Damon Runyon - Quotes

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You can become a winner only if you are willing to walk over the edge. ---->>>

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

You can keep the things of bronze and stone and give me one man to remember me just once a year. ---->>>

I long ago came to the conclusion that all life is 6 to 5 against. ---->>>

Always try to rub up against money, for if you rub up against money long enough, some of it may rub off on you. ---->>>

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

I once knew a chap who had a system of just hanging the baby on the clothes line to dry and he was greatly admired by his fellow citizens for having discovered a wonderful innovation on changing a diaper. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: October 4, 1880
Die: 12-10, 1946
Occupation: Journalist

Alfred Damon Runyon (October 4, 1880 – December 10, 1946) was an American newspaperman and short story writer. He was best known for his short stories celebrating the world of Broadway in New York City that grew out of the Prohibition era. To New Yorkers of his generation, a "Damon Runyon character" evoked a distinctive social type from the Brooklyn or Midtown demi-monde (wikipedia)