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"Never tell me the odds!" - George Lucas

"Great determination can overcome most odds." - Aesop

"I like to be against the odds." - Barry Bonds

"Society is at odds with itself." - Clint Eastwood

"I keep defying the odds, you know." - Bubba Watson

"The act of facing overwhelming odds produces greatness and beauty." - Malcolm Gladwell

"Nothing reduces the odds against you like ignoring them." - Robert Breault

"Odds are just the people opinion. Respect your own opinion." - Evander Holyfield

"The odds will always favor the man with a plan" - Ziad K. Abdelnour

"Pessimists calculate the odds. Optimists believe they can overcome them." - Ted Koppel

"When honor and truth are at odds, let truth prevail." - Jose Bernardo

"The Federal Department of Odds and Ends: sweepus underum carpetae." - Shaun Tan

"Reason and memory are nearly always at odds." - Paul Auster

"Ain't nothing better, we beat the odds together." - Shania Twain

"Nothing is so at odds with prayer as vanity." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Never sue the police. The odds are in their favour." - Paul Gambaccini

"We are here to laugh at the odds." - Charles Bukowski

"There are no unbeatable odds, there are no believable gods." - Ozzy Osbourne

"Being at odds with policies is nothing new to me." - Jeremiah Wright

"Nothing reduces the odds against you like ignoring them." - Robert Brault

"[Han Solo speaking:] Never tell me the odds!" - George Lucas

"Success requires a persistent misreading of the odds." - Tom Peters

"I don't take a lot of notice of odds." - Peter Shilton

"Scientists and creationists are always at odds, of course." - Marilyn Vos Savant

"The odds are against getting even with people because the odds are they'll get even with you." - Robert Half

"It is better to be at odds with the whole world than, being one, to be at odds with myself," - Socrates

"There is no risk factor at all, the odds don't matter at all, because the odds of Law of Attraction are 100%." - Esther Hicks

"Never mind the odds against you. If you doubled your effort, what would the odds against you do - send for reinforcements?" - Robert Breault

"In Las Vegas, people know that the odds are stacked against them. On Wall Street, they manipulate the odds while you are playing the game." - John Ensign

"Volunteering is an act of heroism on a grand scale. And it matters profoundly. It does more than help people beat the odds; it changes the odds." - William J Clinton

"Never mind the odds against you. If you doubled your effort, what would the odds against you do - send for reinforcements?" - Robert Brault

"The odds on any intelligent person having an unhappy childhood are better than fair, and the odds on a sad ending are practically off the board." - Wilfrid Sheed

"What is madness but nobility of soul at odds with circumstance?" - Theodore Roethke

"Reaganism is not only at odds with the Judeo-Christian heritage, it will not work." - George Mcgovern

"What would our lives be like without tests, odds against us, adventure, risk?" - Richard Bach

"You can be the one - in - a - million. Don't be discouraged by the odds to Succeed." - David Beckham

"Every successful person in life began by pursuing a passion, usually against all odds." - Robert Kiyosaki

"I won't bet $100 against house odds between now and the grave." - Charlie Munger

"There is always one more thing you can do to increase your odds of success." - Hal Moore

"If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor." - Henry A Kissinger

"You can be the one - in - a - million. Do' be discouraged by the odds to Succeed." - David Beckham

"The odds of hitting your target go up dramatically when you aim at it." - Mal Pancoast

"fearful odds, For the ashes of his fathers And the temple of his gods?" - Thomas B. Macaulay

"Judging is balancing an account, and determining on which side the odds lie." - John Locke

"The odds are lousy that I actually said something attributed to me." - Morgan Freeman

"Anytime odds get stacked up against me, I feel like it's in me to beat it" - Damian Lillard

"Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow if tomorrow might improve the odds." - Robert A Heinlein

"Reason's voice and God's, Nature's and Duty's, never are at odds." - John Greenleaf Whittier

"The human will is an amazing thing. Time after time, it has triumphed against unbelievable odds." - Stephen Covey

"Are the odds you face (in life) defeating or motivating you?" - David Boudia

"If people don't think the odds are against you, you're doing it wrong." - Aaron Levie

"Accepting that the odds are against you is the same as accepting defeat before you begin." - Jay Samit

"It's better to succeed against daunting odds than settle for a fantasy and get nowhere." - Michael Hyatt

"If you encounter someone who pronounces the t in often, odds are they're a douchebag." - Dana Gould

"I wo' bet $100 against house odds between now and the grave." - Charlie Munger

"It's better to succeed against daunting odds than settle for a fantasy and get nowhere." - Michael Hyatt

