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Who said something memorable or profound about chess.

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Who said “One bad move nullifies forty good ones”?

This quote is attributed both to Bernhard Horwitz and I.A. Horowitz, and I'd like to know which one said it. One thing that helps is they don't have overlapping lifespans. Bernhard Horwitz died in ...
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“Chess is art” who was the first one to use this quote?

Who was the very first one to ever use the quote "Chess is art"? Like who was the first one?
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What is the origin of Tal's expression “They can only take one at a time”?

The expression refers to aggressive attacking style where one side leaves multiple pieces attacked, but the opponent cannot take full advantage of it since "they can only take one at a time". Was this ...