“No one ever won a game by resigning”
Played a game today, (against an opponent I had -2 +0 =0 against),in which I played a move, then saw the seemingly very strong counter move for my opponent, starting to worry, and ... opponent played the move !!
Looking at options, started some hair pulling (or what is left of that), thinking even about resigning, but getting myself together and making the best out of the situation, and playing on and on, and ... not losing !! The Stockfish analysis afterwards showed another, surprising, part of the coin!
Here's also the Stockfish analysis :
Image : Tartakover, who had the quote "No one ever won a game by resigning".