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lose a good one. I would rather do my very best and still lose than win easily. If you're not challenged, you don't grow!
"I think thats a really bad atitude, what if all great people in history would have thought so... even though we never be anything more then mediocre not giving the best and strive for the best is a sin in my opinion"
I think you will find many so called "great" people got to be so due to the enthusiasm and enjoyment for their pursuits rather than the sheer motivation of topping their respective fields.
However, the fact remains that for you and me and for many others chess will and can only ever be a hobby. Spending time on a hobby comprised boring/bad games can only amount to a wasted existence.
you make a very interesting point about the enthusiam i guess i must go back to reading the wsj
I rather lose a good game. I do not feel proud to win a game that I played like crap.
I don't have this problem. I lose them all
by Crazychessplaya 3 minutes ago
I'm confused by today's puzzle...
by DannyPower 5 minutes ago
I have a problem.
by guy65 8 minutes ago
Grandmasters should play more with amateurs not themselves
by TRextastic 9 minutes ago
KID with 1...e5 against the English
by TwoMove 12 minutes ago
8/30/2016 - Winning Clean
by some1new 13 minutes ago
Beating an arch-opponent in a cool opening
by solskytz 14 minutes ago
by super-bird 17 minutes ago
Just played my first game with zero inaccuracies
by DavidPeters2 22 minutes ago
The double rook sacrifice opening
by Mr_Penings 22 minutes ago
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