I mean to say, this is the book and I really loathe it and I can’t imagine what a nice Jewish boy like me ever, how I ever got into this dreadful trade.
Now, if, as I think, writing should be, it’s a kind of risky trade.
The fact that we write about it doesn’t mean we play better than ordinary players at all.
I mean being a writer is like being a psychoanalyst, but you don’t get any patients.
I hate writing.
Yes, I think poker really isn’t gambling.
I absolutely don’t believe in anything. Full stop. Including luck.
I’m good at reading people.
I think one of the interesting things about poker is that once you let your ego in, you’re done for.
I could think of worse ways of going than at the poker table.