One person I do feel a little sorry for, though, is the Archbishop of Canterbury, the most important clergyman in Britain and he's only got two lousy palaces to live in. What sort of life is that for a man of God? I bet if Jesus came back, even he'd be embarrassed for him; I bet he wouldn't be able to look him in the eye.
Incredibly, at this critical juncture in financial history, after which so much changed so quickly, the only constraint in the subprime mortgage market was a shortage of people willing to bet against it.michael lewis
I'll bet your father spent the first year of your life throwing rocks at the stork.
I bet you, Ziggie, a hundred bucks that he ain't in here.
No dog can go as fast as the money you bet on him. Flanagan theirheads, nomatterhowcharming a blufftheymay put up.Bud stage name of Robert Winthrop Flanagan
Gwine to run all night, Gwine to run all day, I'll bet my money on de bob-tail nag, Somebody bet on de bay.
I hold you six to four I love you with all my heart, if I would bet with other people I'm sure I could get ten to one.Rochester, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of
An Englishman does not joke about such an important matter as a bet.jules verne
I'll bet you say that to all the girls!gracie allen
To make matters worse, they have elected a foetus as the party leader. I bet a lot of them wish they had not voted against abortion now!lord stratford
Perhaps the rhinos and she-crocodiles whose gyrations between Mortimer's and East Hampton gives us our vision of social eminence today are content to entrust their faces to Andy Warhol's mingily cosmetic Polaroidising, but one would bet they would rather go to Sargent.robert hughes
I'll bet Shakespeare compromised himself a lot; anybody who's in the entertainment industry does to some extent.christopher isherwood
It's queer they'd be allowin' the sick ones to read books when I'll bet it's the same lazy readin' in the house bought the half of them down with the consumption itself.Eugene O'Neill
Kelly was aware that there is one type of favorable bet available to everyone; the stock market.william poundstone
The dealer now theorized that Thorp was memorizing the entire deck. He knew exactly which cards remained in the deck and bet accordingly.Thorp said it was impossible for any one to do that.william poundstone
The last question was asked for the first time, half in jest , on May 21, 2061, at a time when humanity first stepped into the light . The question came about as a result of a five dollar bet over highballs, and it happened this way…Isaac Asimov
Our subjective judgment of what seems like a good bet is irrelevant to what is actually a good bet.Richard Dawkins
I, for one, bet on science as helping us. I have yet to see how it fundamentally endangers us, even with the H-bomb lurking about. Science has given us more lives than it has taken; we must remember that.
I've just been reading -- stuff to make your hair curl -- you go in that toilet -- that's the sort of stuff people read -- not this sort of thing -- don't you feel out of touch? Does this stuff make money? I bet you're the only person to have read this book -- but I bet you every man in this restaurant has had a read of that stuff in there... makes you think, doesn't it?Peter Greenaway
If I had to lay bets, my bet would be that everything is going to go to hell, but, you know, what else have we got except hope?richard rorty
How unflappable do you have to be to go to work, find a stone head on the doorstep, and just go about your day sorting the mail as usual? I'll bet she could pose for a portrait by Pricasso and not bat an eye.
The city is quite calm nowadays, even though residual criminal acts remain. On terrorist issues we bet on Serval. People rely on Serval for this kind of issue, much more than on the UN soldiers.
How much do you want to bet I can throw this football over them mountains?Uncle Rico
No, sir, th' dimmycratic party ain't on speakin' terms with itsilf. Whin ye see two men with white neckties go into a sthreet car an' set in opposite corners while wan mutthers Thraiter an' th' other hisses Miscreent ye can bet they're two dimmycratic leaders thryin' to reunite th' gran' ol' party.Finley Peter Dunne
I bet if I give all my love then nothing's gonna tear us apart.drake
But every day I go to work I'm making a bet that the universe is simple, symmetric, and aesthetically pleasing—a universe that we humans, with our limited perspective, will someday understand.