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Gambling is legal and betting is legal, for what I bet.
Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.
W. C. Fields
What is faith but a kind of betting or speculation after all? It should be, I bet that my Redeemer liveth.
Making pictures, for an actress, is like betting, for a gambler. Each time you make a picture you try to analyze why you won or lost.
Nobody but you and your caddie care what you do out there, and if your caddie is betting against you, he doesn't care, either.
The ban on sports betting does exactly what Prohibition did. It makes criminals rich.
The financial crisis of 2008 was not caused by investment banks betting against the housing market in 2007. It was caused by the fact that too few investors - including all of the big investment banks - bet too heavily on the housing market in the years before 2007.
Think of social media as the Internet. I can't think of anyone betting against the Internet in 2012.
There aren't a lot of ironclad rules of family life, but here's one: No matter how much your parents deny it - and here's betting they deny it a lot - they have a favorite child. And if you're a parent, so do you.
Markets are constantly in a state of uncertainty and flux and money is made by discounting the obvious and betting on the unexpected.
Financial institutions like to call what they do trading. Let's be honest. It's not trading; it's betting.
I admitted I bet on baseball, but I wasn't suspended from baseball for betting on baseball.
Only institutions that go about the old-fashioned business of taking in deposits from customer A and lending them out to customer B should be called banks. The rest should call themselves what they are. 'Parlors' would be appropriate, or 'dens' - words more suitable to venerable betting pursuits.
The idea of a federal betting parlor on atrocities and terrorism is ridiculous and it's grotesque.
Making movies is just like betting on horses at the racetrack.
I bet on the game of baseball and I bet on my team, even the mistakes I made, I have to take a different look at someone betting against their own team... that's throwing the game.
Well, I can fake my way around some things, but I don't think I would be good at betting.
You can't just keep recycling revivals. And you can't keep betting on the efforts of guys like me who've been around. You have to take the next step and bet on the next generation.
The number of realists who are betting that both the 'economy gets healthy soon' and this government gets spending under control is a tiny group, indeed.
I own a horse and ride, but I don't know racing or betting.
I'm betting that in two years I'll be talking to you about a film that I shot on an iPhone. It's absolutely coming, I have no doubt in my mind.
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.
I could describe my career in two words: who knew. I was on the path to becoming a professional baseball player, but I got injured in college. When I decided to move out to L.A. to try acting, nobody was betting on me, not even my family. But it's always been that way for me; nothing has come easy.
I'm not a betting man.
You're better off betting on a horse than betting on a man. A horse may not be able to hold you tight, but he doesn't wanna wander from the stable at night.
I'm not the betting kind.
I don't think people were betting on me, but they were giving me a chance. I think I rode a wave there, by being different in appearance than the girls who preceded me.
I am not normally a betting person, but I say that putting your money on the American people is about as close to a sure bet as you are going to get.
We're betting, at this place and this time, we have people ready for change in the state of Maryland.
Barack Obama is betting on the American worker.
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