Chess Quotes 780

All openings are sound below master level.

Choose an opening... which is sound, regardless of fluctuations in current theory.
[HOROWITZ and REINFIELD, in recommending the Sicilian Dragon(!)]

when I'm white I win because I am white, when I'm black I win because I am Bogulyubov"

— -- all from Peter BALLARD

Chess Quotes

"Chess, like the tomb, levels all grades of conventional rank and distinction and reserves its high places for the best players."