Alec Nevala-Lee

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Quote of the Day

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David Mamet

What do you do when you are pushing your luck beyond its limits? You must behave like a good philosopher and ask what axiom you must infer that you are acting under. Having determined that, you ask if this axiom, in the long run, will leave you a winner…If the axiom which you are acting under is not designed to make you money, you may find that your real objective at the game is something else: you may be trying to prove yourself beloved of God.

David Mamet, “Things I Have Learned Playing Poker on the Hill”

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September 27, 2016 at 7:30 am

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  1. malam semua

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    September 27, 2016 at 10:37 am


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