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Hi! What is your favorite chess quote?

"Nobody ever won a chess game by resigning."~ Savielly Tartakower
"The Pin is mightier than the sword" ~Fred Reinfeld
"I don’ t believe in psychology. I believe in good moves" ~Bobby Fischer

"The best strategy for winning a game of chess is to checkmate the king." --Anonymous

mistakes are stepping stones to success

"Chess first of all teaches you to be objective." -- Alexander Alekhine

''Turning chess into poker and hoping for a 'bluff' is not one of my convictions.'' Tigran Petrosian

"The only winning move is not to play", a pessimistic view I guess, and it's not actually about chess.

"So okay, let's see what he wants to do here... I mean he takes I take, takes, takes. I can check, I don't have to do... I'll do it anyways, why not, why not. Maybe he'll take, maybe not, it's always a possibility... Wait! Did he blunder? Or am I just completely insane?.. Okay, so let's see"

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