71 Total Quotes

Poker Quotes

We are very excited about the WORLD POKER TOUR leaping from the small screen to the big screen. 'Deal' will bring our enormously popular show on the Travel Channel to an even greater audience and we hope that it continues to fuel the explosion of poker worldwide.
Steve Lipscomb
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Poker is popular right now because of the television exposure and the World Series of Poker is the best brand out there. The sales of the World Series of Poker exceeded our expectations.
Steve Williams
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Maybe if they did full-contact poker.
Adam Nelson
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George Carlin
Here's somthing you never hear someone say: 'As soon as I stick this red hot poker up my ass i'm going to chop my dick off'.
George Carlin
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If you're playing a poker game and you look around the table and and can't tell who the sucker is, it's you.
Paul Newman
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It's going to finish when I fold my hand and go up to the big poker game in the sky.
Al Alvarez
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I could think of worse ways of going than at the poker table.
Al Alvarez
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The governor has said before that he believes the lottery will do away with the video poker industry. But, it will be up to the General Assembly regarding legislation on the matter.
Sherri Johnson
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Madeline Albright
Never again will your fates be tossed around like poker chips on a bargaining table,
Madeline Albright
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The price of poker will go up. We cannot settle and will not agree to stay in the same place we are.
Gene Upshaw
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The price of poker will go up. We can not stay in the place where we are now.
Gene Upshaw
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Thanks to the popularity of poker on television, poker is so hot right now among CEOs. They see professional poker players doing what they do every day analyze the odds, review all the options, and make split second decisions. CEOs are naturals at poker.
Maria Gomez
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I was an advocate of poker on television, and I was stunned by how much it grew.
Norman Chad
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[Malmuth thinks the fever for poker will subside yet the sport will still maintain a higher temperature than it did a few years ago. He points to the generation coming of age, and into the workplace, picking up the green-felt virus in college.] They're not interested in drugs anymore, ... but they want to play poker.
Mason Malmuth
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Poker has become a cultural phenomenon as shown by the increasing popularity of the World Poker Tour television series. The World Poker Tour brand is an integral part of our game as it brings unmatched credibility and familiarity to millions of poker fans. With the integration of World Poker Tour pros, commentators and presentation elements, the World Poker Tour video game delivers the most authentic poker experience found on any gaming platform.
Greg Thomas
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The time is right for an entertaining show about poker that is also truly educational. I am excited to be working with FSN to make this first-of-its-kind poker show.
Howard Lederer
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He was a full-time mortgage-broker and poker was a pursuit. He was doing about four or five hours a week, just like we would play tennis or watch TV.
Peter Donovan
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The time is right for an entertaining show about poker that is also truly educational, ... I am excited to be working with FSN to make this first-of-its-kind poker show.
Howard Lederer
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I think it's time that Washington understand that there is a difference between ... throwing dice and playing poker. One is a skill-based game and one is a pure game of chance.
Howard Lederer
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That's counting. Our guys spend so much damn time watching poker you figure they'd learn how to count. They know how to count the cards in poker so it should be easy to count the guys on the ice.
Ron Wilson
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We want to determine the best Canadian university poker player.
David Power
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I've always felt that the Travel Channel is a blessing and a detriment for the 'World Poker Tour', ... It looked like the 'Professional Poker Tour' could have gone to ESPN and that would have been big.
David Bain
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The good players and quirky personalities are certainly out there. It's like the 'World Series of Poker' -- no one would have thought that people want to watch a bunch of people sitting around a table playing cards, but it has become very popular.
Michael Goodman
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They've got the best hotels, best restaurants in the world. Obviously, the [men's players] are really into poker now. It was like the stars were in alignment.
Steve Bellamy
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We've heard from a number of players that a high buy-in event will enhance the World Series of Poker. We agree, and this schedule addition is an example of how we are innovating to build on the tradition and heritage of the tournament. This summer, one player will make poker history and win the first-ever World Series of Poker bracelet for a $50,000 event.
Jeffrey Pollack
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
POKER, n. A game said to be played with cards for some purpose to this lexicographer unknown.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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With the growing popularity of televised poker shows such as World Poker Tour, poker has become a mainstream sport. By partnering with the trusted World Poker Tour brand, we are bringing both gamers and poker fans alike the most realistic poker experience available. And now that World Poker Tour will be available on the PSP, gamers can enjoy the game wherever they go.
Greg Thomas
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Cosmetic surgery and poker are popular right now.
Brad Adgate
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He should be playing on ESPN poker because he's been very close to the vest,
Larry Bowa
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He should be playing on ESPN poker because he's been very close to the vest.
Larry Bowa
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