To many people chess is an extreme sport. It requires thinking.
The brave soldiers die. The cowards survive and write the history.
I will build the best Potemkin village for you, my love!
He is insatiable in love. His wife is a great cook.
An aphorism needn’t be true, but it should sound true.
Answers were always important, but they were seldom easy.
The slope contains many wonders not found at the summit.
It is the curse of the competent―not to be called upon.
There is music you never hear unless you play it yourself.
A definition is the enclosing a wilderness of idea within a wall of words.
The flame that burns Twice as bright burns half as long.
The only way to fight nostalgia is to listen to somebody else’s nostalgia
On ne peut pas tout avoir. Et puis d’abord où le mettrait-on?