History Quotes / NeverTellMeTheOdds

10th Dec '15 10:16:34 PM mnordhoff
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-->-- ''WebComic/LeftoverSoup'', [[TheRant author's note]] on [[http://www.leftoversoup.com/archive.php?num=201 comic 201]]

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-->-- ''WebComic/LeftoverSoup'', [[TheRant author's note]] on [[http://www.leftoversoup.com/archive.php?num=201 comic 201]]201]]

->'''Lieutenant Ekalu:''' There's no margin for error or accident. There are so many ways things could go horribly wrong.
->'''Fleet Captain Breq:''' When you're doing something like this, the odds are irrelevant. You don't need to know the odds. You need to know how to do the thing you're trying to do. [[{{Determinator}} And then you need to do it.]] What comes next isn't something you have any control over.
-->-- ''[[Literature/AncillaryJustice Ancillary Mercy]]''
10th Sep '15 8:34:25 PM billybobfred
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"Damn the odds, we've got to try... wait a second. Where, exactly, did you get that number from?"
"''I hardly think this is the time for-''"

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"Damn ->"Damn the odds, we've got to try... wait a second. Where, exactly, did you get that number from?"
from?"\\
"''I hardly think this is the time for-''"for-''"\\
10th Sep '15 8:34:05 PM billybobfred
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-->-- ''WesternAnimation/ChickenRun''

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-->-- ''WesternAnimation/ChickenRun''''WesternAnimation/ChickenRun''

"Damn the odds, we've got to try... wait a second. Where, exactly, did you get that number from?"
"''I hardly think this is the time for-''"
"No. No, '''fuck you''', this is '''exactly''' the time. The fate of the galaxy is at stake. Trillions of lives are hanging in the balance. [[LudicrousPrecision You just pulled four significant digits out of your ass]], '''I want to see you show your goddamn work'''."
-->-- ''WebComic/LeftoverSoup'', [[TheRant author's note]] on [[http://www.leftoversoup.com/archive.php?num=201 comic 201]]
11th Jun '15 5:03:03 PM nombretomado
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-->-- ''[[GaoGaiGar Yuusha-Oh GaoGaiGar]]''

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-->-- ''[[GaoGaiGar ''[[Anime/GaoGaiGar Yuusha-Oh GaoGaiGar]]''
8th Oct '14 8:59:38 AM johnnyfog
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-> '''Adam''': '''''I reject your reality and substitute my own!'''''

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-> '''Adam''': '''''I reject your reality and substitute my own!'''''I REJECT YOUR REALITY AND SUBSTITUTE MY OWN!
8th Oct '14 8:59:12 AM johnnyfog
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->'''Adam Savage''': Okay, so I was off on my percentages. I gave what happened here a 30% chance of happening.\\
'''Camerawoman''': 20%. \\
'''Adam''': No, ''thirty''.\\
''([[TheTapeKnewYouWouldSayThat Cut to flashback]] of Adam predicting odds of 70%, 20% and 10%.)'' \\
'''Adam''': [[BlatantLies No, that wasn't me]], [[ImplausibleDeniability that was somebody else]]...I said 50, 40, 10. \\
''(Replay flashback)''\\
-> '''Adam''': '''''I reject your reality and substitute my own!'''''
--> -- '''''Series/{{Mythbusters}}'''''
9th Jul '13 8:56:27 AM BaffleBlend
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->'''Bunty:''' The chances of us getting out of here are about a million to one!

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->'''Bunty:''' The chances of us getting out of here are about a [[MillionToOneChance million to one!one]]!
9th Jul '13 8:56:03 AM BaffleBlend
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-->-- ''Literature/ShadesOfGrey''

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-->-- ''Literature/ShadesOfGrey''''Literature/ShadesOfGrey''

->'''Bunty:''' The chances of us getting out of here are about a million to one!
->'''Ginger:''' Then there's still a chance.
-->-- ''WesternAnimation/ChickenRun''
11th Jun '13 3:10:37 PM MetaFour
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-->--Chapter 27 of ''[[TheThrawnTrilogy Dark Force Rising]]''

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-->--Chapter 27 of ''[[TheThrawnTrilogy Dark Force Rising]]''Rising]]''

->''"If you enjoyed laughing in the face of death, you might like to have a crack at High Saffron. One hundred merits, and all you have to do is take a look."\\
"I understand there's a one hundred percent fatality rate?"\\
"True. But up until the moment of death there was a one hundred percent ''survival'' rate. Really, I shouldn't let anything as meaningless as statistics put you off."''
-->-- ''Literature/ShadesOfGrey''
12th Feb '13 7:14:37 AM Telcontar
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-->"Never tell me the odds."-Han Solo
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-->"Never ->''"This had better be some defense," Luke commented as they left the bridge and headed back down the portside corridor. "Especially when we're talking maybe forty-to-one odds."\\
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Han shook his head. "[[CallBack Never
tell me the odds."-Han Solo
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odds]]," he admonished the other, glancing at his chrono. It could be any time now. "Besides, you never know when the odds are going to change."''
-->--Chapter 27 of ''[[TheThrawnTrilogy Dark Force Rising]]''
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