My work is play. And I play when I design. I even looked it up in the dictionary, to make sure that I actually do that, and the definition of “play,” number one, was “engaging in a childlike activity or endeavor,” and number two was “gambling.” And I realize I do both when I’m designing.— Paula Scher
Useful Gamble quotations
Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.
When your opponent's sittin' there holdin' all the aces, there's only one thing to do: kick over the table.
Everyone has addictions and my problem is that I have 5,000 of them.
If it's not drinking, it's gambling; if it's not gambling, it's eating anything from burgers, doughnuts to M&Ms. The only addiction I don't suffer from is chasing women.
Life is a gamble, we scramble for money, I might crack a smile, but ain't a damn thing funny.
Don’t ever average losers. Decrease your trading volume when you are trading poorly; increase your volume when you are trading well. Never trade in situations where you don’t have control. For example, I don’t risk significant amounts of money in front of key reports, since that is gambling, not trading.
The only difference between a winner and a loser is a winner plays until he wins
Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false? If you gain, you gain all; if you lose, you lose nothing. Wager, then, without hesitation, that He exists.
I spent half my money on gambling, alcohol and wild women. The other half I wasted.
I have to confess that I had gambled on my soul and lost it with heroic insouciance and lightness of touch. The soul is so impalpable, so often useless, and sometimes such a nuisance, that I felt no more emotion on losing it than if, on a stroll, I had mislaid my visiting card.
[Motherhood is] the biggest gamble in the world.
It is the glorious life force. It's huge and scary-it's an act of infinite optimism.
Most of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble... to give way to hope, fear and greed.
You cannot beat a roulette table unless you steal money from it.
They don't think it be like it is, but it do.
Yeah man, they call gambling a disease, but it's the only disease where you can win a bunch of money.
The roulette table pays nobody except him that keeps it.
Nevertheless a passion for gaming is common, though a passion for keeping roulette tables is unknown.
You entrust your money to banks, God entrusts His money to you.
How would you feel if the bank took your money and used it to play the lottery or gamble with it? So, how does God feel?
Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents; people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you.
If nuclear power plants are safe, let the commerical insurance industry insure them. Until these most expert judges of risk are willing to gamble with their money, I'm not willing to gamble with the health and safety of my family.
To anticipate the market is to gamble.
To be patient and react only when the market gives the signal is to speculate.
Every kind of ignorance in the world all results from not realizing that our perceptions are gambles. We believe what we see and then we believe our interpretation of it, we don’t even know we are making an interpretation most of the time. We think this is reality.
I never go looking for a sucker. I look for a Champion and make a sucker of of him.
If I had the money and the drinking capacity, I'd probably live at a roulette table and let my life go to hell.
If a mistake is not a stepping stone, it is a mistake.
You know horses are smarter than people. You never heard of a horse going broke betting on people.
They are the new breed of slot machine-colorful, fancy, exciting, wonderful...and deadly.
I blew the lot on vodka and tonic, gambling and fags.
Looking back, I think I overdid it on the tonic.
Ain't only three things to gambling: knowing the 60-40 end of the proposition, money management, and knowing yourself.
We are, quite literally, gambling with the future of our planet- for the sake of hamburgers
Now I ask you to make your sacrifice. Take a gamble. I took the plunge and I'm glad of it.
I've been giving a little gamble on the roulette and just sitting having a coffee with the fans, chatting away.
A race track is a place where windows clean people.
There are three roads to ruin; women, gambling and technicians. The most pleasant is with women, the quickest is with gambling, but the surest is with technicians.
No presidential candidate should visit Las Vegas without condemning organized gambling.
You shouldn't have any betting in the locker room at all, whether it's baseball or it's horses. You can't beat the horses. You can't beat any kind of gambling because they have the odds.