He was a degenerate gambler. That is, a man who gambled simply to gamble and must lose. As a hero who goes to war must die. Show me a gambler and I'll show you a loser, show me a hero and I'll show you a corpse.
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The only wealth in this world is children, more than all the money, power on earth.
Finance is a gun. Politics is knowing when to pull the trigger.
Even the strongest man needs friends.
A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
Friendship and money: oil and water.
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