Top 10 Poker Quotes from the Silver Screen
Poker quotes in movies are how quite a few players catch the online poker bug. Nothing like catchy one-liners from iconic characters oozing cool to get you craving some card action.
Many of the films below made our top 10 poker movies of all time list.
Worm: In the poker game of life, women are the rake.
Danny Ocean: Cause the house always wins. Play long enough, you never change the stakes. The house takes you. Unless, when that perfect hand comes along, you bet and you bet big, then you take the house.
Richie Furst: Everyone gambles. They may call it something else, like the stock market, or real estate. But make no mistake, if you're risking something, you're gambling.
James Bond: I'm sorry. That last hand... nearly killed me.
L.B.J. Deuce Fairbanks: Let me tell ya how the internet screwed up poker, okay. When a guy sucks out on the river, on the internet, you cannot take the guy out in the parking lot and you cannot break his fuckin' knees.
#5 The Gambler (1974)
Axel Freed: I'm not going to lose it. I'm going to gamble it.
Eddie Felson: Money won is twice as sweet as money earned.
Lancey Howard: Gets down to what it's all about, doesn't it? Making the wrong move at the right time. Like life, I guess. You're good, kid, but as long as I'm around you're second best.
Luke: Yeah, well, sometimes nothin' can be a real cool hand.
Mike McDermott: Listen, here's the thing. If you can't spot the sucker in your first half hour at the table, then you are the sucker.