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  I failed to make the chess team because of my height.  
 -  Woody Allen
  

  Having good strategies in playing chess is often a good indication of being focused in life.  
 -  Martin Dansky
  

  These young guys are playing checkers. I'm out there playing chess.  
 -  Kobe Bryant
  

  Chess first of all teaches you to be objective.  
 -  Alexander Alekhine
  

  Ensemble is hard to do. It's like 3-D chess.  
 -  Eric Bogosian
  

  Chess is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very clever, when they are only wasting their time  
 -  George Bernard Shaw
  

  One cannot play chess if one becomes aware of the pieces as living souls and of the fact that the Whites and the Blacks have more in common with each other than with the players. Suddenly one loses all interest in who will be champion.  
 -  Anatol Rapoport
  

  Litigation is the pursuit of practical ends, not a game of chess.  
 -  Felix Frankfurter
  

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

  Chess is not only knowledge and logic.  
 -  Alexander Alekhine
  

  My problem with chess was that all my pieces wanted to end the game as soon as possible.  
 -  Dave Barry
  

  The chess-board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the universe, the rules of the game are what we call the laws of Nature. The player on the other side is hidden from us.  
 -  Thomas Henry Huxley
  

  A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.  
 -  Emo Philips
  

  God is always playing chess with us. He makes moves in our life & then sits back to see how we react to the challenges. So make the best moves always!  
 -  Unknown
  

  I believe that true beauty of chess is more than enough to satisfy all possible demands.  
 -  Alexander Alekhine
  

  I'm like Bush, I see the world more like checkers than chess.  
 -  Dennis Miller