130 Total Quotes

Gambling Quotes

. . . as she moved from table to table, endeavoring to understand the [gambling] games, she realized that either her memory was at fault or Hollywood had carelessly added an apocryphal glitter and subtracted an essential gloom.
Jean Stafford
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Legalized sports gambling in Nevada serves a very important function of providing a watch over fixed games. There's no question about that.
Dick Davies
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Smith and Wesson or a Colt always beat four aces.
American Proverb
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The point is that it looks like gambling because the language of the game is money.
Al Alvarez
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Henry Ward Beecher
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
Henry Ward Beecher
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He portrays himself as having high moral values and against casino gambling, but he takes money from Indian tribes who operate casinos.
Mike Holmes
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I stay away from gambling. That's a nice way to lose all your money. I'll stick to the traditional spades game or something like that. I can't mess with the blackjack. I watch Texas Hold 'Em on TV. That's all I need.
Tim Sandidge
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Yes, I think poker really isn't gambling.
Al Alvarez
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When there is gambling, this is what we expect him to do when he is making payouts on poker machines. He had a notebook with addresses of known felons in it.
Brendan Conway
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Fueled by a poker craze, the growth of broadband, and television coverage, online gambling is quickly moving to the mainstream.
Ben Macklin
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The Super Bowl has always been the most bet on sporting event of the year. Now online gambling has significantly expanded the marketplace and that means without a doubt this year's Super Bowl will be the most wagered on event in history.
Alex Czajkowski
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Gloria Steinem
Someone asked me why women don't gamble as much as men do, and I gave the commonsensical reply that we don't have as much money. That was a true and incomplete answer. In fact, women's total instinct for gambling is satisfied by marriage.
Gloria Steinem
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Gloria Steinem
Women's total instinct for gambling is satisfied by marriage
Gloria Steinem
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Leroy bet me I couldn't find a pot of gold at the end, and I told him that was a stupid bet because the rainbow was enough.
Rita Brown
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George Bernard Shaw
Gambling promises the poor what property performs for the rich: something for nothing
George Bernard Shaw
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Bush is gambling that by replacing two White House staffers he will be able to kick start what many view as the worst presidency and most incompetent White House in the nation's history. There is no evidence yet that his gamble is paying off, no reported improvement to his approval rating. So what Bush will do next is what makes betting on this prop very interesting!
Alex Czajkowski
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The recent rise in oil prices will certainly have a positive effect on this industry as the gambling public will be more likely to go online to gamble as opposed to traveling by airplane, car or train to its traditional brick and mortar casino as a result of the higher costs associated with traveling due to the skyrocketing price of oil. Oil companies such as American Energy (OTCBB: AMEP) are already seeing the effects of higher oil prices and we believe that Pegasus and the gaming industry in general will also benefit greatly.
David Cheng
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Japan is gambling that its policies will result in beneficial, self-sustaining results.
Vincent Truglia
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Two to three years ago there were early adopters gambling on the Internet, ... Today it's the mass market. The public wants to know that they're putting their money into something trustworthy.
Peter Marcus
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From our point of view, it's not just recognizing customers that might have a problem with gambling, it's also understanding ways to solve the problem as well.
Andy Abboud
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Traveling is like gambling: it is always connected with winning and losing, and generally where it is least expected we receive, more or less than what we hoped for.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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The explosive growth of the Internet has provided a means for gambling operations to evade existing anti-gambling laws. These Internet gambling websites typically operate offshore and often serve as a prime vehicle for money laundering and other criminal enterprises. Our bill sensibly updates federal law to keep pace with new technologies by bringing the Internet within the fold of the anti-gambling restrictions that govern telephones.
Rick Boucher
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It seems all the great gambling movies use gambling to propel another storyline,
Andy Bellin
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We could use some work on our man-to-man coverage. We were gambling with that tonight and got by us a few times.
Shanna Olson
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There is a lot of work happening on that thing which is not consistent with a gambling casino.
Rick Fisher
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I'm a gambling man and would have a punt on Bernie,
Eddie Jordan
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Internet gambling on horse racing is legal; sports wagering on the Internet is probably illegal; and the rest of it: There's no federal law that addresses it.
Anthony Cabot
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This town is shifting already. There's enough meat on the bone for someone not interested in gambling to come here.
Scott Gordon
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Dan Castellaneta
Your mother has this crazy idea that gambling is wrong. Even though they say it's okay in the bible.
Dan Castellaneta
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We have adopted a zero-tolerance policy toward gambling.
Doug Tobin
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