Michael Botvinnik

Michael Botvinnik

6th World Chess Champion
If you are going to make your mark among masters, you have to work far harder and more intensively, or, to put it more exactly, the work is far more complex than that needed to gain the title of Master.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Chess cannot be taught. Chess can only be learned.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Memorization of variations could be even worse than playing in a tournament without looking in the books at all.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If Tal would learn to program himself properly, then it would become quite impossible to play against him.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A knight ending is really a pawn ending.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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