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But compared with the task of selecting a piece of French pastry held by an impatient waiter a move in chess is like reaching for ...
People's affections can be as thin as paper; life is like a game of chess, changing with each move.
It's a great huge game of chess that's being played--all over the world--if this is the world at all, you know. Oh, what fun it is ...
In chess we find several quite crisp distinctions that can also be discerned rather more problematically in the larger game of lif ...
And we shall play a game of chess,
Pressing lidless eyes and waiting for a knock upon the door.
The chess-board is the world; the pieces are the phenomena of the universe; the rules of the game are what we call the laws of Nat ...
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Diplomacy is a game of chess in which the nations are checkmated.
The sailor is frankness, the landsman is finesse. Life is not a game with the sailor, demanding the long head--no intricate game o ...
In poker there is, of course, no attempt to disguise the aggressive element. Poker is a fighting game, a game in which each player ...
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