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Mario Puzo – 5 Quotes

 

5 Quotes by Mario Puzo

 

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.

– Mario Puzo


Finance is a gun. Politics is knowing when to pull the trigger.

– Mario Puzo


Friendship and money: oil and water.

– Mario Puzo


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

– Mario Puzo


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.

– Mario Puzo