1. “Fold and live to fold again.” ~ Stu Ungar
  2. “Life, like poker, has an element of risk. It shouldn’t be avoided. It should be faced.” ~ Edward Norton
  3. “Poker is not a game in which the meek inherit the Earth.” ~ David Hayano
  4. “You will show your poker greatness by the hands you fold, not the hands you play.” ~ Dan Reed
  5. “Poker is a skill game pretending to be a chance game.” ~ James Altucher
  6. “Serious poker is no more about gambling than rock climbing is about taking risks.” ~ Al Alvarez
  7. “Poker may be a branch of psychological warfare, an art form or indeed a way of life, but it is also merely a game in which money is simply the means of keeping score.” ~ Anthony Holden
  8. “Just play every hand, you can’t miss them all.” ~ Sammy Farha
  9. “Poker is war. People pretend it is a game.” ~ Doyle Brunson
  10. “People would be surprised to know how much I learned about prayer from playing poker.” ~ Mary Austin
  11. “The commonest mistake in history is underestimating your opponent; happens at the poker table all the time.” ~ General David Shoup
  12. “In the long run there’s no luck in poker, but the short run is longer than most people know.” ~ Rick Bennet
  13. “What I know about poker you can fit into a thimble with room left over, but I’m learning.” ~ Wilford Brimley
  14. “If you always start with the worse hand, you never have a bad beat story to tell.” ~ Chuck Thompson
  15. “Forget about a chip and a chair; give me a hand and I’ll stand.” ~ Warren Karp
  16. “Don’t get mad that you lost, get mad because you didn’t win.” ~ Michael Gersitz

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