35 Total Quotes

Odds Quotes

When the odds are stacked against you, the only way to win is to be different. You have to go against the rules that everyone is following, particularly if the rules are dishonest.
Bob MacDonald
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It would be tough for Vegas to put odds on this thing.
Jim Macaluso
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I would give you seven to one odds that this is going to be a slash piece, but that's OK. I'm willing to take the heat.
James Woods
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I'm speechless. How this team played today, against the odds, using everyone on the team. It was great.
Dan Koppen
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Anytime you can get odds like that, you've got to take them,
Hal Stratton
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[The experts are at odds with each other over some aspects of weight control. When the U.S. Department of Agriculture released their new food pyramid in April, many critics cheered that, at last, better guidance was being given to consumers on making healthy food choices. Yet even the new pyramid which makes more recommendations about quantities of food, exercise, and allows for individual differencesamong other thingshas also been criticized as insufficient.] It's clear that we need to rebuild the pyramid from the ground up, ... not just tip it on its side and dress it up with new colors.
Walter Willett
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The odds on playing in Sioux City right now are probably about 50-50.
Tony Evans
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You play the odds on that hedge. And unfortunately for us, Edwards is just getting really hot right now.
Tricia Binford
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Going into that game we wanted to play the same basketball we'd been playing all year. The odds were against us, we were playing on the road, but fortunately for us we went out there and played a great game.
Tony Skinn
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I was in same situation last April at Clarks Hill. I was winning by 10 pounds on Saturday and had already won a boat. Then, instead of doing what the odds said to do, I went back and tried to catch another big fish and bombed out and lost the tournament. We tried very hard not to make the same mistake at Lake Murray.
Kevin Hawkins
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I think anyone who has been in the business longer than five or 10 years who didn't start out beautiful only has a 5% chance. So the odds are phenomenal and yes, I thought about giving up many times.
Felicity Huffman
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When you win, the odds are you're not making any changes. But I'm not going against my Wednesday decision-making process here. But I think you could probably guess.
Dick Jauron
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They're in chaos. They're as far from unity as a knife fight. They're stabbing each other in the back over profits on a proposal that doesn't have great odds of passage in the first place.
David Zanotti
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I think that, you know, the odds are good, because they are good songwriters, they're a good band, they're a great band, and they can play,
David Fricke
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I'm sure if you do the odds, it's not 50-50, but I really wouldn't doubt it one bit,
Brad Wilson
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There was pretty good odds that we were definitely disturbing someone that was attempting to convalesce, or a surgeon who is attempting to do some complicated microscopic vascular procedure.
Brandon Phillips
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It always comes down to doubles. You could have the best player in the world, and odds are you won?t win all four singles matches. You have to have good doubles.
Bob Nutting
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We train one-quarter of the commercial pilots in the United States, so when we heard about this tragedy we knew the odds were good one of pilots would be involved. It turns out maybe some that were not authorized to fly were also pilots.
Bob Ross
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Brendan Bell
Even if climate advocates defy the odds and manage to break through the congressional impasse, it's all but inevitable that Bush is going to veto whatever they manage to push through.
Brendan Bell
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You would have thought fourth-down-and-26 was pretty good odds.
Bob Slowik
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This is at odds with reported wage growth of 5.4% for the year to December 2005.
Brendan O'Donovan
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And how am I to face the odds, Of man's bedevilment and God's? I, a stranger and afraid, In a world I never made
Alfred Housman
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Customers would much rather use a rewards card that will get them air miles or a Discover card that will get them cash back. So the odds that they'll use a private-label card are dimmer.
Theodore Iacobuzio
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He can make plays. He's smart and can learn all the positions. When he's been given the opportunity, he's produced. The more you can do, the better your odds are of sticking with a team.
Ted Tollner
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James Carville
[The president's many visits to the Gulf Coast seem to have shored up, at least somewhat, his eroded standing. In the NEWSWEEK Poll, his job-approval rating inched up two points, to a still-dismal 40 percent. But, safely back in the White House, he now has to deal with another disaster area: Republican Washington. The list of official inquiries is long and growing, involving issues ranging from arguably excusable bureaucratic mismanagement to insider trading to allegations of lawbreaking that potentially lead to the highest levels of the White House staff.] Look, the Democrats' numbers are just as low as the Republicans' are, ... People see a lot of this stuff just as 'more Washington.' But the danger for Republicans and for Bush is that there are too many things they can't controland the odds are that all of them aren't going to work out in their favor.
James Carville
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The Fed is keeping an eye on core inflation because they were concerned about prices spilling over from energy and commodities to the rest of the economy. This increases the odds that interest rate increases can remain measured, a quarter-point at a time.
Gary Schlossberg
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If you perform and get out, you're sitting pretty well. The odds of ending up on the podium at the state meet have gone way up.
Gary Weisenstein
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The odds of finding a world-class deposit are such that you would be better off buying a lottery ticket,
Frank Holmes
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The odds of winning have remained stable as we've grown, and it will continue to do so.
Frank Anderson
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I've been out three seasons, so they don't know if I've still got it. So, when I come in, I'm going to be against the odds and I need to be looking damn good.
Darren Hambrick
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