"They say it is impossible but I've overcome the odds before." - Mauricio Rua

"A writer must take risks, defy the odds, be a bit obsessed and a little mad." - Robert Cormier

"God tends to do his best work when the odds appear stacked against him." - Kevin Deyoung

"I love underdogs, people who have achieved extraordinary things against the odds." - Phil Keoghan

"I just love seeing people embrace freedom, faith, and courage in the face of enormous odds." - Edwina Findley

"Shockingly enough, what people say during campaigns is meant to increase the odds they get elected." - Richard N. Haass

"Odds life! must one swear to the truth of a song?" - Matthew Prior

"he who voluntarily confronts tremendous odds must have very great internal resources to draw upon." - Thucydides

"All things are at odds when God lets a thinker loose on this planet." - Edith Hamilton

"I know of no higher fortitude than stubbornness in the face of overwhelming odds." - Louis Nizer

"In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it." - Barack Obama

"Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand." - Dan Brown

"Despite all odds we have emerged as one people and one country." - Yahya Jammeh

"Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you." - Arnold Palmer

"All things are at odds when God sets a thinker loose on the planet" - Edith Hamilton

"Happy Hunger Games! And may the odds be ever in your favor." - Suzanne Collins

"Celebrity seems totally at odds with authentic community and honest, real sorts of relationships." - Rob Bell

"I've always been an underdog. I feel like I beat the odds." - J Cole

"I know how to take good ideas and turn them into sensible law at great odds." - Elizabeth Emken

"The odds were against us, but we deserve to be where we are." - Steven Gerrard

"It's a great challenge to come from little New Zealand and beat the odds in Hollywood." - Martin Henderson

"The right choices over time greatly improve your odds of a long and healthy life." - Tom Rath

"It's troubling for me as a Catholic to be at odds with the church." - Andrew Cuomo

"By using novels, I show ordinary kids confronting and overcoming great odds." - Lurlene Mcdaniel

"Even if we remember the past, odds are good we'll still repeat it." - Guy Gavriel Kay

"The lack of facts holds you back. The odds are stacked against a weak mind." - Kool Moe Dee

"The bravest sight in all this world is a man fighting against odds." - Franklin Knight Lane

"What is madness but nobility of soul at odds with circumstance." - Theodore Roethke

"I know that the odds are against a marriage lasting 60 years." - Darrell Royal

"I'm always happy when actors get rich, because the odds on it are so long!" - Bill Nighy

"Life is a gamble, at terrible odds - if it was a bet you wouldn't take it." - Tom Stoppard

"When you choose to be an actor, you are going against the odds." - Olivia Wilde

"If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor." - Charles Buxton

"I know of no higher fortitude than stubborness in the face of overwhelming odds." - Louis Nizer

"Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control over the odds. As you begin to master concepts in personal achievement, you are increasing your odds of achieving success." - Robert Foster Bennett

"It's like a crapshoot in Las Vegas, except in Las Vegas the odds are with the house. As for the market, the odds are with you, because on average over the long run, the market has paid off." - Harry Markowitz

"Move only when you have an advantage. It's very basic. You have to understand the odds and have the discipline to bet only when the odds are in your favor." - Charlie Munger

"The odds against an adoptee ending up as the child of the President of the United States are staggering. But then, so are the odds against a movie star becoming president" - Michael Reagan

"Anxiety is the unwillingness to play even when you know the odds are for you. Courage is the willingness to play even when you know the odds are against you." - Thomas Szasz

"Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control over the odds. As you begin to master concepts in personal achievement, you are increasing your odds of achieving success." - Bo Bennett

"The odds of me coming into the rocket business, not knowing anything about rockets, not having ever built anything, I mean, I would have to be insane if I thought the odds were in my favor." - Elon Musk

"The odds against an adoptee ending up as the child of the President of the United States are staggering. But then, so are the odds against a movie star becoming president." - Michael Reagan

"The odds against there being a bomb on a plane are a million to one, and against two bombs a million times a million to one. Next time you fly, cut the odds and take a bomb." - Benny Hill

"Courage is willingness to take the risk once you know the odds. Optimistic overconfidence means you are taking the risk because you don't know the odds. It's a big difference." - Daniel Kahneman

"You should never bet against anything in science at odds of more than about 10-12 to 1." - Ernest Rutherford

"Courage is rarely reckless or foolish... courage usually involves a highly realistic estimate of the odds that must be faced." - Margaret Truman Daniel

"Man can seldom - very, very, seldom - fight a winning fight against his training; the odds are too heavy." - Mark Twain

"Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do." - H Jackson Brown Jr

"Right now, holding you, I feel like we have a shot at beating all odds and making it together." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"Quit smoking, and observe posted speed limits. This will improve your odds of getting old enough to be wise." - Barbara Kingsolver

