“Nobody ever won a chess game by resigning.”
- Savielly Tartakower
Avoid the crowd. Do your own thinking independently. Be the chess player, not the chess piece.
– Ralph Charell
"Life is like a chess game. If you play the right move, at the right time you’ll win the game."
One doesn’t have to play well, it’s enough to play better than your opponent.
– Siegbert Tarrasch
- magnus carlsen
Without the element of enjoyment, it is not worth trying to excel at anything.