Luck enters into every contingency. You are a fool if you forget it — and a greater fool if you count upon it. –Phyllis Bottome, British writer
Las Vegas is sort of like how God would do it if he had money. –Steve Wynn
Breaking even, compared to losing, is winning.
The only sure thing about gambling is that it will be streaky.
Money you don’t lose in a casino is money won.
(Those three I’m not sure of the source – maybe I’m quoting myself?)
Being told that Warren Buffet’s license plate is “THRIFTY,” Brad remarked, “Hey, that’s almost as good as our ‘FRUGAL’.”
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. –Abraham Lincoln
(I think this last one is really my favorite and kind of sums up what makes gambling successful for us.)