Try to decide how good your hand is at a given moment. Nothing else matters. Nothing!
-- Doyle Bunson
To succeed in life surround yourself with geniuses; to succeed in poker surround yourself with morons.
Hold'em is a game of calculated aggression: If you cards are good enough for you to call a bet, they are good enough to raise with.
-- Alfred Alvarez
Bad beats only happen to good players.
-- Joe Crow (1998)
Life is too long to play bad cards.
-- Frank Di Elsi
It's hard work playing poker. Don't let anyone tell you different. Think about what it's like sitting at a poker table with people whose only goal is to cut your throat, take your money, and leave you out back talking to yourself about what went wrong inside.
-- Stu Unger
Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he's losing; nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead. - Jackie Robinson
Nobody is always a winner, and anybody who says he is, is either a liar or doesn't play poker.