Chess Quotes 756

"Excellence at chess is one mark of a scheming mind."
— A. Conan Doyle (in the mouth of Sherlock Holmes)

  from Stanton Nesbit

Chess Quotes

"O life, what art thou? Life seldom answers this question. But her silence is of little consequence, for schoolmasters and other men of good will are well-qualified to answer for her. She is, they inform us, a game. Which game? Bagatelle? No, life is serious, so not bagatelle, but any game that
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