When you find yourself losing with mediocre hands, you've found a hole in your game. You are either overvaluing your mediocre hands, or undervaluing your opponent's - or both. - Roy West
The truth be told, success typically follows a series of little events and achievements that can seem to take an eternity, that include a few disappointments along the way, and that challenge everything about you to the core - your stamina, courage, integrity, and even your willingness to keep going. - Jack Canfield
Self-discipline is the key to personal greatness. It is the magic quality that opens all doors for you, and makes everything else possible. With self-discipline, the average person can rise as far and as fast as his talents and intelligence can take him. But without self-discipline, a person with every blessing of background, education and opportunity will seldom rise above mediocrity. - Brian Tracy
Here's a golden rule for me: Try not to play your big stack against other big stacks... You're better off aggressively attacking the small stacks and somewhat aggressively attacking medium stacks. - Robert Williamson III
Do what you should do, when you should do it, whether you feel like it or not. - Thomas Huxley Don't just play the game, work the game.
No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated and disciplined. - Harry E. Fosdick
You learn with the people you play with. The best way is to just sit down, play, learn from those mistakes, and lose money. You have to be willing to lose. That's how you get better. Nobody ever improves unless they put in the time. - Phil Ivey
The best way to fight aggression is with aggression of you're own - as long as you're in the right position. - Dan Harrington The right position is on the aggressive player's left.
Never give out while there is hope; but hope not beyond reason, for that shows more desire than judgment. - William Penn
Your attitude not only impacts your happiness and your success, it also can impact the happiness and success of all the people around you.... Attitudes truly are contagious, and from time to time we need to ask ourselves..."is mine worth catching?" - Mac Anderson