"It makes no odds where a man goes or stays, if he is only about his business." - Henry David Thoreau

"My personal opinion is that truth, like honesty and non-harmfulness, often are at odds with one another." - Ezra Miller

"I write novels about ordinary women who face seemingly insurmountable odds but through courage and determination find their heart's desire." - Francis Ray

"Courtroom : A place where Jesus Christ and Judas Iscariot would be equals, with the betting odds favoring Judas." - H L Mencken

"Unless you walk out into the unknown, the odds of making a profound difference in your life are pretty low." - Tom Peters

"It's never the differences between people that suprise us. It's the things that, against all odds, we have in common." - Jodi Picoult

"I get more inspired by seeing everyday people succeed against the odds than anything else in life." - Suze Orman

"Life is a gamble at terrible odds, if it were a bet, you would not take it." - Tom Stoppard

"Violent zeal for truth has a hundred to one odds to be either petulancy, ambition, or pride." - Jonathan Swift

"Over futile odds, and laughed at by the gods And now the final frame. Love is a losing game." - Amy Winehouse

"We're all going to die sometime, so you might as well die pushing the odds for something that matters." - Karen Traviss

"Probability is not about the odds, but about the belief in the existence of an alternative outcome, cause, or motive." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"No one is really going to help you or give you direction. In fact, the odds are against you." - Robert Greene

"One day of praying and six days of fun, the odds against going to heaven are six to one." - Brook Benton

"There is no one who cannot be hated, against whatever odds. Nor anyone who cannot be loved, against all reason." - Ellis Peters

"Life ain't all beer and skittles, and more's the pity; but what's the odds, so long as you're happy?" - George du Maurier

"I have gotten where I am today only because I have persisted against all odds for a long time." - Rory Block

"It was even odds that the thing I was the most afraid of didn't actually exist at all." - Steven Kotler

"Life for the majority of the population. Is an unlovely struggle against unfair odds. Culminating in a cheap funeral." - Siegfried Sassoon

"Two Navy SEALs versus one angry seven-month-old," he mused, "The odds could go either way." - Suzanne Brockmann

"One slip. One slip in thousands. The odds had been entirely in her favor. But it hadn't mattered." - Suzanne Collins

"When it comes to finding available men in Minnesota, the odds are good, but the goods are odd." - Garrison Keillor

"Heaven has given human beings three things to balance the odds of life: hope, sleep, and laughter." - Immanuel Kant

"As you get older the odds are against you that you are still going to be on the planet." - George Thorogood

"As our planet faces seemingly insurmountable odds, we must find new ways to survive and thrive together." - Nikhil Advani

"All of the major accomplishments that I have made in my career have been in many instances against the odds." - Herman Cain

"You never know if you can actually do something against all odds until you actually do it." - Abby Wambach

"A man's at odds to know his mind cause his mind is aught he has to know it with." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Courtroom: a place where Jesus Christ and Judas Iscariot would be equals, with the odds in favor of Judas." - H L Mencken

"A man can seldom - very, very, seldom - fight a winning fight against his training: the odds are too heavy." - Mark Twain

"You should never bet against anything in science at odds of more than about 1012 to 1." - Anonymous

"Sometimes in spite of difference Sometimes against all odds Some things are meant to happen It's written in the stars." - Amie Comeaux

"Women are natural guerrillas. Scheming, we nestle into the enemy's bed, avoiding open warfare, watching the options, playing the odds." - Sally Kempton

"If you fall behind, run faster. Never give up, never surrender, and rise up against the odds." - Jesse Jackson

"Leaders are visionaries with a poorly developed sense of fear and no concept of the odds against them." - Robert Jarvik

"One needs to be slow to form convictions, but once formed they must be defended against the heaviest odds." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I'm trying to look at my blessings and how amazingly well against all odds things have turned out for me." - James Taylor

"I listen to a mixture of old jazz, contemporary, pop, some world beat stuff and various odds and ends." - Walter Becker

"The odds are not in your favor the older you get, especially if you're a woman in this business." - Patricia Clarkson

"Every time you go to the doctor and get a good report, the odds keep staking more in your favour." - Fran Drescher

"There isn't a woman player in the world I can't give knights-odds to and still beat." - Bobby Fischer

"Teens like a lot of the same things adults do: smart people doing amazing things against awful odds." - Kim Harrison

"Production chains, how consumers can drive change: all these things may seem at odds with fashion, but arguably, they're not." - Lily Cole

"Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Roosevelt faced adversities that, in their times, seemed impregnable. Great presidents overcome great odds." - Ron Fournier



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