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Terry Fox Quotes and Sayings

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I bet some of you feel sorry for me.
Well don't.
Having an artificial leg has its advantages.
I've broken my right knee many times and it doesn't hurt a bit.
- Terry Fox

Even though I'm not running anymore,
we still have to try to find a cure for cancer.
Other people should go ahead and try to do their own thing now.
- Terry Fox

Even if I don't finish, we need others to continue.
It's got to keep going without me.
- Terry Fox

Our privacy is starting to be invaded and we can't get anything done.
I'm happy with the fundraising but upset we don't have
time to talk and meet with people.
- Terry Fox

 

It almost hurts me to walk down a road and have people
grab my hand and ask for my autograph and not sit and talk.
When I'm finished I'm not going to be on the front page,
but I'm going to be just as happy without the publicity.
- Terry Fox

Let your sympathies and your compassion
be always with the under dog in the fight -
this is magnanimity;
but bet on the other one - this is business.
- Mark Twain

You might have seen a housefly, maybe even a superfly,
but I bet you ain't never seen a DONKEY fly!
- the movie Shrek (2001)

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Afraid? Me? A man who's licked
his weight in wild caterpillars?
Afraid? You bet I'm afraid!
- Groucho Marx

I'm not a gambling-man.
I have never bet a dollar in all my life.
- John Forsythe

What is faith but a kind of betting or speculation after all? It should be,
I bet that my Redeemer liveth.
- Samuel Butler

I'm a great lover, I'll bet.
- Emo Philips

You bet I arrived overnight.
Over a few hundred nights in the Catskills,
in vaudeville, in clubs and on Broadway.
- Danny Kaye

When I retire I'm gonna bet on Wolves drawing every game.
I'll be a multi-millionaire!
- Paul Ince

C++ and Java, say, are presumably growing faster than plain C,
but I bet C will still be around.
- Dennis Ritchie

I think that many of my ideas are correct,
but I'll bet you, before my death other discoveries
will be made that will prompt me to alter various ideas
I have about human evolution.
- Donald Johanson

Boxing, for me, it's the beginning of all sports.
I'm willing to bet that the first sport was a man against another man in a fight,
so I think that's something innate in all of us.
- Omar Epps

The horse I bet on was so slow, the jockey kept a diary of the trip.
- Henny Youngman

The husbands, who sometimes have another family who's grown,
are going, Now I can spend time with my baby.
Oh yeah, I bet your other family is really thrilled.
- Jackie Collins

Television studios bet the farm on reality shows,
where they didn't need any actors and movie studios
had no plans for any quality movies that required the presence of me.
- Alfre Woodard

It's never paid to bet against America.
We come through things, but its not always a smooth ride.
- Warren Buffett

But honestly, if you do a rigorous survey of my work,
I'll bet you'll find that biology is a theme far more
often than physical science.
- David Brin

Why do we need another station where everyone has a
gun? We already have BET.
- Greg Giraldo

I've never been one to bet on the weather.
- Paul Getty

Forget the lottery.
Bet on yourself instead.
- Brian Koslow

I am not normally a betting person, but I say that
putting your money on the American people is about
as close to a sure bet as you are going to get.
- Blanche Lincoln

If you find an Australian indoors, it's a fair bet
that he will have a glass in his hand.
- Jonathan Aitken

I played a lot of tough clubs in my time.
Once a guy in one of those clubs wanted to bet me $10 that I was dead.
I was afraid to bet.
- Henny Youngman

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

Drugs are a bet with your mind.
- Jim Morrison

Leroy bet me I couldn't find a pot of gold at the end,
and I told him that was a stupid bet because the rainbow was enough.
- Rita Mae Brown

About 10 years ago, I took some vocal lessons.
I'll bet that helped.
I got a tape of exercises that the girl gave me,
which I don't do anymore, but they were good.
And I don't smoke.
- Dan Hicks

I think he had a wake-up call.
It's a different kind of race, and I think maybe he
didn't take it quite as seriously as he might have,
but you can bet he learned a lot of lessons.
- Frank Shorter

I've got the brain of a four year old.
I'll bet he was glad to be rid of it.
- Groucho Marx

A man's gotta make at least one bet a day,
else he could be walking around lucky and never know it.
- Jim Jones

What in heaven's name is strange about a grandmother
dancing nude? I'll bet lots of grandmothers do it.
- Sally Rand

If people sat outside and looked at the stars each night,
I'll bet they'd live a lot differently.
- Bill Watterson

