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Mario Puzo Quotes

(1920), American Novelist

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.

Category: Gambling

A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.

Category: Law And Lawyers

Like many businessmen of genius he learned that free competition was wasteful, monopoly efficient. And so he simply set about achieving that efficient monopoly.

Category: Monopoly

What we think of as our sensitivity is only the higher evolution of terror in a poor dumb beast. We suffer for nothing. Our own death wish is our only real tragedy.

Category: Sensitivity