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Never time-out of a match that should have been surrendered...it is unchivalrous!
"The blunders are all on the board just waiting to be made."
I can't remember who said it. lol
The Immortal "WHY MUST I LOSE TO THIS IDIOT?!!" Game.Saemisch vs Nimzowitsch, 1925 (A40) Queen's Pawn Game, 50 moves, 1-0
Alexander Alekhine, after crushing everyone at the famous 1930 San Remo tournament with no losses:
"Doo00OOdz! I am teh chess Maxstor3, everyone else is teh chess Suxsore, w00T w00T !"
Chess is madenning.
The Queen, The Queen she is very mean!
How to kill 2 pieces at once? Ah yes a fork!
help your pieces so they can help you
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" ----
"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
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