This compilation contains some of the best quotes we could find related to gambling, luck and money.
Since humans have existed they have gambled away their fortunes, and it is probably the fate of man to continue gambling so long as there is anything left to bet on…
Gambling and Luck Quotations
These quotations are sorted chronologically and appear quite representative of gambling as it has developed over the last 2,000 years or more…
when preparation meets opportunity.
(ca. 4 BC – 65 AD; Roman philosopher, dramatist, and writer)
All the best gamblers do.
Baltasar Gracián y Morales
(1601-1658; Spanish Jesuit, writer, and philosopher)
two things most precious to the life of man.
(1602-1668; English essay writer)
think of saving as well as getting.
(1706-1790; American politician, scientist, inventor, and statesman)
and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
(1743-1826; American third president of the United States)
decide upon three things at the start:
the rules of the game,
and the quitting time.