Quotations that match 'lottery'.

I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness. Queen Victoria
[ After Doubtful Far Happiness Lottery Marry Much Poor Really Such Think Too Very Woman]
We decided to either try trades or just go with older players. If you do that and let contracts expire you can be in the lottery for about four or five years and expect your fans to be patient. Isiah Thomas
[ Contracts Decided Either Expect Expire Fans Five Four Go Just Lottery Older Patient Players Trades Try Years Your]
I've done the calculation and your chances of winning the lottery are identical whether you play or not. Fran Lebowitz
[ Calculation Chances Done Identical Lottery Play Whether Winning Your]
I despise the Lottery. There's less chance of you becoming a millionaire than there is of getting hit on the head by a passing asteroid. Brian May
[ Asteroid Becoming Chance Despise Getting Head Hit Less Lottery Millionaire Passing Than]
There are, it is true, at present no great prizes in literature such as are offered by the learned professions, but there are quite as many small ones - competences; while, on the other hand, it is not so much of a lottery. James Payn
[ Great Hand Learned Literature Lottery Many Much Offered Ones Other Present Prizes Professions Quite Small Such True While]
In twenty years, the Lottery has raised over $1.4 billion. It has been run successfully and efficiently. Jane D. Hull
[ Been Billion Efficiently Lottery Over Raised Run Successfully Twenty Years]
Remember that you are an Englishman, and have consequently won first prize in the lottery of life. Cecil Rhodes
[ Consequently Englishman First Life Lottery Prize Remember Won]
We have to be a state where business is welcome and jobs are created. We have to demand value for what is spent and we need to continue to resist a lottery. Jesse Helms
[ Business Continue Created Demand Jobs Lottery Need Resist Spent State Value Welcome Where]
Those who have prospered and profited from life's lottery have a moral obligation to share their good fortune. Dick Gephardt
[ Fortune Good Life Lottery Moral Obligation Profited Prospered Share Their Those]
My dad told me that no one could ever make it as a writer, that my chances were equivalent to winning the lottery - which was good for me, because I like to have something to prove. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Because Chances Could Dad Equivalent Ever Good Lottery Make Prove Something Told Were Which Winning Writer]
Today I bought two lottery tickets, because I had a feeling that it would be now or never - they were both blanks. So I am not going to be rich after all. Nothing at all to be done about it. Eva Braun
[ After Am Because Blanks Both Bought Done Feeling Going Had Lottery Never Nothing Now Rich Tickets Today Two Were Would]
Unfortunately, the current format for this lottery program are subject to fraud and abuse and leave our nation exposed to those who may seek to do harm on American soil. William L. Jenkins
[ Abuse American Current Exposed Format Fraud Harm Leave Lottery May Nation Our Program Seek Soil Subject Those Unfortunately]
Some of today's athletes do not have that kind of pride. They left school at 16, have never had a job in their life and are getting Lottery funding, earning money as an athlete. Linford Christie
[ Athlete Athletes Earning Funding Getting Had Job Kind Left Life Lottery Money Never Pride School Some Their Today]
Here's something to think about: How come you never see a headline like 'Psychic Wins Lottery'? Jay Leno
[ Come Headline Here How Lottery Never Psychic See Something Think Wins]
I won the lottery. I don't care what it costs. Jack Whittaker
[ Care Costs Lottery Won]
Adventure upon all the tickets in the lottery, and you lose for certain; and the greater the number of your tickets the nearer your approach to this certainty. Adam Smith Science
[ Adventure Approach Certain Certainty Greater Lose Lottery Nearer Number Tickets Upon Your]
Forget the lottery. Bet on yourself instead. Brian Koslow
[ Bet Forget Instead Lottery Yourself]
Lottery tickets are a surtax on desperation. Doug Coupland
[ Desperation Lottery Tickets]
Although it's easy to forget sometimes, a share is not a lottery ticket... it's part-ownership of a business. Peter Lynch
[ Although Business Easy Forget Lottery Share Sometimes Ticket]
May this plain statement of facts prevail on the friends of the rising generation to interpose for their welfare; that the education of children may no longer be to parent and master a lottery, in which the prizes bear no proportion to the enormous number of blanks. Joseph Lancaster
[ Bear Blanks Children Education Enormous Facts Friends Generation Interpose Longer Lottery Master May Number Parent Plain Prevail Prizes Proportion Rising Statement Their Welfare Which]
I figure you have the same chance of winning the lottery whether you play or not. Fran Lebowitz
[ Chance Figure Lottery Play Same Whether Winning]
The death penalty is being applied in the United States as a fatal lottery. Bianca Jagger
[ Applied Being Death Fatal Lottery Penalty States United]
Getting an inch of snow is like winning 10 cents in the lottery. Bill Watterson
[ Cents Getting Inch Lottery Snow Winning]
The visa lottery system poses a national security threat. Under the program, each successful applicant is chosen at random and given the status of permanent resident based on pure luck. Bob Goodlatte
[ Based Chosen Each Given Lottery Luck National Permanent Poses Program Pure Random Resident Security Status Successful System Threat Under Visa]