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Famous Chess Quotes

  • webmaster
  • | May 8, 2007
  • | 303168 views
  • | 3943 comments

Everyone feel free to post any famous chess quotes they know!

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  • 4 years ago

    HairBall1

    Tactics are the heart of chess.  They are always there, all of the time.

    Pawns are the backbone of chess.  They form the structure around which the other pieces move.

    Checkmate is the soul of chess.  It is the ultimate goal of every game.

  • 4 years ago

    Rafchess

    Innocentmistakes are not the ladder to sucess!

  • 4 years ago

    kayla10

    a knight on the rim is dim

  • 4 years ago

    Javan64

    Blitz chess kills your ideas.  -  Bobby Fischer

  • 4 years ago

    King_of_pawns

    "Chess is like women, I can't figure it out."

  • 4 years ago

    djaninis

    Just as it is important to stay fit physically chess keeps me mentally fit.

  • 4 years ago

    antioxidant

    chess is a medicine to my mind,it rids me of idle thinking

  • 4 years ago

    Rafchess

    Cryif 99% is tactics, remaining 1% is YOU !!

  • 4 years ago

    Tx_xyler

    If you win....you deserve it....And

    if you lose...just accept the fact....u deserve to lose....

  • 4 years ago

    Dornford

    Chess is like life… You start off with black and white on opposite sides, then things develop and you end up with all the fun of them mixed up together. No hang on a moment, I am thinking of South Africa. Yes that’s it. Chess is like South Africa…

  • 4 years ago

    king17

    The pawn is the soul of chess..........

  • 4 years ago

    MrTTomato

    A knight on the rim is dim.

  • 4 years ago

    Javan64

    Thanks to the Polgars the adjective 'men's' before events and the 'affirmative action' women's titles such as Woman Grandmaster have become anachronisms (though thay are still in use).  -  Garry Kasparov

  • 4 years ago

    Rafchess

    Coolmany people many talks but no real chess vision!!!

  • 4 years ago

    GM_DoMiNg

    raseac_23,,mali ka,,not by the mistake but a blunder!! XD

  • 4 years ago

    Leiben_JohanZ

    ...thank u chess.com!! i loved it... ^_* tsk tsk

  • 4 years ago

    Pinoy_Tigran

    I will not forgot the day we play chess, the man they call 'the greatest boxer of our era' Manny 'Pacman' Pacquiao...aurel

  • 4 years ago

    ethan31

    "The man who said 'tactics  is 99% chess' might as well have said 'and 99% of the fun, too!'"--Fred Reinfeld

  • 4 years ago

    Caesar_23

    "A game is always won through a mistake."

  • 4 years ago

    gauthu23

    chess is like a game of two kingdoms fighting and sacrifising the game

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