Max Euwe

Max Euwe

Capablanca did not apply himself to opening theory (in which he never therefore achieved much), but delved deeply into the study of end-games and other simple positions which respond to technique rather than to imagination.More Max Euwe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Poor Capablanca! Thou wert a brilliant technician, but no philosopher. Thou wert not capable of believing that in chess, another style could be victorious than the absolutely correct one.More Max Euwe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The essence of Capablanca's greatness is his rare talent for avoiding all that can complicate or confuse the conflict.More Max Euwe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Alekhine is a poet who creates a work of art out of something that would hardly inspire another man to send home a picture post cardMore Max Euwe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Alekhine's real genius is in the preparation and construction of a position, long before combinations or mating attacks come into consideration at all.More Max Euwe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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