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You must lead your opponent into a dark forest where 2+2=5 and the path out is only big enough for one - Mikhail Tal
Chess is everything, art, science and sport - Anatoly Karpov
64 squares ........ 32 pieces......... PERFECT GAME.
Chess is beautiful,a game of chess is like a piece of music.
But chess is not life,life is far more wonderful than chess,
If you only play chess,then chess is boring ,you are wasting your time.I believe.
Modern Chess is too much concerned with things like Pawn Structure. Forget it, Checkmate ends the game. (Nigel Short)
"There Are Two Types Of Sacrifices; The Correct Ones And Mine" - Mikhail Tal
"As for me, give me chess or give me death..."
a men who can defeat his own fears; can conquer victory! Fear of loosing, fear of deception fear of defeat against another opponent. fear of death, even checkmate. like in chess and life is not always about rainbows and butterflies, to some victory is whats important but learning from mistakes is a great virtue. a real chess player is one who accept defeat falls down many times learns to get up. what can a man actually learns from victory? For it takes defeat to understand if not u will always make the same mistake over and over" ----
protect the king and everyone else will follow
"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.................
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