To win AND to have fun

August 20, 2017

A funny way to win for White ^^ (Black to move)

“Two things matter: to win and to have fun. To win without having fun has no interest.”

Roger Etcheto, French rugby player and coach (19??-)


All quotes in the Dictionnary of quotes.


I prefer to lose…

December 11, 2016


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“I prefer to lose a really good game than to win a bad one.”

David Neil Lawrence Levy*, British IM of chess (1945-)

* David Levy is also the founder of the Computer Olympiads and the Mind Sports Olympiads.



Curious about the end? The complete game 26599 is available on MiGs history!


All quotes in the Dictionnary of quotes.