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In life, as in chess, forethought wins.
Advantage
Charles Buxton

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Life's too short for chess.
Chess
Henry J. Byron

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People are governed with the head; kindness of heart is little use in chess.
Reason
Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

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Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
Ideas
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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Were it not for imagination a man would be as happy in arms of a chambermaid as of a duchess.
Imagination
Samuel Johnson

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Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters.
Chess
Gary Kasparov

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Chess is ruthless: you've got to be prepared to kill people.
Chess
Nigel Short

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun