Intelligence is what you use when you don't know what to do.— Jean Piaget
Joyful life is a game of chess quotes that are about life is like a game of chess
You must take your opponent into a deep dark forest where 2+2=5, and the path leading out is only wide enough for one
Whoever called snooker "chess with balls" was rude, but right.
In my games I have sometimes found a combination intuitively simply feeling that it must be there. Yet I was not able to translate my thought processes into normal human language.
A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.
Snooker is just chess with balls.
In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate.
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.
Some people think that if their opponent plays a beautiful game, it's OK to lose. I don't. You have to be merciless.
There are two types of sacrifices: correct ones and mine
I don't believe in psychology. I believe in good moves
Later, I began to succeed in decisive games.
Perhaps because I realized a very simple truth: not only was I worried, but also my opponent
These young guys are playing checkers. I'm out there playing chess.
We are a thick skinned people with emtpy souls.
We spend our days playing dice, chess, or sleeping - and we say we are the best people that ever came to mankind?
In order to improve your game you must study the endgame before everything else;
for, whereas the endings can be studied and mastered by themselves, the middlegame and the opening must be studied in relation to the endgame.
To play for a draw (at any rate with White) is to some degree a crime against chess.
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.
When you see a good move, look for a better one.
When I asked Fischer why he had not played a certain move in our game, he replied: 'Well, you laughed when I wrote it down!'
Of course, errors are not good for a chess game, but errors are unavoidable and in any case, a game without ant errors, or as they say 'flawless game' is colorless.
Chess is war over the board. The object is to crush the opponents mind.
Most players ... do not like losing, and consider defeat as something shameful. This is a wrong attitude. Those who wish to perfect themselves must regard their losses as lessons and learn from them what sorts of things to avoid in the future.
Fischer is Fischer, but a knight is a knight!
The ability to play chess is the sign of a gentleman.
The ability to play chess well is the sign of a wasted life.
The turning point in my career came with the realization that Black should play to win instead of just steering for equality.
The passed Pawn is a criminal, who should be kept under lock and key.
Mild measures, such as police surveillance, are not sufficient
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Help your pieces so they can help you
Education in Chess has to be an education in independent thinking and judging.
Chess must not be memorized.
Chess is everything: art, science, and sport.
Many Chess players were surprised when after the game, Fischer quietly explained: 'I had already analyzed this possibility' in a position which I thought was not possible to foresee from the opening
The hardest game to win is a won game
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The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability as opposed to resilience and hard work, we will be brittle in the face of adversity.
My freshman year of high school I joined the chess and math clubs.