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East Sussex, England
Submitted by quantumlee on February 28, 2015 at 8:39 PM.
Our world owes about 95 percent of its today's freedom and technology and everything that we call civilization and good values to the christians and jews. My fellow atheists should look around and must see through whom they have the freedom of speech...Read more »
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I'm a M.D/Family physician at age 53 .
Jogging, soccer, cricket, long distance walking, body building, swimming, diving are my favorite sports. Ju Jutsu is my favorite martial art. Yoga is very very refreshing and relaxing.
I'm really a science fiction, crime fiction and horror films maniac.
The Rock' n Roll era ( the 40's / 50's and 60's ) and traditional country music are my favorite music genres.
I'm very much interested in world matters, philosophy, physics, mathematics, medicine and chemistry.
If it hadn't been due to a misunderstanding after high school I would have become a mechanical engineer which was then actually my favorite profession.
I love my wife and children, they are everything for me. I love my relatives and good friends too.
As far as I can recall I've been playing chess since about 6 years of age but theoretically I've somewhat improved my chess knowledge only in the last 8 years.
I speak English / Turkish and somewhat German / French and Italian.
BTW Our world owes about 95 percent of its today's freedom and technology and everything that we call civilization and good values to the christians and jews. My fellow atheists should look around and must see through whom they have the freedom of speech before nonsensely assaulting christians and jews. If it weren't for them I am afraid that the world today which we call dear would be in the dark ages and suffering a lot from barbarians all around. Although my fellow atheists mostly attack christians still they owe this freedom of speech to the christian societies in which they live. They couldn't have considered to be this much free in islamic repression which we see in islamic countries. Therefore although I am a strong atheist I respect christians. I actually respect all other religions except islam which tortures even its own citizens and tortures everybody else who is not islam. If you are living in islamic rule you either get killed or tortured for your beliefs or either you live under repression and bigotry and wait till they torture or kill you and your beloved ones sooner or later and you don't even have the freedom to express your ideas other than islam. This is the truth about islam which we see in today's world in all islamic countries except Turkey (thanks to the great secular leader Atatürk).
Freedom of speech, freedom to express one's ideas and freedom of all kinds is so much valuable that it has cleared the pathway to our modern civilized world which we have in our hands today. And we owe 95 percent of all of this to christian nations. We still can be able to solve all our problems by this freedom and no other way otherwise with repression and bigotry we all will suffer.
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All 118 elements explained thoroughly
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Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake - The Kirov Ballet.
Linear Algebra by MIT / 35 lectures.
Electricity and Magnetism by MIT / 37 lectures.
Vibrations and waves by MIT / 24 lectures.
The Theoretical Minimum (QUANTUM MECHANICS)
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72 Michio Kaku videos.
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"GENS UNA SUMUS" (FIDE) ("We are all one family") (but according to Google it means "we are all one nation")
Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - either by themselves or by others... Mark Twain
"Leaves three, leave it be.." (said for poisonous plants)
"Red touches yellow, it can harm a fellow. Red touches black, it's okay for Jack." (said for the colors of poisonous and non-poisonous desert snakes)
This is a game of chess. We mustn't make the wrong move. (film)
If you don't prepare.... Then prepare to fail.
The will to win is worthless if you do not have the will to prepare.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.
SORROW, MY LOVE
by Carl Johnson
My Sorrow walks beside me.She shares these dark days.She does her best to hide meFrom the sun’s happy, hurtful rays.I cannot bear the joyOr brightness of the day.
Smiles and laughter just annoy,
Now my love has slipped away.At my love’s deathbed Sorrow met me.She promised she would stay,And never would forget me,Now my love has gone away.Sorrow lies with me in sleep.She wraps me in her arms.Pulling me down and deep,Into the dark waters of her charms.
She dances me into nightmaresWhere those like me despair,Trading memory’s gloomy waresAmid darkly dazzling prayer.Faithful mistress she will remain.I will never be alone.She fills my heart with white-hot painWhere once love’s gold light shone.She is my beautiful Sorrow,Shading me from all light.Until God’s pity I borrow,And join my love in endless night.
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A good player is always lucky.
You may learn much more from a game you lose than from a game you win. You will have to lose hundreds of games before becoming a good player.
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People who want to improve should take their defeats as lessons, and endeavor to learn what to avoid in the future. You must also have the courage of your convictions.
If you think your move is good, make it.
Chess is the art of analysis.
Yes, I have played a blitz game once. It was on a train, in 1929. ..Botvinnik.
You have to accustom yourself to practical study at home, you have to devote time to studies, to the history of chess, the development of chess, of chess culture.
If you are going to make your mark among masters, you have to work far harder and more intensively, or, to put it more exactly, the work is far more complex than that needed to gain the title of Master.
Above all else, before playing in competitions a player must have regard to his health, for if he is suffering from ill-health he cannot hope for success. In this connection the best of all tonics is 15 to 20 days in the fresh air, in the country.
Chess is the art which expresses the science of logic.
Chess mastery essentially consists of analyzing chess positions accurately.
Psychology is the most important factor in chess.
The ability to work hard for days on end without losing focus is a talent. The ability to keep absorbing new information after many hours of study is a talent.
If you wish to succeed, you must brave the risk of failure.
Playing rapid chess, one can lose the habit of concentrating for several hours in serious chess. That is why, if a player has big aims, he should limit his rapid play in favour of serious chess.
On the whole, the life of a chess professional is not as easy as it appears at first sight. One needs to devote some ten hours a day to chess and to everything connected with it - physical and psycholgical preparation.
Chess is like body-building. If you train every day, you stay in top shape. It is the same with your brain – chess is a matter of daily training.
It is important that you don’t let your opponent impose his style of play on you. A part of that begins mentally. At the chessboard if you start blinking every time he challenges you then in a certain sense you are withdrawing. That is very important to avoid.
Confidence is very important – even pretending to be confident. If you make a mistake but do not let your opponent see what you are thinking then he may overlook the mistake.
All that matters on the chessboard is good moves.
A strong memory, concentration, imagination, and a strong will is required to become a great chess player.
Your body has to be in top condition. Your Chess deteriorates as your body does. You can't separate body from mind.
Chess demands total concentration.
After a great deal of discussion in Soviet literature about the correct definition of a combination, it was decided that from the point of view of a methodical approach it was best to settle on this definition - A combination is a forced variation with a sacrifice.
In analysing complicated variations one must examine each branch of the tree once and once only.
When you have finished analysing all the variations and gone along all the branches of the tree of analysis you must first of all write the move down on your score sheet, before you play it.
The tactician must know what to do whenever something needs doing; the strategist must know what to do when nothing needs doing.
Many have become chess masters - no one has become the master of chess.
"Blitz chess kills your ideas." - Bobby Fischer.
"He who analyses blitz is stupid."
Haste, in playing chess is the great enemy.
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