Chess Quotes 759

"As one by one I mowed them down, my superiority soon became apparent."
— CAPABLANCA, My Chess Career

  (You could look at that statement as astounding egotism or the simple truth, and either way I guess you'd probably be right. - Timothy Hanke)

Chess Quotes

"The essence of chess is thinking about what chess is."
— (David Bronstein, quoted in NIC's ad for J. H. Donner's book: _The King, Chess Pieces_).

  via Bill Magdalene