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post #159 of (permalink) Old 02-01-2013, 08:21 AM
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Re: Favourtie Quotes

Originally Posted by Mae View Post
I know nothing about chess. I just thought it was an interesting quote about making the next to last mistake instead of just making the last mistake.

"I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity." - Edgar Allan Poe
It's not bad. Tartakower was quite a character, though. A couple of other famous chess quotes from him are: "It's not enough to be a good player, you also have to play well" and "Moral victories don't count".
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