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Top 10 gambling quotes

Top 10 gambling quotes

Nowadays quotes can be found everywhere. Some of them are really good and hit the nail right on the head. These are the ones that make us feel that they are worth thinking over and the truth behind the letters is outstanding. Originators do not necessarily have to be extremely smart people they just have two feet on the ground, listen, watch, think and frame some statements they do not necessarily intend to be an oracle but somehow they are. In the field of gambling it is inevitable to bump into some quotations and not all of them are creatures of relatively young minds. Here is a subjective collection on the top 10 gambling quotes.

10. “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”
(Seneca, Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and humorist. He was a tutor and the later advisor to emperor Nero.5 BC – 65 AD )

9. “The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.”
(Bret Harte, American author and poet 1836-1902)

8 “Fortune knocks at every man’s door once in a lifetime, but in a good many cases the man is in a neighbouring saloon and does not hear her.”
(Mark Twain American author and humorist. 1835-1910)

7. “Whether he likes it or not, a man’s character is stripped at the poker table; if the other players read him better than he does, he has only himself to blame. Unless he is both able and prepared to see himself as others do, flaws and all, he will be a loser in cards, as in life.”
(Anthony Holden, English writer, broadcaster and critic, biographer of Shakespeare. 1947-)

6. “True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest he who knows just when to rise and go home.”
(John Ray, the father of English natural history. 1627-1705)

5. “When I was young, people called me a gambler. As the scale of my operations increased I became known as a speculator. Now I am called a banker. But I have been doing the same thing all the time.”
(Sir Ernest Cassel, a German-born British merchant banker. 1852-1921)

4. “Your best chance to get a Royal Flush in a casino is in the bathroom.”
(Terence Murphy, alias VP Pappy, poker player)

3. “Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.”
(Oscar Wilde, Irish writer and poet. 1854-1900)

2. ”Chance only favours the prepared mind.”
(Louis Pasteur French chemist and microbiologist, one of the most important founders of medical microbiology. 1822-1895)

1. “The safest way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.”
(Kin Hubbard, American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist. 1868-1930)

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