Emanuel Lasker

Emanuel Lasker

... in itself the title of world champion does not give any significicant advantages, if it is not acknowledged by the entire chess world, and a champion who does not have the chess world behind him is, in my view, a laughing-stock.More Emanuel Lasker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most intelligent inspection of any number of fine paintings will not make the observer a painter, nor will listening to a number of operas make the hearer a musician, but good judges of music and painting may so be formed. Chess differs from these. The intelligent perusal of fine games cannot fail to make the reader a better player and a better judge of the play of others.More Emanuel Lasker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You should keep in mind no names, nor numbers, nor isolated incidents, not even results, but only methods..The method produces numerous results; a few of these will remain in our memory, and as long as they remain few, they are useful to illustrate and to keep alive the rules which order a thousand results.More Emanuel Lasker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The laws of chess do not permit a free choice: you have to move whether you like it or not.More Emanuel Lasker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Education in Chess has to be an education in independent thinking and judging. Chess must not be memorized...More Emanuel Lasker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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