Alexander Alekhine

Alexander Alekhine

4th World Chess Champion (undefeated)
I think that for the highest achievements nowadays... need to have the stable as a rock scientific base. And also need to own modesty.More Alexander Alekhine quotes [02/03/2009 12:02:00]
In my opinion, a master is morally obliged to seize every sort of opportunity and to try to solve the problems of the position without fear of some simplifications.More Alexander Alekhine quotes [02/03/2009 12:02:00]
Oh! this opponent, this collaborator against your will, whose notion of beauty always differs from yours and whose means are often too limited for active assistance to your intentions!More Alexander Alekhine quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I study chess eight hours a day, on principle.More Alexander Alekhine quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As a rule, so-called "positional" sacrifices are considered more difficult, and therefore more praise-worthy, than those which are based exclusively on an exact calculation of tactical possibilities.More Alexander Alekhine quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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