Chess Quotes 727

"Whereas the tactician knows what to do when there is something to do, it requires the strategian to know what to do when there is nothing to do"
— Gerald ABRAHAMS (this seems to be fairly free translation of one of TARTAKOVER's aphorisms).

Chess Quotes

Chess players
"Who is your opponent tonight?"
"Tonight I am playing against the Black pieces"
— A. RUBINSTEIN (via ilias kastanas)