Where there’s a will, there are many ways.

December 10, 2017

Albert Camus by Yousuf Karsh, 1954

“In truth the way matters but little; the will to arrive suffices.”

(The Myth of Sisyphus, 1942)

Albert Camus, French existentialist philosopher (1913-1960)

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There are many ways from there:

to there:

How many are you able to find?



Don’t be fooled!

December 3, 2017

Mikhail Chigorin (on the right) vs. Siegbert Tarrasch (on the left) in Berlin, 1905

“Mistrust is the most necessary characteristic of the chess [abalone] player.”

Siegbert Tarrasch, German chess champion (1862-1934)

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(click on the smileys to see the possible endgames)        .


Logic, the whole logic and nothing but the logic!

November 5, 2017

Bobby Fischer in 1962

“I don’t believe in psychology. I believe in good moves.”

Bobby Fischer, American chess grandmaster (1943-2008)


Black is putting pressure on you, but if you don’t loose your cool, you will win in 2 moves! (^_-)—☆

All quotes in the Dictionnary of quotes.