Chess Quotes 777

"...the initial position is decisive Zugzwang."
— Jon Speelman, The Observer Sunday 9 June 1996

Chess Quotes

GM Barcza was helping GM Szabo prepare for a candidates' tournament. They were working on a particular line but couldn't figure it all out. Barcza finally said, "It must be tried out! And let the better player win!" Szabo cried out, "That is exactly what I do not want to happen!"