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There are tough players and nice guys, and I'm a tough player. (Quote by - Bobby Fischer)

The way he plays Chess demonstrates a man's whole nature. (Quote by - Stanley Ellin)

You cannot play at Chess if you are kind-hearted. (Quote by - French Proverb)

Via the squares on the chessboard, the Indians explain the movement of time and the age, the higher influences which control the world and the ties which link Chess with the human soul. (Quote by - Al-Masudi)

We don't have the luxury of surprise that we once had. It's always a chess game, and you're trying to stay one move ahead of the competition. (Quote by - Joe Tiller)

I could go out to the studio he had in L.A. and hang around with him. We'd play chess. I later learned that was a real privilege. (Quote by - Rick Blackburn)

When the Chess game is over, the Pawn and the King go back to the same box. (Quote by - Irish saying)

That's what Chess is all about. One day you give your opponent a lesson, the next day he gives you one. (Quote by - Bobby Fischer)

Every time I win a tournament I have to think that there is something wrong with modern chess. (Quote by - Viktor Korchnoi)

It's an exciting sport to watch. It's a chess match, that's active. (Quote by - Robert Locke)

Strategy requires thought, tactics require observation. (Quote by - Max Euwe)

Chess is imagination. (Quote by - David Bronstein)

Chess is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very clever, when they are only wasting their time. (Quote by - George Bernard Shaw)

With chess, it's not an amusement. It's not a passive game. It takes thinking and anticipating and skill. There's strategy. (Quote by - Ken Siver)

Place the contents of the Chess box in a hat, shake them up vigorously, pour them on the board from a height of two feet, and you get the style of Steinitz. (Quote by - H. E. Bird)

If cunning alone were needed to excel, women would be the best Chess players. (Quote by - Albin)

It's a chess match. You play the game. (Quote by - Frank Cignetti Jr)

Discovered check is the dive bomber of the Chessboard. (Quote by - Reuben Fine)

Play the opening like a book, the middle game like a magician, and the endgame like a machine. (Quote by - Spielmann)

Man is a frivolous, a specious creature, and like a Chess player, cares more for the process of attaining his goal than for the goal itself. (Quote by - Dostoyevsky)

Chess is a part of culture and if a culture is declining then Chess too will decline. (Quote by - Mikhail Botvinnik)

We cannot resist the fascination of sacrifice, since a passion for sacrifices is part of a Chessplayer's nature. (Quote by - Rudolf Spielman)

Whoever sees no other aim in the game than that of giving checkmate to one's opponent will never become a good Chess player. (Quote by - Euwe)

Chess is a sea in which a gnat may drink and an elephant may bathe. (Quote by - Hindu proverb)

I've heard it called playing chess and pool at the same time, with people, because it's all about outwitting your opponent and knowing the angles. It requires a lot of training and practice. (Quote by - Matthew Clausen)


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