Posts containing the tag Ralph Waldo Emerson

NUMBERS IS A FRIEND OF MINE!

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SHALLOW MEN BELIEVE in LUCK. STRONG MEN BELIEVE in CAUSE and EFFECT – Ralph Waldo Emerson (25 May 1803 – 27 April 1882) LUCK has NEITHER MEMORY NOR CONSCIOUSNESS There have been times (in the distant past) when we have said to ourselves ‘we are due a winner’ but of course we are due ABSOLUTELY … Continue reading

Mathematics, Patience and Emotional Resilience

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 The reality of betting was spelled out by the wonderful New England philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson who reminded us: “Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.” Since the inception of The Racing Horse in June 2011 it has never used the word luck in the context of a winning … Continue reading