I bet the worst part about dying is the part where
your whole life passes before you.
- Jane Wagner

I bet I made close to 20 tackles because nobody on
either side knew what they were doing.
- Merlin Olsen

One way to stop a runaway horse is to bet on him.
- Jeffrey Bernard

Well, I had said to my friends, it's going to be good,
but I bet it's going to be cheesy in a way.
And I didn't think that at all.
It's so good and was just so funny.
- Brittany Snow

We must have courage to bet on our ideas,
to take the calculated risk, and to act.
Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness.
- Maxwell Maltz

When you make a bet, you're saying something.
- Al Alvarez

I am convinced that nothing we do is more important
than hiring and developing people.
At the end of the day you bet on people,
not on strategies.
- Larry Bossidy

In politics, nothing happens by accident.
If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

The race may not always be to the swift nor the victory to the strong,
but that's how you bet.
- Damon Runyon

Heaven knows where I'll end up - but it's a safe bet
that I'll never be at the top of anything!
Nor do I particularly care to be.
- H. P. Lovecraft

When I try to get work in the US all they say is that I need to lose weight -
but I bet they never said that to Mae West.
- Charlotte Church

Fellow made me a $10 bet I couldn't quit,
and I haven't had a drink since.
At the time I needed the $10.
- Foster Brooks

I love tennis with a passion.
I challenged Boris Becker to a match once and he said
he was up for it but he never called back.
I bet I could make him run around.
- Boris Johnson

Faith is not contrary to the usual ideas,
something that turns out to be right or wrong,
like a gambler's bet.
- Joanna Russ

I'll bet your father spent the first year of your life
throwing rocks at the stork.
- Irving Brecher

Never bet on baseball.
- Pete Rose

But I don't bet the farm on any of those possibilities,
either.
I'm also preparing, intelligently, to walk away from this,
and walk away from it happy to have had the experience.
- Michael Shanks

I bet Maurice Gibb's heart monitor was singing the tune of Stayin' Alive.
- Graham Norton

I'll continue to fight for school choice and home schooling.
Do I believe in accountability? You bet I do.
- Charlie Crist

Why the hell can't people just write nice happy stories
about people having happy sex? That's what I want,
and I bet a whole bunch of other people want it too.
- Phil Foglio

I bet you think an egg is something you casually order
for breakfast when you can't think of anything else.
Well, so did I once, but that was before the egg and I. - Claudette Colbert

I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue
us for calling him "father."
- Will Rogers

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

The race is not always to the swift,
nor the battle to the strong,
but that's the way to bet.
- Damon Runyon

If you have debt I'm willing to bet that general clutter
is a problem for you too.
- Suze Orman

Would you bet your paycheck on a weather forecast for tomorrow? If not,
then why should this country bet billions on global
warming predictions that have even less foundation?
- Thomas Sowell

I'll bet Shakespeare compromised himself a lot;
anybody who's in the entertainment industry does to some extent.
- Christopher Isherwood

Well, I think everybody's a little jealous of the Vietnam Wall,
even people from wars that already have good monuments.
You have a monument like the Wall and nobody ever forgets your war,
you can bet on that.
- Bruce Jackson

The 200 years when Britain and the US were the top
two economies were an aberration and that will change.
The decline of empires has happened much faster than folks think.
I believe that gold will be a far better bet in 20 years than the dollar.
- Tom Winnifrith

Often the difference between a successful man and a
failure is not one's better abilities or ideas,
but the courage that one has to bet on his ideas,
to take a calculated risk, and to act.
- Maxwell Maltz

Everyone is looking for the sure thing.
They are looking to hedge their bet.
They think the way to do that is to go with a proven quantity,
a remake of something you have already seen.
That is their mindset.
- Leonard Maltin

I've been in Vegas.
That's where you get into the money thing.
Boy, you get greedy in Vegas, you know.
That's the only place that you can bet $25,
get it up to $500 and refuse to quit.
- Louie Anderson

You go down some street - no doubt it's there,
and we have to do something about it,
and our programmes are designed to do that -
but if that's a picture of Newcastle,
it's not the one I recognise and I bet none in the North East do either.
- John Prescott

Maybe by his second year in Hogwarts,
Harry Potter will learn the trick to making a movie this good,
but don't bet on it.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is
one of the best films of the year.
- Joel Siegel

I'd like to think that the boring lady who's talking
to me now is a lot sexier and more interesting than the one who's doing NPR.
You know, studious and reserved, and -
I bet you're a lot of fun at a party.
- Gene Simmons


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