Quotations About Chess
"We learn by Chess: the habit of not being discouraged by present bad appearances in the state of our affairs, the habit of hoping for a favorable chance, and that of persevering in the secrets of resources." -Benjamin Franklin
“The queen was my favorite chess piece. Unlike the women I knew in real life, she was powerful. Her job was to defend her husband at all costs, because while he was weak and practically defenseless—only allowed to move one square at a time—she was the strongest player on the board, hindered by no restrictions at all.” ―Rachel Vincent
“In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate.” ―Isaac Asimov
Your own quotations about chess and thoughts?