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nice guys finish last

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Nice guys finish last definition

Winning requires toughness, even ruthlessness; attributed to professional baseball manager Leo Durocher.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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nice guys finish last


It is foolish to be fair and decent; look out only for yourself

[late 1940s+; attributed to the baseball manager Leo Durocher]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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