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« on: October 08, 2017, 06:43:46 PM »
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  • True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home.
    In gambling the many must lose in order that the few may win.
    George Bernard Shaw

    Victory is a fleeting thing in the gambling business. Today's winners are tomorrow's blinking toads, unintelligent beasts with no hope.     
    Hunter S. Thompson

    Gambling operates under the premise that greed can be satisfied by luck.
    Rita Mae Brown

    Gambling is the great leveller. All men are equal at cards.
    Nikolai Gogol

    At gambling, the deadly sin is to mistake bad play for bad luck.
    Ian Fleming

    Gambling makes boys selfish and cruel as well as men.
    Thomas Hughes

    The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
    Ambrose Bierce

    Gambling is not as destructive as war or as boring as pornography. It is not as immoral as business or as suicidal as watching television. And the percentages are better than religion.
    Mario Puzo

    Gambling can turn into a dangerous two-way street when you least expect it. Weird things happen suddenly, and your life can go all to pieces.
    Hunter S. Thompson

    Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.     
    Henry Ward Beecher

    It's hard to walk away from a winning streak, even harder to leave the table when you're on a losing one.
    Cara Bertoia

    Gambling is a principle inherent in human nature.
    Edmund Burke

    By gaming we lose both our time and treasure: two things most precious to the life of man.     
    Owen Feltham