Probability Quotes

The consequences of an act affect the probability of its occurring again.
B. F. Skinner 
It is a part of probability that many improbable things will happen.
Aristotle

Activity equals results. If you want to increase your success, increase your activity. Increase contact with customers. The more people you contact, the higher your sales will be because of the law of probabilities.
Brian Tracy 
I have found, unfortunately, that if I take on too many projects at one time, there is a higher probability of those projects sucking.
Damon Lindelof 
We didn't push the Russians to intervene, but we knowingly increased the probability that they would.
Zbigniew Brzezinski 
A man must study general conditions, to seize them so as to be able to anticipate probabilities.
Jesse Livermore 
Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability.
William Osler 
It is almost possible to predict one or two days in advance, within a rather broad range of probability, what the weather is going to be; it is even thought that it will not be impossible to publish daily forecasts, which would be very useful to soci.
Antoine Lavoisier

The more people you contact, the higher your sales will be because of the law of probabilities.
Brian Tracy 
If Death stepped miraculously through the glass and came in after you, in all probability you just got up and went along with him, ferociously but quietly.
J. D. Salinger 
All the politics in the world are nothing else but a kind of analysis of the quantity of probability in casual events, and a good politician signifies no more but one who is dexterous at such calculations.
John Arbuthnot 
You must maximize the probability that someone shows up at front door of your store or website and ends up with a solved problem.
Drew Houston 
I don’t mind the low probability of success, but it better be impactful if we do succeed.
Vinod Khosla 
and realized that death was not only a permanent probability, as he had always believed, but an immediate reality.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Failure to meditate in the morning increases the probability of chaos throughout the day.
Joe Sacco 
From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts.
Tom Stoppard 
Is it 10 years, 20, 50 before we reach that tipping point where climate change becomes irreversible? Nobody can know. There's clearly a probability distribution. We need to ensure this planet, and we need to do it quickly.
Vinod Khosla 
The 505090 rule: Anytime you have a 5050 chance of getting something right, there's a 90% probability you'll get it wrong.
Andy Rooney 
I would have to say the probability of us dying seems extremely high.
Pythagoras 
You aren't your past, you are probability of your future.
Oprah Winfrey

When you know absolutely nothing about the topic, make your forecast by asking a carefully selected probability sample of 300 others who don't know the answer either.
Edgar Fiedler 
The probability that the bowman's arrow hits the deer does not lie in the arrow or the deer. It lies in the bowman's mind.
Bart Kosko 
Should the States reject this excellent Constitution, the probability is, an opportunity will never again offer to cancel another in peacethe next will be drawn in blood.
George Washington 
The prospect, that a good general government will in all human probability be soon established in America, affords me more substantial satisfaction; than I have ever before derived from any political event. Because there is a rational ground for believing that not only the happiness of my own countrymen, but that of mankind in general, will be promoted by it.
George Washington