Robert De Niro

When you love someone you gotta trust them, there's no other way. You gotta give them the key to everything that's yours. Otherwise, what's the point?

— Robert De Niro

Most Powerful Casinos quotations

You get your chips your way, I'll get my chips mine.

The slot machines sit there like young courtesans, promising pleasures undreamed of, your deepest desires fulfilled, all lusts satiated.

Independent record stores are like a casino where you put down your money and you always win. How amazing to discover gems you didn't know about, to meet someone more passionate than you are, and to feel at home in a place you may never have been to before. I'm convinced they will never lose their place - Long may they rule.

Writing about 2,000 words in three hours every morning, 'Casino Royale' dutifully produced itself. I wrote nothing and made no corrections until the book was finished. If I had looked back at what I had written the day before I might have despaired.

Now, I'll tell you something that might interest you.

Casino Royale was the first Bond book that Ian Fleming ever wrote. And he couldn't get anybody to touch it, to publish it - he couldn't do anything about it at all. Nobody wanted to know.

Last year people won more than one billion dollars playing poker.

And casinos made twenty-seven billion just by being around those people.

The Monte Carlo casino refused to admit me until I was properly dressed so I went and found my stockings, and then came back and lost my shirt.

People go to casinos for the same reason they go on blind dates - hoping to hit the jackpot. But mostly, you just wind up broke or alone in a bar.

A dry martini,' he said. 'One. In a deep champagne goblet.' ... Just a moment. Three measures of Gordon's, one of vodka, half a measure of Kina Lillet. Shake it very well until it's ice-cold, then add a large thin slice of lemon-peel. Got it?

Oh look, an ATM! Ok, here we go! I lost all my money, now what do I do? Get a gun! Rob a casino! Good idea! Look at all the lights! This is beautiful.

Speculators may do no harm as bubbles on a steady stream of enterprise.

But the position is serious when enterprise becomes a bubble on a whirlpool of speculation. When the capital development of a country becomes a by-product of the activities of a casino, the job is likely to be ill done.

A Gentleman is a man who will pay his gambling debts even when he knows he has been cheated.

True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table;

luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.

I always worked in institutions, I never had a restaurant of my own before, but I have opened over 30 hotels, restaurants and casinos. I understand what it takes to keep them running.

Lets embrace productive capitalism, not casino capitalism, by restoring transparency and true competition in the commodities markets.

I like theme parks. The fastest roller coaster I've ever been on is at a casino in Nevada.

A lot of our respected financial institutions are just casinos in drag.

The urge to gamble is so universal and its practice so pleasurable that I assume it must be evil.

A dollar won is twice as sweet as a dollar earned.

One doesn't like instabilities in markets;

they may be damaging, but probably not fatal, as the October '87 crash showed. It turned out to be essentially inconsequential. So if that's true, I'm not very worried about the welfare of those who are investing any more than I am about the welfare of those who go into casinos.

Norm MacDonald is here - one of the funniest people ever.

Norm's got a giant gambling problem. He's dropped more coin in a casino than Michael J. Fox at a parking meter.

In the 45 years I've worked in casinos, I dreamed of being honored by an organization like the American Gaming Association, especially since I don't even have a hunting license.

You're dealing with a lot of silly people in the marketplace;

it's like a great big casino and everyone else is boozing. If you can stick with Pepsi, you should be OK.

By gaming we lose both our time and treasure - two things most precious to the life of man.

Bailing out people who made ill-advised mortgages makes no more sense that bailing out people who lost their life savings in Las Vegas casinos.

I was at this casino minding my own business, and this guy came up to me and said, 'You're gonna have to move, you're blocking a fire exit.' As though if there was a fire, I wasn't gonna run. If you're flammible and have legs, you are never blocking a fire exit.

When you look at what Star (casino) has done for Sydney over the last fifteen years.. I don't think it has done a lot. When you look at what Crown (his casino) has done for Melbourne, I think it has done an enormous amount. And there's all sorts of statistics and figures and facts that can back those things up.

I love Vegas. God knows that I know how to find my way around the buffets in Las Vegas.

Tied one on last night. Not feeling great this morning. I was trying to sleep it off, unfortunately, it was on the casino floor.

There is no other city as vulgar and obscene as Osaka.

We should celebrate the image and welcome the development of casinos and red-light districts to attract people.

I don't do casinos or prisons; I like to do projects that enhance the lives of everyday people, like campus buildings, libraries, museums and government buildings. That's why I love working in the public sector.

The worst thing that can happen to a man who gambles is to win

It is generally agreed that casinos should, in the public interest, be inaccessible and expensive. And perhaps the same is true of Stock Exchanges.

Time spent in a casino is time given to death, a foretaste of the hour when one's flesh will be diverted to the purposes of the worm and not of the will.