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QotD: Gambles

A person who has not made peace
with his losses
is likely to accept gambles
that would be unacceptable to him otherwise.

--Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky, economic psychologists
Tags: games, loss, psych, quotes, relationships, risk
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