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Saturday, November 6, 2010
With Zenyatta on deck, here's 5 great quotes


In celebration of Saturday's Breeder's Cup and Zenyatta about to make history, here are five great quotes about horse racing:

1. "A man's gotta make at least one bet a day, else he could walk around lucky and never know it."

-- Jimmie Jones, former horse racing trainer

2. "No horse can go as fast as the money you bet on him."

-- Nate Collier

3. "I try to keep myself in the best of company and my horses in the worst of company."

-- Lenny Goodman, jockey agent

4. "I'd rather have a bad day on the track than a good day off it somewhere else."

-- Johnny Nerud, former trainer

5. "The people who think they can wind up ahead of the races are everybody who has ever won a bet."

-- Ogden Nash, poet

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