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"SACRIFICE IS GIVEN UP SOMETIMES GOOD SOMETIMES BETTER".
" When playing a chess game, handle to place the board in such position so that your opponent´s eyes get dazzled by the sunlight".
Ruy López de Segura (Zafra, Badajoz, c. 1540 – Madrid, c. 1580
“Play the opening like a doll, the middle game like a pal, and the endgame like a virgin”
when you see a good move you are not blind
When you see a good move, look for a better one-Emmanuel Lasker
every grandmaster was once a beginner
I want your queen with my two knights!!! But if I should let it be done over the chess board!?
chess is my drug of choice
The Tartakower quote I have been looking for goes along the lines of:
'He was doing ok until he started thinking for himself'
If anyone finds it send it to me.
Chess is impossible...
Chess is like life… You can end up with thrusting positions, positions you have never tried before and positions that require a lot of intricacy in the middle. No sorry I haven’t a clue, I am getting confused with reading the Kama Sutra. Yes that’s right. Chess is like reading the Kama Sutra… (Ivan Other, Point operator, Trans Siberian Raliway and chess player).
Chess is just before god ...if not chess is all.................
"My love of dynamic complications often led me to avoid simplicity when perhaps it was the wisest choice." Garry Kasparov
Anyone can sacrifice a Queen. The trick is getting away with it.
"The biggest problem I see among People who want to excel in chess - and business and life in general - is not trusting their insticts enough. Too often they rely on having all the information, which forces them to a conclusion. This effectively reduces them to the role of a microprocessor ..." - Garry Kasparov
How come Bush Administration killed Fischer? That's new for me!
Chess is war, of art.
...Learn from the past and analyse the consequences of our choice.
"Life is like a chess game, you can't return the past but if you analyze the present situation, you can change the consequence."
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