„A clear fire, a clean hearth, and the rigor of the game.“

—  Charles Lamb, libro Essays of Elia

Mrs. Battle's Opinions on Whist; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
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—  David Allen American productivity consultant and author 1945

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—  Scott Moir Canadian figure skater 1987

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—  Sandy Koufax American baseball player 1935

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„Obamacare is a marketplace in the same way the Knockout Game is a game.“

—  Ilana Mercer South African writer

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„Knights had no meaning in this game. It wasn't a game for knights.“

—  Raymond Chandler, libro The Big Sleep

Fuente: The Big Sleep (1939), Chapter 28
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„Yes, my biggest game, but not my best game. My best game is when I drive in the winning run.“

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